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RF Systems Performance Engineer I

RF Systems Performance Engineer I| Network | Westborough, MA, USA

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The Associate Engineer – System Performance is responsible for collecting and using hourly and daily service measurement data to optimize the network and reduce lost calls and ineffective attempts as well as decreased throughput; creating new cell site translations and neighbor lists in support of regional build program activity; and supporting System Performance and RF Engineers in evaluating and improving areas of poor coverage by identifying system performance problems (dropped calls, static, interference and throughput  degrade). Other responsibilities include: reporting problems to appropriate engineers; resolving customer service issues; and assisting in implementing solutions; collecting drive test data in support of performance evaluations and build program prioritization; troubleshooting and resolving customer complaints and trouble tickets; creating maps for network optimization and planning; and conducting special engineering studies to support continued KPI improvement.


BS in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent work experience required

0-1 year of experience in the cellular or telecommunications’ industry

General understanding and or working knowledge in one or more of the following platforms and/or technologies:
System Performance including: RF System Optimization techniques for voice and data for Ericsson and/or Lucent infrastructure
System Design including: CDMA\LTE
Operating systems and applications including: UNIX, Windows, MS Office
Proficient in office computer applications: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access

Experience with GPS, post-processing tools such as Actix, Windcatcher, Spectrum Analyzers, Data-Pro/QXDM pilot scanners a plus.
Ability to demonstrate good analytical troubleshooting skills. Demonstrate the ability to perform the job functions with general guidance, and understand the job, department's, and company’s expectations and goals - Demonstrate decision making skills via appropriate use of available information and data; making sound decisions with minimal support from management; and being responsible for specific projects or definable portions of larger projects or processes - Demonstrate leadership skills, commitment to excellence, following company values and policies with integrity, initiating action accepting responsibility for results, maintaining good interpersonal relationships with team members, and making quality decisions – Demonstrate innovative ability by trying alternate solutions to resolve issues, and adjusting to a dynamic, changing business environment - Demonstrate organizational and planning skills by developing and completing concise project plans, and completing projects in a methodical fashion – Demonstrate good communication skills by communicating, verbally and in writing, in a clear and concise manner; listening attentively; applying appropriate grammar; and integrating large volumes of information from multiple sources - Ability to work flexible hours and support night or weekend work as needed - Overnight travel may be required. Driver's License required.

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Job ID: 333798