DISH Senior Transport Microwave Design Engineer in Littleton, Colorado
DISH Wireless is building a next-gen 5G network to disrupt the wireless industry and fuel innovation in transportation, health care, education, sustainability, city management, and agriculture.
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DISH Wireless is seeking a Transport Microwave Engineer with strong current and past engineering technical skills to help build our 5G network.
The Microwave Engineer is responsible for performing highly complex MW engineering and MW backhaul engineering activities supporting the design, development and optimization of a wireless network; including microwave backhaul network design per specified design rules and topology guidelines.
This role is a key, strategic part of our business and presents an opportunity to implement and optimize the latest networking solutions. This role reports to the Sr. Microwave Manager, and may require some travel.
Responsibilities fall into the following categories:
Guide and support in planning, design, development and optimization efforts of a microwave network
Work independently or within a team environment.
Ensure that project schedules are met.
Monitor and troubleshoot microwave links' KPI
Filling and tracking PCNs
Actively contribute to improvements and participate in innovation, lessons learned, and knowledge sharing activities.
Ensure that work meets all applicable engineering, financial, planning, and operational standards. Design and document complex microwave links and topology for existing and new sites
Review LOS studies and perform site visits as necessary
Analyze microwave path analysis based on diverse maps or terrain databases, radio path calculations and antenna sizing, frequency planning
The successful Transport Microwave Engineer will have:
5+ years of relevant wireless experience, including MW Design and Performance Monitoring
Experience with Path Loss, Ellipse or equivalent required
Experience with 6 GHz - 42 GHz MW frequencies and Millimeter Wave to include 70-80-90 GHz
Experience with monitoring of MW links, troubleshooting and resolving degraded links
Knowledge and/or work experience with basic RF design and optimization tasks
Strong organizational, inter-personal, facilitator and communication skills
Excellent communication and follow-up skills a must
Proven ability to work independently and escalate issues appropriately.
Bachelor’s Degree; advanced degree preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Compensation: $89,500.00/Yr. - $130,000.00/Yr.
From versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check out our benefits on our careers website (https://careers.dish.com/life/investing-in-you/) .
Employment is contingent on successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check, which may include a drug test.