What you’ll be doing...

Join Verizon as we continue to expand our industry-leading network to improve the ways people, businesses, and things connect. Verizon is positioned to lead in the emergence of new technologies like our best-in-class 5G network and the Internet of Things (IoT) to impact a wide variety of industries including healthcare, education, manufacturing, public safety, government, and many others. We are in the midst of historic breakthroughs in connectivity and mobility to blend the physical and the digital through cutting-edge technologies such as virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, nanotechnologies, 3D printing, wearables, and advanced robotics. As part of this team, you will play a critical role in our network transformation through building a unified network across all lines of business and maintaining the technology that keeps millions of our customers connected.

Our people are our most valuable assets, but our equipment is pretty important too. As a Cell Site Engineer, you’ll be out in the field keeping our facilities and equipment in top form by maintaining several locations in your assigned area. You’ll be upgrading and maintaining cell sites and installations, performing regular maintenance, keeping inventories and completing audits. You’ll also be analyzing our network coverage and finding ways to make it even better.

  • Performing optimization, troubleshooting, and maintenance of base station equipment, RF transmitters, and Fiber network.
  • Testing fiber network and integrate network hardware to bring new products on-air and enhance customer experience.
  • Analyzing network coverage to find gaps, making recommendations to improve coverage, and helping to implement those recommendations.
  • Conducting routine, preventative maintenance on assigned cell sites to identify potential issues during general site inspections.
  • Complying with company- and industry-wide standard directives to maintain network performance and enhance efficiency.

What we’re looking for...

You’re tech savvy and well-versed in all things telecommunications. Working independently suits you well. You’re also thorough, vigilant, and on top of the details—someone people count on to solve problems and to keep them from happening in the first place.

You’ll need to have:

  • Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Even better if you have:

  • A technical degree in Electronics or Telecommunications.
  • Experience troubleshooting antenna systems from transmitter to antenna using tools like a spectrum analyzer.
  • Expertise in PIM/VSWR/MIMO/RET including knowledge of fiber and LTE remote radio heads.
  • Electronics training in telecommunications, two-way radio, paging, or microwave radio.
  • Training in data communications, digital communications, operating systems and applications, computer support, scripting, project management, or power.
  • Experience with Lucent, Motorola, Nokia, Samsung, or Ericsson, base station equipment with LTE or CDMA technology.
  • Telecom experience such as T1, DACS, or OMP.
  • Experience with dark and lit fiber testing using equipment such as OTDR, fiberscope,
  • Computer support experience, including troubleshooting PC hardware and configurations.
  • Power experience such as Galaxy, Lorain, or DC distribution systems.
  • Willingness to travel occasionally as needed.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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