3G RF Engineer

  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: USA - United States of America - CALIFORNIA United States of America CALIFORNIA
  • Date Posted: June 10, 2019

We, at First Point Group, are growing together with our clients in the Industry, in a fast paced technology driven environment where 5G Networks are now a reality, that is why we need people like you to be part of this amazing technology transition journey.

3G RF Engineer

Ericsson 3G RF experience is required
? Minimum seven (7) years of RF engineering experience. Minimum three to four years of recent experience in radio network design, implementation and tuning/optimization on WCDMA systems.
? Past Leadership experience in at least five UMTS projects. One project must be the leader for all technical activities in a large scale (major metropolitan area or state wide geographic area) and responsibilities must include technical organization and oversight of work and demonstrated excellence in communications with team, project manager, and customer.
? Experience in working with different RAB services – CS, PS, HSDPA and EUL
? Understanding of signalling in between different interface specially Uu, Iub, Iur, Iu-Cs and Iu-Ps Design
? Detailed understanding of the link budget
? Have used the planning tools such as Aircom Asset3G, Planet EV, Atoll
? Detailed understanding of inputs required, and how to create a new project in a planning tool
? Able to perform model tuning
? Have used the ACP (Automatic Cell Planning) tool, preferably Wines, Arieso
? Able to make recommendations to improve a network design (cell plan)
? Detailed understanding of Monte Carlos Analysis.
? Experience in Scrambling Code and Neighbor planning. Tuning
? Able to make recommendations in parameter changes, feature activations on drive test data to improve the system performance.
? Detailed understanding of optimization tools such as TEMS investigation, Actix, Agilent
? Experience in tuning a loaded network, and understand the difference between artificial and real traffic loading
? Detailed understanding of Layer 3 messaging
? Able to collect and analyze drive data and performance statistics, and solve complex issues
? Knowledge on how IRAT procedures can affects the overall Service Quality both for PS and CS traffic
? Suggests improvements to tools
? Understand the impact of adding 2nd carrier/ 3rd carrier on the network Optimization
? Has the competence to implement and experiment on RAN features relative to traffic analysis
? Understands the relationship between Soft/Softer Handovers and Network Capacity, and how to optimize both.
? Detailed knowledge of the Ericsson OSS, and how to operate the optimization tools.
? Detailed knowledge of KPIs and able to make recommendations to improve them
? Understand how enhance uplink tuning is performed
? Detailed understanding and experience in HSDPA optimization

Feel welcome to apply if you consider this job requirement is a great march with your working experience.