Senior Engineer - RF/Wireless

DISH

3.4

Worthington, OH

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  • #73774

    Position summary

    Department Summary

    Senior RF Engineer (Three openings) sought by DISH Wireless, LLC in Worthington, OH. Perform RF design activities related to building the first standalone 5G broadband network in the US. Optimize the end-to-end RF design, propagation modeling and prediction, for deployment of Macro Cell deployment. Determine equipment and power configurations. Work with gNB/RAN and UE teams on RF solutions including modifications to RF link budgets on a per site level basis to meet operations requirements. Perform site candidate evaluation and selection as well as site walks. Work with RF Management to establish design criteria, link budget and traffic analysis as needed for network design and update existing performance parameters for ongoing improvements as required. Coach and review the work of lower-level professionals. Establish and maintain operational plans that will have an impact on the achievement of functional results. Develop solutions to complex RF Engineering issues that require the use of ingenuity and innovation.

    Job requirements**:** 

    Requires Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, or a closely related field plus 5 years of relevant progressive post-baccalaureate LTE / NR RF Optimization and/or Design work experience as Staff/RF Engineer/Senior Network Planning and Optimization RF Engineer. Also requires 5 years of work experience with/using the following: 

    • Cellular/Mobile Technology theory including 4G LTE or 5G NR.
    • Cellular network RF planning of design process through to site to the launch/deployment/delivery
    • Cellular network operational maintenance of sites using RF KPIs from drive testing and network monitoring 
    • Setting up, calibration, utilization and data processing of various LTE design and optimization equipment and software.
    • Drive test data analysis using data post-processing of map generation, frequency planning and interference matrix analysis

    Also requires 2 years of work experience with/using the following:

    • Using propagation/planning tools such as Planet or Atoll.

    All required experience may have been gained concurrently. 

    Employment is contingent on successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check, which may include a drug test. 

    Rate of pay: $125,000.00 - $130,000.00

    Apply at careers.dish.com. Ref: 2023-73774

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    Salary Range

    Compensation: $125,000.00/Year
    Compensation and Benefits

    We also offer versatile health perks, including flexible spending accounts, HSA, a 401(k) Plan with company match, ESPP, career opportunities, and a flexible time away plan; all benefits can be viewed here: DISH Benefits.   

    The base pay range shown is a guideline. Individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, and competencies; compensation is based on the role's location and is subject to change based on work location. Candidates need to successfully complete a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test and DMV check.

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    About the company

    Industry: Telecommunications

    Our adventure began by changing the way people watched TV, bringing DISH to where big cable wouldn’t: rural America. Since then, we have reinvented ourselves and our own industry with Sling TV to give millions of consumers more choice in entertainment. Today, we’ve officially entered the consumer wireless industry as the fourth largest wireless provider with our acquisitions of Boost Mobile, Ting Mobile ...

    Why you should apply for a job to DISH:

  • 4.1/5 in supportive management

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • DISH invests in their employees with profit sharing – on top of 401(k) matching

  • DISH’s Paid Protected Time allows employees flexible time off for anything from vacation to emergencies or other extenuating circumstances

  • The Employee Assistance Plan is available to all employees & offers free, 1-on-1 counseling with experienced consultants available 24/7