Field Engineer II - LA South
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Department Summary: At DISH Wireless, we reimagine connectivity
through new platforms, new business models and new ways of
thinking. Today, we are building America's first cloud-native 5G
network to transform the way we live, work and play with unlimited
potential. Our teams operate at the intersection of wireless, data
analytics, AI and the cloud to create something state-of-the-art,
radically original and truly unlike what anyone else can. Job
Duties and Responsibilities: As a 5G ORAN Field Engineer, you'll be
out in the field keeping our facilities and equipment in top form
by maintaining multiple locations in your assigned area. You will
be responsible for post construction checks, Single Site
verification, commissioning, site acceptance, testing and
maintaining cell sites and edge and local data center
installations. Regular maintenance, keeping inventories, doing
audits. You will also be evaluating our network coverage and
finding ways to make it even better. Activities to be Performed- FE
will support and deploy as needed a CU-CP and CU-UP Network
Function using VMWare Telco Cloud Automation Platform. They will
run test and troubleshoot if remote config file push fails.
FE will support and deploy as needed a DU Network Function using
VMWare Telco Cloud Automation Platform. They will run test and
troubleshoot if remote config file push fails.
FE will be responsible to configure the CSR at the site.
FE will be responsible for cabinet inspection to ensure there is no
post-construction issue on the site.
FE will validate the breaker placement, GPS cable is connected, and
backhaul fiber is connected.
Verify power and other site configuration and validate the GC COP
to ensure site is ready for commissioning.
Verify antenna positions to confirm azimuth and abnormal tilts,
color placements etc.
FE will be responsible for single site verification to ensure there
is no VSWR/ PIM/ RET/ swap issue using EXFO tool.
FE will ensure fiber connection are configured correctly at the
site and at the LDC. Also, test it using the EXFO, OTDR, Fiberscope
Verify for any faulty radios through manual checks, EXFO and once
site is configured on EMS.
FE will work closely with the microwave and transport expert in the
market to triage and troubleshoot the problems during integration,
commissioning and post launch as needed.
FE will be responsible for all site maintenance/ network alarm
solution and fix.
FE will be working closely with RF and construction war room team
to triage and troubleshoot any network functionality issues during
construction, post construction and commissioning phase of
Skills, Experience and Requirements:
At least 3-5 years current experience in a telecommunications role
with direct experience with RAN, 4G LTE cell site troubleshooting
and testing experience.
Familiar with testing protocols to include transport, RF, and full
base-station turn-up, commissioning, and validation testing
Experience troubleshooting antenna systems from transmitter to
antenna using tools like a spectrum analyzer.
Performing optimization, troubleshooting, and maintenance of base
station equipment, radio transmitters, and Fiber network gear and
Testing the fiber network and integrating network hardware to bring
new products on-air and improve customer experience
Evaluating network coverage to find gaps, making recommendations to
improve coverage, and helping to implement those
Expertise in PIM/VSWR/MIMO/RET including knowledge of fiber and LTE
remote radio heads
Experience with Lucent, Motorola, Nokia, Samsung, or Ericsson, base
station equipment with LTE or CDMA technology. --- Telecom
experience such as T1, DACS, or OMP
Experience with dark and lit fiber testing using equipment such as
Electronics training in telecommunications, two-way radio, paging,
or microwave radio
Computer support experience, including troubleshooting PC hardware
Experience with DC power distribution systems such as Galaxy, Alpha
Training in data communications, digital communications, operating
systems and applications, computer support, scripting, and project
Travel required - Up to 75%
Ability to read technical drawings such as as-builts, construction
drawings, and MOP's
Ability to stand for long periods of time on ladders, lift over 70
lbs. at times, crawl into small spaces, work in all climates and
remain within the individual weight requirement of 335 lbs
Bending, lifting, climbing a ladder and working on a roof or in
tight places may be required Expected Education and Experience A
technical degree in Electronics or Telecommunications or a
combination of military and industry experience will be considered.
Benefits: From versatile health perks to new career opportunities,
check out our benefits on our careers website. Candidates need to
successfully complete a pre-employment screen, which may include a
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