Advert / Media / Entertainment

Wireless Network Deployment Engineer

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A leading Social Media Company based in London is seeking a Wireless Network Deployment Engineer to join their team on an 11 month contract.

The ideal candidate will have strong networking skills, a strong understanding of Wi-Fi fundamentals and experience working with Linux/Unix.

There will be regular Travel (up to 30%) in and around Europe for meetings, technical reviews, and onsite delivery activities.

Duties:

* Support operator and systems integrator, during and after deployment of powered connectivity technologies

* Contribute to complex projects via writing and reviewing specifications and test plans, with focus on end-to-end integration, security, network performance, key performance indicators, network and resource management systems

* Analyse and debug performance issues on wireless networking products working with a cross functional group of engineers to root cause.

* Integrate various hardware and software elements into end-to-end configurations that are ready for lab trials, field trials and deployment related activities.

* Work cross-functionally with local municipalities, engineering, and 3rd party vendors.

* Work cross functionally with partners, project management, and network engineering to build network designs to solve for connectivity requirements.

* Develop test and validation plan for deployed wireless broadcast, point-to-point, point-to-multipoint and full mesh networks.

Skills:

* Firm understanding of networking architectures that provide connectivity to end users (at home, at work, at public spaces, in transportation, etc) and the relevant network design trade-offs and common deployment and operational challenges.

* Strong knowledge of TCP/IP and commonly-used routing protocols (OSPF, BGP, MPLS)

* Experience in working with Linux/Unix

* Ability to automate and manage networks using programming languages such as Python

* 5+ years’ experience deploying, maintaining, and administering networks

* Knowledge of test methodologies, writing test plans, creating test cases and debugging

* Relevant network certifications (JNCIP/JNCIE, CCIE/ CCNP, RHCSA)

* Solid understanding of WiFi base communications including fundamentals such as SNR, RSSI, MCS, and Tx/Rx power

* Familiarity with AAA protocols such as RADIUS.

* Experience with network traffic generators (eg., IXA, Spirent, Xena), traffic impairment boxes, KPI measurement tools, spectrum analyzers, protocol analyzers (eg., wireshark)

* Experience with wireless telecommunications systems and equipment deployment in emerging markets.

* Experience within the wireless telecommunications industry specifically working with LTE RAN / Core Engineering, RF Engineering, IP Networking, Live network LTE Trials and commercial deployment.

* Technical knowledge of various regional electrical configurations, AC/DC power, power redundancy scenarios.

* S. Electronics and Telecommunications or related discipline

If you feel you fit the above criteria, please apply today.

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Employment Type Contract

Advertiser Type Agency