RF Field Engineer Resume Samples

An RF Field Engineer works for the wireless communication team and undertakes the crucial process of evaluating, maintaining, and improving radio frequency networks. A well-drafted RF Field Engineer Resume mentions the following core duties and tasks – ensuring RF test equipment is calibrated to industry standards; testing, cleaning, and packing field equipment, traveling to customer locations and field sites, testing the performance of existing wireless networks, analyzing RF broadcasting equipment and suggesting improvements, troubleshooting networking issues, conducting laboratory tests on RF equipment, and ensuring compliance with regulatory standards.

To ensure success in this field, the RF Field Engineer should have an excellent grasp of computer modeling, possess deep knowledge of wireless network systems, and be able to work as a part of the team. Top-notch RF engineers should be able to accurately identify network issues, and design systems, and be able to improve speed and coverage.

RF Field Engineer Resume example

RF Field Engineer Resume

Headline : A result-oriented RF Field Engineer known as a consistent team player with skilled technical abilities. I take great pride in helping teach my peers and upper management on the work that happens in the field so everyone can work together effectively and efficiently to produce top notch results to the customer.

Skills : MS Office Suite, Nortel PBX, Ericcson LTE, RF, Fiber.

Description :

    1. Created and implemented internal communications strategy for key company initiatives such as tracking all equipment Tracking of all hours worked and to what projects they are to be billed to with easy-to-use and manage online forms.
    2. Provided feedback to all departments and co-workers on brand consistency in outbound communications.
    3. Leveraged professional relationships to develop new business opportunities with Alcatel- Lucent/Nokia in the market I work in.
    4. Conducted staff training per, with an emphasis on Nemo JDSU, QXDM, Nomad software used for testing VoLTE, LTE, UMTS Networks and performance.
    5. Communicated methods to establish and clarify customer objectives.
    6. Tested vehicles and their components and systems.
    7. Reviewed work orders and discussed them with supervisors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's


RF Field Engineer Resume

Summary : A diversified range of experience within the telecommunication industry; a seasoned professional with over 12 years of experience. Energetic serious worker motivated to exceed expectations. Fast learner who enjoys working with people but successfully complete any independent projects while meeting deadlines. Seeking a respected company that can utilize my experience in a tenured, rewarding career role.

Skills : Soldering, Soldering, Troubleshooting.

Description :

    1. Responsible to Raytheon and the US Army for the management, deployment, maintenance and repair of the Exportable Training Capability - Instrumented Systems (ETC-IS)(RF) communications package; 4 field transportable communications Conex enclosures and associated 106 foot mobile towers.
    2. Provided mobile RF area coverage and monitoring over a 20 x 40km training area.
    3. Performed duties as P25 Systems Administrator, to include computer server operations and data entry, programming, administration, operations and maintenance.
    4. Handheld radios, 300 enhanced mobile chargers, 61 operator communications terminals, all portable batteries, chargers and battery optimizers.
    5. Assisted with the deployment and operations of the Video Sub-Node (VSN) terminals.
    6. Field deployable tower packages comprised of CISCO 3230 Router, VBrick MPEG-4 encoder and decoder, Redline AN-80i PMP microwave radio, CISCO Aironet 1300 series Wireless Outdoor Access Point/Bridge (WiFi), AC generator, power converters and power inverters.
    7. Operated and maintained the Rhode and Schwarz Spectrum Management and Engineering Control Subsystem (SMECS) frequency manager tool, Digital Direction Finder (DDF255) and ARGUS Monitoring Software, a versatile RF spectrum monitoring and recording system covering 20 MHz to 26 GHz.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


RF Field Engineer Resume

Objective : More than four years of RF Field Engineer experience, with strong analytical skills and a broad range of computer expertise. Excellent knowledge in latest techniques in RF Field Engineering and Cellular Industry, Propagation Modeling, Antenna theory, Wireless communication principles. Hands on experience on RF propagation tools such as XCAL-M, JDSU, TEMS, QXDM.

Skills : Analyst, MS office.

Description :

    1. Understood of LTE Network Coverage and Quality concepts for LTE like RSSI, RSRP, RSRQ, SNR and able to locate it in Drive Testing Tool Understanding LTE Throughput concepts like PDSCH and PUSCH Throughputs Field testing of LTE, CDMA, WCDMA and GSM technology using specialized equipment Measuring performance and coverage collecting data for Sprint/T-Mobile cellular network using multiples testing platforms such as XCAL-M and TEMS Investigations.
    2. Located and checked cell sites in all technologies 4G/LTE, UMTS2100 WCDAMA/3G GSM/2G.
    3. Checked UARFCN/ARFCN, RSCP, ECIO, RSSI, RX /TX LEV, and CELL ID, scrambling codes, azimuths and propagation verification.
    4. Checked neighbors and cell ID's are correct in all sectors ALPHA, BETA GAMMA, DELTA using GPS Streets and Trips.
    5. Performed call testing using all scenarios, E911, WB AMR RNC, throughput, Inter and intra frequency soft and hard handovers checks, one way audio, live traces reduplicating dropped calls in live time.
    6. Carried out the work allocated effectively according to the RF designing principles.
    7. Researched, identified, and procured a P25 based communications test set (Aeroflex IFR3920), standard and specialized test equipment for VHF, UHF and 5.8 GHz frequency support, standard and specialized hand tools, ESD soldering stations and ESD safe work stations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor In Computer

RF Field Engineer Resume

Objective : RF Field Engineer with 4 years of experience in Interpreting or reading RF datasheets (RFDS) and create as needed for the site Tx/Rx plumbing diagrams with details of DAS system, Small Cell system, BBU, Radios for 5G layer for the stores.

Skills : Excel, Acrobat.

Description :

    1. Conducted E911 testing with appropriate departments.
    2. Experienced with various models of CSU/DSU equipment.
    3. Conducted system sweeps with tower crews utilizing various models of the Anritsu (site master) (PIM) and Kaelus (PIM).
    4. Experienced on Fiber optic point to point cabling.
    5. Experienced with troubleshooting RSSI issues on site.
    6. Posted survey site walks to establish installation build plans and quality.
    7. Removed and replaced equipment for integration of Tmobile Modernization.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

RF Field Engineer Resume

Headline : Supporting Strategic Business Unit (SBU) with proposals and marketing of Wideband RF Payload concepts and architectures that are solutions to customer missions and provide winning discriminators for Ball.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, RF Engineer.

Description :

    1. Supported of Greenfield and Overlay deployments of cellular networks.
    2. Knowledged of JDSU software for Collecting RF Mobile Network Data and Throughput.
    3. Experienced with system performance drive tests including cell site shakedown/ verification, soft/softer handoffs, cluster or market benchmark drive tests.
    4. Experienced with wireless voice and data networks based in the following technologies: GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, DATAPRO, CDMA, Ericson (Temp Investigation), and EVDO.
    5. Experienced with various RF data collection tools and post processing tools.
    6. Validated Testing IFHO Routes and Super Cluster Drive Tests.
    7. Oversaw optimal network performance, KPI, and network statistics analysis, frequency/PN modification, antenna changes, and specific vendor access parameter optimization.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

RF Field Engineer Resume

Objective : 5 years of experience in RF Design, Optimization, Troubleshooting, and performance monitoring for wireless communication. Fully proficient with RF engineering principles (RF communications theory, design principles, network optimization, propagation modeling, and prediction, etc.) and vendor capability assessment.

Skills : Planning Skills, Executive Skills.

Description :

    1. Studied RF design coverage maps and identify problem areas in terms of coverage, interference, or pilot pollution.
    2. Worked with RF design engineer to understand the cluster definition, customer expectation, and network configuration.
    3. Analyzed the data & do drop analysis, & send recommendations to the customer with the help of RF Lead.
    4. Planned and executed tasks to optimize clusters for the customer network during the deployment phase.
    5. Clustered optimization: Add or delete neighbors required using Map Info, Identify the coverage holes, pilot pollution & terrain issues.
    6. Amended or drawn the drive routes & send it to the drive teams.
    7. Participated in providing input to the RF sections in the deployment plan, and site logistical needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters In Computer Science

RF Field Engineer Resume

Headline : Dedicated and result-oriented RF Field Engineer professional highly effective at maintaining and installing software and hardware for laptop and desktop computers. Seeks a role offering opportunities for long-term professional growth and development.

Skills : Coordinating Skills, Testing Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed extensive RF Drive Testing of T-Mobile LTE network Cell Sites in Minnesota/Wisconsin/North Dakota/South Dakota/Iowa/ markets.
    2. Responsible for cellular telephone network field data collection in UMTS and LTE wireless field environment.
    3. Performed LTE cluster drive testing for site validation.
    4. Assisted other teams including new teams with Test system setup and troubleshooting.
    5. Data acquisition of RF Signal variables including RSRP, RSCP, SINR, CINR, and PCI.
    6. Conducted handover testing and troubleshooting, Downlink and Uplink throughput testing.
    7. Experienced in Troubleshooting computer related and UE related issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

RF Field Engineer Resume

Objective : To obtain an RF Field Engineer position where I can utilize my experience in Project Management, RF Engineering, and other technical disciplines to successfully meet the project demands of any customer.

Skills : Customer Service, Troubleshooting.

Description :

    1. Performed and evaluated drive test data to analyze Layer 2 and 3 messaging.
    2. Ensured network had hard and soft handoff parameters configured correctly.
    3. Worked with business development team to acquire and plan the installation of pilot beacons for hard handoff control.
    4. Created neighbor lists, and made recommendations on radio power settings.
    5. Commissioning and setup of EvDO RNC controllers for 3G hardware management.
    6. Troubleshoot, maintained and repaired radio systems, and digital processing units.
    7. Setup and path alignment of licensed and unlicensed microwave systems across the spectrum.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

RF Field Engineer Resume

Headline : A driven well-Seasoned telecommunications technician with over 8 years of professional experience supporting In-Building DAS systems to varieties of equipment supporting LTE and CDMA. A Highly efficient and dedicated Team player with a positive attitude. Very flexible and able to work both independent and in team environments that enjoy troubleshooting and problem-solving.

Skills : Navigating SKills, Analyst.

Description :

    1. Managed construction teams, timelines and budgets on new site builds and other various projects.
    2. Responsible for the commissioning and management of up to 60 cell sites in Western Portland.
    3. Experienced in GPS Navigation programs such as MS Streets and Trips or, Deformed Street Atlas.
    4. Experienced with site shake down & cell audits.
    5. Troubleshoot areas with poor RF performance.
    6. Requested drive tests, analyze data, and recommend network changes as applicable Prepare teams for the drives.
    7. Ensured good coordination to finish task on time.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

RF Field Engineer Resume

Summary : Looking for a challenging opportunity to work as an RF Field Engineer professional in the cutting-edge wireless industry, utilizing my background, intellect, and experience in Telecom Industry.

Skills : Network Operation Support, Network Field Test Engineer, Device Testing, Device Testing.

Description :

    1. Worked with Lucent, Siemens, Ericsson and Nortel MSC, SGSN and HLR technology.
    2. Performed in-depth testing for new 3G handsets including video streaming, WAP, MMS, Answer Tones, & Wireless Data Card, Drive Testing.
    3. Enhanced Data Roaming Control project: Test in Hong Kong, London and Basel, Switzerland AT&T International Roaming Testing.
    4. Developed proficiency in primary skills of customer relations, basic electricity, basic electronics, basic telephony, radio principles for CDMA and iDEN, and basic principles of digital transmission, fiber communication, data communication, telephony terminology, industry standards, and on-line network control/maintenance systems.
    5. Served as a technical reference point for other functions.
    6. Able to follow detailed method of procedures (MOP) and practices to perform routine maintenance on all radio interface equipment.
    7. Performed Service Assurance work on all radio interface network elements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S. In Electrical Engineering