Engineer-RF - II

Company: Apex Systems ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
5 to 7 years
Not Specified
Job Description

RF Engineer II - Design

Charlotte, NC


Apex Systems is seeking candidates for a RF Engineering opportunity in Charlotte, NC contributing to the design of the regional cellular network.


  • Creating search areas within their geographic area of responsibility
  • Working with the performance team to understand area and issues within his/her sector
  • Working with System Performance counterpart to understand issues and help reduce Lost Calls and Ineffective Attempts within their sector.
  • Creating and supplying cell site translations
  • Performing drive testing to evaluate search area candidate as necessary
  • Preparing FCC/FAA and FAS submissions in a timely manner
  • Performing radio engineering evaluation for system planning and site acquisition
  • Beginning to identify location specific needs for new cells taking baseline, performance, capacity, and population into consideration
  • Evaluating coverage problems and requirements for coverage cells.
  • Requirements

  • BS in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent work experience in the cellular or telecommunications industry.
  • General understanding and or working knowledge in one or more of the following platforms and/or technologies: Voice cells
  • Infrastructure including: Lucent, Motorola, Nortel, CDMA data Digital
  • Communications including: DS1, DS3, Fiber, ISDN
  • Operating systems and applications including: UNIX, Windows, MS Office Wireless data service including: CDPD, CDMA, CSD, STP, RF Fingerprinting Analog, CDMA, Flexent Modular cells (CDMA & PCS), RMT software, and 3G technology
  • Test equipment including: T-Birds, DataPro, pilot scanners, baseline equipment, spectrum analyzers RF System Optimization techniques for voice and data for Nortel, Motorola, and/or Lucent infrastructure Should have a good understanding of engineering concepts, and must show aptitude and desire to learn and advance in a technical field.
  • Proficient in office computer applications: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access. 5 to 7 years of experience.
  • To be considered for this role, send resumes to John Sweeney at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] with the subject line “RF Design II – Charlotte”

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