Drive Test Engineer Resume Samples

A Drive Test Engineer is a radio frequency expert who conducts test activities and ensures radio frequency circuits and systems function properly. A well-drafted Drive Test Engineer Resume mentions the following core duties and tasks – running tests, monitoring system activity; developing new test procedures; maintaining functional and efficient mobile radio networks; assessing implementation and installation; monitoring functionalities; measuring capacity, coverage and service quality; and designing new evaluation techniques and processes.

Those seeking to work in this capacity, are expected to possess the following skills and responsibilities – engineering expertise, attention to detail; teamwork, problem-solving orientation; and accuracy. Often, these engineers also possess the following – familiarity with a range of network monitoring tools, and a good understanding of RF theory and cellular theory. Most candidates hold a degree in a relevant stream.

 

Drive Test Engineer Resume example

Drive Test Engineer Resume

Objective : Over 8 years of experience in the Telecommunication industry performing Drive testing data collection and E911 test calls, voice calls, and data collection for Verizon/T-Mobile /At&t /sprint Wireless Network for 2G/3G/4G LTE GSM WCDMA UMT EVDO networks. Responsibilities include analyzing drive test data and other performance data to improve overall network performance.

Skills : 4G, 3G GSM /EVDO/ EDGE/ CDMA/ UMTS/ LTE, ENB Optimization.

Description :

    1. Analyzed drive test data and other performance data to improve network performance.
    2. Helped troubleshoot problem areas for system performance enhancements.
    3. Performed Drive test to verify network coverage and QoS and TEMS wireless network.
    4. Drove test for voice and data using TEMS investigation for GSM/UMTS and CDMA carriers.
    5. Tested files are uploaded back to the Optimization team (QA) Performing CTTP and making 911 test calls on different sectors/PNs (alpha, beta & gamma) on corresponding Azimuth confirming the LAT/LONG.
    6. Handled customer complaints related issues performing a sanity drive and verifying the coverage in the area Strong troubleshooting skills in Rebooting and Updating of CDMA, LTE phones 2G, 3G, and 4G technologies.
    7. Monitored performance indicators involved in troubleshooting problem areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Marketing Management


Drive Test Engineer Resume

Objective : Experience in performing Optimization for Sprint Network for LTE/CDMA/EVDO. Extensive experience in performing Optimization of wireless networks for the establishment of WCDMA/LTE. Experience in RAN signaling calls flows (PHY/MAC/RLC/RRC messages), RAN development experience to have in-depth knowledge on the call processing on CDMA/EVDO/WCDMA/LTE.

Skills : RF Design, RF Opto, RF Capacity, RF Drive Test, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Served the company as a contractor with Clear Wire to perform drive testing data collection and functionality testing for the network.
    2. Trained and managed entry-level employees on drive test duties including creating drive test routes, equipment setup, verifying hand-off cell sites, and identifying troubleshooting problems.
    3. Performed Cluster drives to check signal strength for Wi-Max Network Optimization.
    4. Performed SITE ATP drives using WITT software nearby the cell site to check soft and hard hand-offs.
    5. Conducted Cluster drives by using XCAL-X drive-testing software specially designed to collect and analyze data for Wi-Max (4G) networks.
    6. Throughput tests for UL/DL speeds and performance and mop in the firmware upgrading process.
    7. Troubleshoot problems related to drive testing sites for getting good live network data.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS in Electrical Engineering


Drive Test Engineer Resume

Objective : Has good working knowledge of managing teams for the project in the field of telecommunication. Highly self-motivated extremely organized, with demonstrated leadership skills and ability to contribute to business growth with good pressure handling abilities and sound technical credentials.

Skills : Risk Management, Sales, Training, Leadership.

Description :

    1. CW Test by using INVEX 3G for model tuning.
    2. Prepared the drive route for different clutters.
    3. Set up transmitter and receiver equipment.
    4. Collected LOS and NLOS data for CW.
    5. Prepared the reports for drive data.
    6. Conducted 2G, 3G site optimization tasks, and reporting.
    7. Identified Field problems such as Dropped calls, Blocked calls, Missing Neighbor, and give solutions to these problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS in Political Science

Drive Test Engineer Resume

Headline : A proven leader, who thrives in leading and empowering employees, poised and competent with demonstrated ability to lead in stressful situations. Demonstrated Telecommunication skills, RF drive test experience, and telecom industry skills, understanding of GSM, CDMA, WCDMA/UMTS, and LTE technologies Experienced team member, proven ability to get the best results from a strong team working together to accomplish the mission.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Techincal.

Description :

    1. Conducted RF Drive Testing using XCAL-M for data collection for UMTS performance, Radio propagation, and signal quality and strength measurement for 3G Network coverage analysis.
    2. Performed Cluster Drive and Post Processing of Log Files.
    3. Proficient user of Microsoft Streets and Trips and Google Earth for efficient and fast Route Planning and directions for different test drives.
    4. Handover tested between sectors and troubleshooting.
    5. 800 ATP Tested Good knowledge in LTE network architecture.
    6. Proficient operational skills of all equipment used in drive test data collection.
    7. Used CellCad, CellQuest plotting software, and constant windows environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bsc In Computer Science

Drive Test Engineer Resume

Headline : Drive Test Engineer with over 5 years' experience working in both the public and private sectors. Diplomatic, personable, and adept at managing sensitive situations. Highly organized, self-motivated, and proficient with computers.

Skills : Cell Site Installation.

Description :

    1. Responsible for maintenance of Base Transceiver Stations (BTS).
    2. Kept records, scheduled upgrades, and performed major repairs during the maintenance window.
    3. Heavy interfaced with tenants at BTS locations.
    4. Organized tests at sites proposed by RF Engineers using various antennas and transmitters.
    5. Recorded data via computer, plotted information and presented to engineering to determine site candidacy.
    6. Versed in LCC RSAT 2000, Allen Telecom Grayson Wireless, MiCom, MLJ, Pathguard Microwave Tester, and Ericsson Terms.
    7. Provided instruction to new Drive Testers on equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate

Drive Test Engineer Resume

Summary : Resourceful and team-oriented with more than ten years of transportation and Technical experience. Recognized for exceptional ability to manage accounts, implement successful customer service strategies, and form solid business alliances. Uniquely effective in all communications and cooperative relationships with executive level management.

Skills : Linux, Windcatcher, Xcap, SQL.

Description :

    1. Drove Test for 3G/4G Cluster, Optimization drive, CA, CLA, 4G ATP, IVHHO, and E911 calls.
    2. Identified major call-related problems (Dropped calls, Blocked calls, hardware problems).
    3. Performed field tests on equipment and prepared test logs.
    4. Performed troubleshoot on testing equipment.
    5. Investigated drop calls and other network failures and resolved all issues.
    6. Tested for CS fallback to checking if the handover is taking properly.
    7. Identified routine field optimization issues like swap sectors, missing neighbors, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MBA in International Finance and MIS

Drive Test Engineer Resume

Objective : Seeking to work in an environment that is conducive to my intellectual, professional, and personal growth, where I can contribute significantly to the growth of the team/organization with experience and expertise.

Skills : XCAL, TCP, IT Management.

Description :

    1. Implemented 3G & 4G LTE drive testing using XCAL.
    2. Performed pre and post-migration Cluster/Sanity drives.
    3. Performed data analysis, post-processing, and writing reports.
    4. Obtained high proficiency with using command prompt to run manual IPERF commands.
    5. Performed cluster fields and Trips to navigate given routes.
    6. Executed Full 800/1900 ATP with mobile hotspot device and viper phone.
    7. Performed CW and CCW testing handover within the site.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Mechanical Engineering

Drive Test Engineer Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a challenging Drive Test Engineer position that utilizes engineering and management expertise in the telecommunications field. Wireless communication High speed networks Digital communication CDMA/EVDO/ UMTS/ LTE Benchmark testing.

Skills : Management, Telecommunications, Marketing, Microsoft, Strategic Planning, Research.

Description :

    1. Troubleshoot and Set up E911 equipment, Collection & Navigation laptops, GSM phones, and CDMA phones, hubs, and GPS.
    2. Drove test using NQ-View software to collecting voice, data on GSM, CDMA, and LTE.
    3. Tested files are uploaded back to the optimization team (QA) through FTP.
    4. Conducted nationwide drive testing in major cities and highways and the ability to apply new events and scripts on TEMS investigation.
    5. Performed Benchmarking testing on different vendors.
    6. Proposed drive routes for the cluster driving.
    7. Performed E911 call testing with 2 different phones in all three sectors.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS in Telecommunication

Drive Test Engineer Resume

Objective : Professional Associate RF Engineer with almost 3 years of experience in the Wireless Communications Industry, experience Includes drive testing, post-processing, in building walk testing, editing reports, data analysis, experience with throughput Testing, (DL/UL), pre and post SSD testing, shakedowns on all three sectors, CCW, CW, stationary testing, E911 testing, CTTP tests, IVHHO, IFHO, SSV, CSFB, and SSV testing.

Skills : CTTP Tests, IVHHO, IFHO, SSV, CSFB and SSV Testing.

Description :

    1. Performed drive testing utilizing JDSU/Agilent E6474A wireless network optimization software.
    2. Performed individual sector tests, single site verification (SSV), cluster baseline, inter-radio access technology (IRAT) exit routes, inter-frequency hand-off (IFHO) exit routes, and cluster re-drives.
    3. Analyzed and Measure the LTE Parameters like RSRP, RSSI, RSRQ, SINR, and CQI Measurement.
    4. Collected both scanner and UE data (SC, RSCP, and Ec/No, RSSI) for all the detected cells.
    5. Performed Stationary test at the cell sites to check/verify the throughput (DL/UL) Perform CSFB testing to verify LTE call prosperity rate and call drop rate, speed test, and E911.Experienced in utilizing QXDM (Qualcomm) Professional to test LTE handsets.
    6. Experienced in utilizing Street Atlas and Microsoft streets and trips implements for the navigation of drives routes.
    7. Consistently met deadlines and requirements for all production work orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Computer Science

Drive Test Engineer Resume

Objective : A strong planner, self-starter, and problem solver who readily adapts to change works independently as well as cohesively, and exceeds expectations.

Skills : Time Management, Organization, Cash Handling, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Performed RF Drive Test activities on pre-defined sites within a specific geographic area.
    2. Responsible for collecting data to optimize the network and reduce lost calls and ineffective attempts.
    3. Performed E911 testing, Stationary, IVHHO, and Cluster drive during day/night.
    4. Monitored network performance, like RSSI, RSRP, SINR, Ec/Io, PN/PCI, and Throughput.
    5. Conducted a Stationary test at the cell sites to check/verify the throughput (DL/UL).
    6. Investigated and resolved all equipment and network related issues as required.
    7. Conducted Drive Tests with TEMS Investigation 5.1 which involves conducting various measurements aimed at gathering Specific data (Call drop, Call Block, Coverage analysis).
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Engineering and Technology