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What you’ll be doing...

The Senior System Performance engineer leads the regional performance team in new equipment/feature trials and vendor evaluations. Conducts new product evaluations and develops qualification studies relative to macro, In-Building, oDAS and 5G specific deployments.

  • Analyzing our network’s capacity and coverage, and looking for ways to make improvements.
  • Implementing various system performance improvement plans.
  • Recommending and evaluating the impact of new cells.
  • Monitoring and troubleshooting system problems.
  • Coordinating intersystem optimization.
  • Investigates and resolves interference or FCC compliance issues between Verizon Wireless and other wireless carriers.
  • Generates new processes and procedures to aid System Performance engineers in large venue DAS and in-building solution optimization. (CDMA, EVDO, and LTE).
  • Develops long range plans for system performance improvement and parameter standardization / customization.
  • Monitors and analyzes market and cluster level performance results and executes corrective action and future optimization plans.
  • Collaborates with other Network groups, (e.g., Real Estate, RF Design, HQ Engineering, Construction, etc.).
  • Manages multiple projects at a time.
  • Utilizes multiple tools to optimize system performance

What we’re looking for...

Never satisfied with the status quo, you thrive on continuous improvement. You have a strong domain experience in performance management tools, call processing, frequency planning, and all aspects of cellular networks. You enjoy the process of solving complex issues while empowering the team around you to do the same.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Willingness to work some nights.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in electrical engineering.
  • Experience in the cellular industry. Ideally, with network experience.
  • Experience with optimization and troubleshooting of DAS systems.
  • Experience with RF propagation tools and radio test equipment, like Ascm, DataPro, Spectrum Analyzers, Actix, Windcatcher, or RF Scanners.
  • Understanding of intermodulation, distortion, interference detection, and mitigation techniques.
  • Understanding of antenna characteristics or antenna system design and selection.
  • Understanding of frequency planning constraints and requirements such as C/I, co and adjacent channel criteria.
  • Understanding of LTE, VoLTE, Evdo, or CDMA

Equal Employment Opportunity

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