Drive Test Engineer

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities 
  • Assist Radio Frequency Engineer in cell site troubleshooting. Examples include dropped calls, poor coverage, and overloaded circuits.
  • Proactively identify and escalate areas with network coverage issues, poor network services, loss of signal strength and data service faults on the network.
  • Conduct required drive tests and walk tests for customer complaints.
  • Perform live optimization changing RF data on 2G, 3G, 4G sites/sectors.
  • Ability to work with a team of engineers to perform RF network optimization.
  • Conduct voice and data drive tests for 2G, 3G, 4G for cluster optimization.
  • Pre-acceptance voice and data tests for new sites on all technologies
  • Analyzed logs of Radio tool for identifying issues in the coverage and quality area.
  • Proactively identify and escalate areas with network coverage issues and faults in the network.
  • Solve customer complaint.
  • Carry out speed tests for benchmarking performance with other operators.
  • Collaborate with Business Support Service team to solve network issues.
  • Ability to work with a team of engineers to perform Radio Frequency network optimization.

Personal Specification

Education & Experience
  • University Degree in Electrical Engineering/Telecom Engineering
  • At least 2yrs working experience with vendor
  • Must be familiar with radio network configurations for 2G, 3G and 4G
  • Must be familiar with the use of radio tools  Actix TEMS, Mapifo and Google Earth.
 
Skills & Abilities
  • Attention to details
  • Ability to multi task
  • Excellent computing skills
  • Good time management
  • Ability to multi task
  • Excellent team player with good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to travel & work upcountry
  • Good knowledge on safety rules and policies
  • Portuguese and English fluency required

Employer

Sector

Telecommunications

Function

IT

Country

Job Level

Associate

Salary

Competitive