What you’ll be doing...

Our network engineering team keeps us ahead of the competition. As an RF Engineer, you will be learning to redesign and optimize a mature network to minimize capacity constraints and improve SINR while working with other areas of the network to ensure performance fixes and initiatives are in place. You’ll play a key role in making sure our customers continue to enjoy the crystal-clear connections and top-notch call performance that we’re known for.

  • Managing search area issuance, candidate assessment, and approvals.
  • Partnering with System Performance to improve various network KPIs.
  • Using internal tools to process regulatory compliance.
  • Working on new cell sites, making sure the site is properly integrated into the network and optimized for peak performance.
  • Performing Macro/Small Cell design/In Building design, including antenna selection and placement.
  • Using knowledge of GSM, LTE, CDMA 1x, EVDO, 5G NR, WiFi and microwave to contribute to network design.
  • Leading the network into automation using python scripting and network management/orchestration tools.
  • Building methods for detecting network impairment and potential outages before they impact customers.
  • Troubleshooting network issues, including app issues masquerading as network issues.

    What we’re looking for...

    You take ownership of issues and their successful resolution. You’re proactive, a committed team player, driven to find improvement opportunities, and creative and persistent in solving problems. Your superior time management, prioritization, and planning skills help you thrive in a dynamic work environment.

    You’ll need to have:

    • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.
    • Experience in RF and LTE/VoLTE technology.
    • Valid Driver’s license.
    • Willingness to travel.

    Even better if you have:

    • A degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or computer science.
    • Experience leading complex projects across multiple work groups
    • Knowledge of propagation modeling software such as Planet EV or Atoll.
    • Knowledge of various RF tools such as Mapinfo or post processing software.
    • Understanding of LTE network KPIs and key parameters.
    • Understanding of the 7 Layer OSI model and applicable operation and E2E troubleshooting at the application layer.
    • Knowledge of SQL scripting or VB Scripting.
    • Knowledge Python, C++, java, Tableau and other languages.
    • Knowledge of Excel, including VB macro creation and worksheet manipulation.

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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.

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.