Roles & Responsibilities
The iBwave Project Engineer produces engineering designs and represents B+T Group in all communications with client from initial contact throughout completion of the project. Communicate and work with the design team members within as well as outside of B+T Group. Under limited supervision, expected to complete engineering designs and manage the completion of the project reports or documents in a fast paced working environment. Follow company guidelines to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction.
Keep client informed (written and oral) as to work progress and any possible delays in a courteous and professional capacity.
Single point of contact with client in all correspondence, updates and changes
Assist the client in managing client-originated changes to scope, schedule, materials and quality of project
Strong organizational skills; demonstrated by the ability to accomplish multiple tasks within the agreed upon timeframes through effective prioritization of duties and functions in a fast paced working environment
Review scope of work with supervisor and establish milestones
Schedule progress meetings
Initiate/modify project reporting procedures or information as required and discuss deviations from B+T Group policies with supervisor
Develop tracking schedules, data base entries and file structures as per B+T Group practices
Work within project budget and constraints
Assign team members and responsibilities
Design in-building and outdoor venues deploying DAS using iBwave software. Analyze existing indoor coverage from macro network using walk test reports from TEMS/JDSU/NEMO to identify the needed coverage and capacity enhancements
Conduct pre-install and pre-construction surveys for new DAS projects and perform 3D modeling utilizing iBwave.
Produce predictions and simulations, and calculate coverage and capacity design KPIs using iBwave
Deliver quality indoor RF design by selecting optimum solution considering technology, antenna selection, building layout and affect to macro network
Product fiber and rack diagrams
Perform RF design link budget analysis
Know project schedule requirements and deliver according to contract agreements
Initiate project reporting and assures project reporting is maintained
Will make manager aware of any outside resources required to complete the project (i.e. field crews, audit request from client, equipment or materials or other needs).
Will review contract and scope of work and make Operations Manager aware of any possible pit falls to project completion
Attend all progress meetings pertaining to the assigned project
Monitors quality assurance standards are being met and client deliverables are at the highest possible level prior to submitting to client as applicable.
Experience with iBwave
Ability to design In Building and Outdoor DAS systems
3 to 5 years of Radio Frequency (RF) Design experience; principles, electrical theory, and wireless network design
At least 2 years of RF Design experience on UMTS/LTE technology, with an excellent understanding of RF propagation
Familiarity with the following technology: Atoll, Actix ACP, MapInfo, AutoCAD
Knowledge of wireless technologies (GSM / WCDMA / UMTS / HSPA / CDMA / LTE)
Familiarity with JDSU or PCTEL test gear, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, etc. and how to perform indoor baseline/performance measurements
Familiarity with Corning / Mobile Access (MA1000, MA2000, and VE), Andrew/Commscope (ION-B and ION-M), Solid and Tyco Electronics (interface Unison, Prism and Flex wave Prism) distributed antenna systems products
Strong written and oral communication skills, as demonstrated by the ability to present ideas and suggestions clearly and effectively
Strong analytic, troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Ability to travel 25-30%
Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or related field, or equivalent working experience with iBwave
Preferred Job Requirements:
Use of Scanners – JDSU, TEMS; Post processing: Actix
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