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Date :
2-1-2018
Address :
6450 Sprint Pkwy
Location :
Overland Park, KS US
Req # :
237596BR
Job Description :
Job Summary

RF Engineer III, Sprint Corporation, Overland Park, KS

Serve as Subject Matter Expert in technologies such as CDMA, EVDO, LTE & VoLTE, and analyze vendor recommendations for the network to ensure technical goals and business objectives. Use design tools such ATOLL and Alteryx to generate RF predictions for identifying poor coverage areas, identifying optimal azimuth and tilt settings and maintaining an updated database. Engineer to be equipped with knowledge of microwave path analysis, interference analysis, frequency coordination, cell site equipment layout, parameter definition, and ancillary equipment. Responsible for design of all sites types, inclusive of Macro cells, Mini Macro/Small cells, Repeaters, oDAS, and iDAS. Work to improve network performance and customer experience through key KPI metrics such as call failures, call drops, downlink and uplink, SINR, RSRP, RSRQ, BLER, and MCS distribution. Understand Layer 3 Messaging and protocols between the device and cell station for RF troubleshooting. Perform LTE capacity optimization of multi-carrier and multi-band load equalization. Create RF design sheets, CIQ’s and NST’s for new site integration and commissioning. Actively communicate with all stake holders as key issues arise in new technologies or features become available for implementation. Comply with Sprint’s Driver Safety Policy and guidelines.

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related degree plus 4 years of experience. Related work experience must include: demonstrated experience with OEM (Ericsson, Samsung, and Nokia) hardware such as baseband units, radios, passive and active combiners; experience with various antenna models, patterns, performance and limitations such as fading and minimum spacing limitation. Experience must also include CDMA, EVDO and LTE scripting using network tools such CACP, CPS, OSS-RBS element manager, Samsung-LSM, and Nokia NETACT; demonstrated experience with LTE\\CDMA\\EVDO OMs and their implications; experience troubleshooting user issue through call trace records and call summary logs; use of OEM tools including Newtun, ERA, or related in conjunction with ATOLL ACP (automatic cell planning) to improve targeted KPI including SINR, RSRQ, RSRP; experience with signal analyzer, signal generators, scanner, spectrum analyzer, antenna and RF filters. Remote work is permitted, however, at least 25% travel is required to the surrounding areas of Albuquerque, NM and El Paso, TX. Sprint is a background screening, drug screening, and E-Verify participating employer and considers qualified candidates with criminal histories consistent with applicable law. EOE Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans/Disabled.

Preferred Qualifications

At Sprint, we're more than just talk. We've changed the way people communicate, how they work and how they stay connected on the go. Sprint is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Behind every decision we make, there is a passion and drive to develop technologies to enhance and simplify our customers' lives.

Are you ready for the big time?
Sprint is a background screening, drug screening, and E-Verify participating employer and considers qualified candidates with criminal histories consistent with applicable law. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.


Metro Area

US-KS-Overland Park

Sprint is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has been recognized for its commitment to diversity and creating an inclusive workplace where all employees’ backgrounds, talents and contributions are valued. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nation origin, disability or protected veteran status. Sprint is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

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If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled protected veteran and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to apply for one of our positions, you may submit a request by sending an email to careers@sprint.com or by faxing your request to 913-523-9980.

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