What you’ll be doing...

The RF Engineer IV contributes to the RF Design of the regional wireless network.

  • Search area issuance, candidate assessment, approvals, Macro / Smalls Designs and RF design support for bringing these solutions on-air.
  • Redesign mature network areas to minimize capacity constraints and improve SINR while working with other areas of the network to ensure performance fixes/initiatives are in place.
  • Use internal tools (FUZE, ATOLL) to process regulatory compliance.
  • Perform Macro/Small Cell Design/In Building design including antenna selection and placement, utilizing knowledge of 5G, LTE, CDMA 1x, EVDO and microwave to contribute in network design are key responsibilities.
  • Work on new cell sites, making sure site is properly integrated into the network and optimized for peak performance.
  • Find and resolve system issues on the network by utilizing traditional and non-traditional means.
  • Interact with cross-functional teams to deploy and optimize components for best efficiency and reliability.
  • Provide subject matter expertise. Help train new team members and mentors current engineers.
  • Participate in various trials for new technology, antennas, Radios and tools.
  • Leading large scale regional wide projects for RF Design.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant experience.
  • Five years or more of experience in the cellular or telecommunications industry with direct experience in RF Design & Optimization.
  • Model tuning experience.
  • Valid Driver’s license.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Master degree.
  • Knowledge of RF theory and practice as well as 5G/LTE/VoLTE Technology.
  • Knowledge of propagation modeling software such as Planet EV, Atoll, etc.
  • Proficient in office computer applications: Various RF tools such as MapInfo, post-processing software, etc., MS office.
  • Knowledge of SQL scripting, VB Scripting, other professional software.
  • Analytic, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Capability to be flexible to attempt alternate solutions to resolve issues and seamlessly adjust to a dynamic, changing business environment.
  • Organizational time management, prioritization and project planning skills.
  • Leadership skills.

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When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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