Switch Engineer Resume Samples

Working for the telecommunication industry, a Switch Engineer takes responsibility for solving a variety of technical issues. The day-to-day activities relating to this role are listed on the Switch Engineer Resume as – using dedicated software, solving technical issues, creating new circuits, maintaining and modifying switching circuits; completing hardware installations, and handling tickets. Other duties listed on the job description include the following – operating and maintaining switching, data communication, and peripheral equipment associated with the MSC; coordinating installation, testing, and troubleshooting of transmission facility; troubleshooting, and administering multiple vendor systems; and participating in cross-functional projects as scheduled.

Job assets include the following – knowledge of network installation and maintenance, decision-making skills, the ability to work under pressure, technical skills, familiarity with network maintenance, and computer proficiency. While most of the eligible resumes denote an engineering degree, many employers consider even an associate’s degree in telecommunications.

 

Switch Engineer Resume example

Switch Engineer Resume

Objective : Breadth of experience in large-scale telecom engineering, and upgrade initiatives. Substantial technical acumen in telecom, wireless communications standards and IP network. Well-versed in techniques for installing, testing and troubleshooting voice / data network switch equipment and Program Management.

Skills : Telecommunications, Rollout, Testing, Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Served as Senior Switch Tech Performance & Implementation Engineer (2G3G4G - NSS/OSS/BSS), with responsibilities that comprised project management assistance, network expansions, operating and maintaining AXE MSCs, BSCs and VLS/HLRs, RNC, Alcatel ATM, DACS, and MGWs, Nortel NMS, Tellabs 5500, Cisco routers and over 700 Nodes B.
    2. Assigned to expand and improve quality for San Diego Cellular System.
    3. Liaised extensively with integration crews.
    4. Led and directed teams of technicians and engineers.
    5. Performed extensive cell site and switch troubleshooting while turning down networks several times from GSM 2G to 4G and integrating to 3G and 4G networks, along with additional GPRS, UMTS node and HSPA+ turn-ups.
    6. Orchestrated site-by-site turn-up of new GSM, UMTS and HSPA+ nodes while monitoring and ensuring existing GSM and UMTS live traffic was not compromised.
    7. Supported Field Engineers to bring up new 2G, 3G and 4G sites.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Switch Engineer Resume

Summary : To continue building upon the skills I have acquired, display initiative, and assume responsibility. Ideal prospects would be within the fields of I.T., Network Engineering, or Electronic Mechanic. Technical expert with over 13 years of comprehensive knowledge and experience in the telecom network infrastructure. Solid track record with extensive and diverse proficiency in the wireless field emphasizing switch operations, maintenance, administration, provisioning, and troubleshooting. Proven project management dealing with multitudes of vendors.

Skills : Security +, CCNA, Network.

Description :

    1. Managed activities and fault isolation on Nortel & Nokia wireless network switching systems.
    2. Managed Tellabs and Alcatel DACS systems, build cross connects as needed for new Circuit turn-ups, and troubleshoot Circuit issues from T1 through OC192 level.
    3. Directly responsible to support all phases of Nokia UMTS/ WCDMA deployment.
    4. Managed daily operations to correct RNC/Node B faults and degradations in the 3G network using Nokia OSS and MML commands.
    5. Completed training on VeEX TX300 (does bit error rate test for T1, T3, OC3 to OC192, IP, Ethernet and TCP/IP troubleshooting).
    6. Managed Andrews and True Position E911 SMLC's.
    7. Worked with Granite Client (XNG) on a daily basis.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS


Switch Engineer Resume

Objective : Switch Engineer professional with a proven track record working with technical teams to ensure the highest quality of implementation, support and service for both internal and external clients. Self starter and creative thinker with a long history of hitting the ground running and adding value on new assignments.

Skills : SAP Mobility Security, SAP FIORI Security.

Description :

    1. Responsible for trouble shooting out of network placed call and PIC - code accounts.
    2. Worked with Local Exchange Carriers (LEC).
    3. Determined PIC- codes and contacted long distance carriers.
    4. Utilized T-1 testing and recorded call error logs.
    5. Computer Experienced Hardware: IBM compatible PC, ISDN Network hardware, i.e.
    6. Inversed Multiplexers, NT-1's, Video conferencing equipment, i.e.
    7. Enhanced Base Transmission Sites (EBTS); Packet Data (PD); Home Location Register; Dispatch Application Process (DAP); Base Radios.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS In Electrical Engineering

Switch Engineer Resume

Objective : Responsible for Providing technical support for questions pertaining to assigned products to end users, channel partners, sales, and customer service for domestic and international markets.

Skills : Wireless Industry, IT Network, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed diagnostic tests on switching and performed necessary corrections.
    2. Performed office data modification as required.
    3. Responsible for the restoration of system fault.
    4. Completed training for 4G and LTE (Long Term Evolution), the latest standard in the mobile network technology tree.
    5. Worked on gaining better visibility to GSM, UMTS, and HSPA+ ATM & IP Fiber transport going from RNC to Node Bs.
    6. Created IMA groups/channel adds (CLI) and GUI path builds in RSP (ALU-MSN).
    7. Executed the resolution of on-site faults in the production platforms as per SLA, manage spare parts & necessary tools for corrective maintenance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Switch Engineer Resume

Headline : Seeking new challenges in a Switch Engineer position where relevant education, extensive experience, customer service, analytical follow-up and problem-solving skills will be utilized and advanced to help develop, improve, and maintain telecommunication services.

Skills : FEKO, Matlab Agilent ADS, NEC BSC, PScipe, Quartus, Cadence.

Description :

    1. Experienced with T-Mobile UMTS Voice network architecture.
    2. Experienced with Nokia OSS and XML scripts.
    3. Ability to provision, test and troubleshoot high-speed circuits (T1/DS3/OCN/ETTC) including iDS0 circuit in the 5500 DACCS or Tellabs Metro-Watch.
    4. Experienced with Nortel DMS and Alcatel Spatial Switches, Spatial WEM client, OMC applications, Scout, Solaris, and EMS clients.
    5. Able to lock and unlock sites, roll BCCH, change LAPD state, power down BTS, check site alarms, and read notification logs.
    6. Knowledgeable of WCDMA theories including RNC configure Physical Interface Configuration, ATM Resource Management, Iu-Cs Integration, Integration to DCN, Iu-PS Integration in RNC, Signaling in ATM networks.
    7. Built RSP paths and write scripts for data fills.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification In Project Management

Switch Engineer Resume

Objective : Supervision of technician's day to day installation, monitoring, and troubleshooting components comprising the networks communications equipment. Technical professional with extensive experience handling all facets of construction, installation, and maintenance of telecommunication LAN and WAN networks.

Skills : Project Planning, Execution Hardware, Software Clients'.

Description :

    1. Provided consulting work for MetroPCS Corporation in Fort Washington, PA which consisted of the integration, provisioning, troubleshooting, updates, software loads, maintenance, and monitoring of wireless network services.
    2. Installed, configure, and documented network infrastructure.
    3. Upgraded hardware and software on a routine basis to the network infrastructure.
    4. Identified, analyzed, and resolved technical problems of system and network operations Implemented and supported entire protocols related to VOIP and Cisco technology.
    5. Provided internal and external technical support to resolve complex LAN and Wan network issues.
    6. Installed and configured Cisco Routers/Switches (10K, 6509, 7609) and the allocation of IP Addresses.
    7. Performed Ethernet testing and monitoring using JDSU FST-2802 test instrument.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor of Science

Switch Engineer Resume

Headline : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Switch Engineer professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Switch Engineer and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Project Management, Network Planning, Wireless Telecom, Capacity Planning.

Description :

    1. Responsible for over 20 Contel Cellular Mobile Switching Centers (MSCs).
    2. Included, but were not limited to, the following items.
    3. Listed individual job site requirements, evaluating vendor proposals/quotes, equipment evaluations (e.g. DSC DACS) for each project.
    4. Wrote up large-scale purchase orders cost accounting for large projects (budget of 1.8 million).
    5. Designed engineering requirements, wrote engineering specifications for Lucent and Motorola switch installations and expansions, Tellabs DACS installations, and any other required MSC transmission equipment.
    6. Planned switch and central office equipment floor layouts for future subscriber growth which in turn requires additional switch frames, digital cross connect shelves, UPS power load capacity, and HVAC cooling capacity for each end office that was upgraded.
    7. Worked also involved a modification to cabling channel racks, main ground bus bar, power panels, wiring drawings, floor drawings, additional power and capacity requirements for our collocation clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Switch Engineer Resume

Objective : Objective To work as an SAP Security Administrator in an organization that offers excellent opportunities for professional advancement and intellectual growth. Work Authorization: Have valid H1B VISA Summary of SAP Security Experience Overall 10 years of SAP Security experience in implementing, supporting, and managing SAP Security deliverables.

Skills : DMS-MTX Advanced Switch Maintenance, DMS-MTX Translations, DMS-MTX Networking, DMS-MTX Translations II.

Description :

    1. Assisted cell site technician with maintaining cell sites.
    2. Assisted Customer Service in resolving customer issues with local networks and roaming networks.
    3. Assisted Roaming and Fraud Department in curtailing the use of unregistered/cloned phones on the network.
    4. Migrated switch from GTE TSI Roamer Verification system to NACN network roaming for the customers.
    5. Routined health checkups of NSS elements and perform preventive maintenance of NSS and Power Nodes.
    6. Performed troubleshooting and preventive maintenance of switches.
    7. Collaborated with cross-functional team members in delivering sales, marketing, technical, commercial, and network functions pertaining to mobile services.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AS In Electronic Technology

Switch Engineer Resume

Objective : Extensive background and experience in Wireless Network planning and Engineering. Experienced with working in Switching and Routing cell phone traffic, Performance Monitoring of Wireless switches, Understanding of CDMA networks, GSM networks, and Spread Spectrum Technology. Work well in teams and individually. Quick at learning new environments and processes.

Skills : RF design, Implementation, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked as a Switch engineer in the wireless network planning and engineering department.
    2. Primarily responsible for monitoring the performance of the wireless switches in Network and preparing Engineering Inputs for new MSC's(Mobile Switching Center).
    3. Responsibility included collaborating with multiple technology teams for the timely resolution of problems.
    4. Monitored the performance of the wireless switches in the Network and ensuring the utilization of critical parameters is below the threshold values.
    5. Analyzed CDRs (Call Data Records) for any possible wrong routing.
    6. Prepared Engineering Inputs for new MSCs.
    7. Recognized with Chairman's Silver Medal in national-level sales competition and Chairman's Gold Medal in state-level sales competition Partnered with sales teams to recruit channel partners in various regions of Andhra Pradesh, India and in establishing the channel sales network.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Switch Engineer Resume

Headline : Telecom engineer with experience in different fields such as networking engineering, VOIP, cellular communications, software development. Project management skills/experience and the ability to conduct projects using PMI practices. Strong troubleshooting skills performing protocol analysis using sniffer tools. Excellent knowledge of the TCP/IP stack and the OSI model. American/Colombian citizenship. Scrum Master Certified.

Skills : Networking, Telecommunications, VOIP.

Description :

    1. Responsible for configuration and monitoring of the switches, definition of switch parameters such as routing, DNIS translations, implementation of IS-41 links, and C7 links.
    2. Interconnected cellular switches to the PSTN to other cellular switches using ITU SS7.
    3. Integrated radio base stations to the cellular switch.
    4. Participated in 7x24 on-call shifts Coordinated the implementation of software and hardware upgrades.
    5. Administered the Voice Mail system of the network.
    6. Advanced knowledge of Linux, Basic knowledge of Windows Programming: Basic knowledge Perl, Java, C, PHP, Unix shell Databases: Intermediate knowledge of Mysql, Postgress.
    7. Played a key role in the rollout of a wireless network (500 sites) that enhanced radio coverage in the State of AP as well as interconnection with other operators.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED