RF Engineer 8/18/2016

BridgePointe Partners Walnut Creek, CA

Company
BridgePointe Partners
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28567484
AJE Ref #
575921462
Location
Walnut Creek, CA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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TOOLS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

* ATOLL
* Siterra
* MapInfo thematic map creation
* Microsoft Office suite of products (advanced experience level)
* Google Earth / .kml import
* Other desired tools (a plus):
* Geoplan

The RF Engineer is responsible for contributing in the RF Design of the regional wireless network. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Creates small cell polygons within geographic area by taking into consideration baseline, performance issues, capacity, topography, and population.
Working with the performance team to improve Key Performance Indicators within his/her area.

* Working with traffic and implementation counterparts to understand capacity improvements needed in the network.
* Evaluate small cell antennas and equipment for performance and future growth.
* Conduct site walks to assess feasible candidates for small cell nodes
* Utilizes propagation tools and other RF related equipment such as MapInfo, GeoPlan, ATOLL for site candidate comparison, propagation and coverage review and selection.
* Evaluate the effects of path loss on the received signal strength in various signal propagation environments (examples might include flat terrain, rolling hills, urbanized areas, and indoor environments [such as buildings or tunnels] with losses caused by walls, ceilings, etc.).