DISH RF Engineering Manager - Detroit in Dearborn, Michigan
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.
We’re driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – and we’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve. Join us as we embark on our greatest adventure of all.
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DISH Wireless is looking for a RF Manager who will build, develop, and manage the Radio Network team in their local market. This team is responsible for working with the local development team to optimize and implement initial design using established RF planning standards and guidelines so that the [market] is built to a competitive standard. This position will play a critical role in planning and building a cloud-native 5G network.
Primary responsibilities fall in the following categories:
Hire, develop and lead a highly skilled technical work force (team of employees and consultants) who will take the initial design for the market from the National team and optimize the design in light of conditions in the market:
Radio network planning, optimizing coverage to achieve a competitive product
Local knowledge, RF propagation, and technical analysis
5G network integration and optimization
Work closely with local teams - Site Acquisition, Zoning, Construction, Transport and Program Management – to develop, build and optimize Dish Wireless network.
Continually coordinate and consult with National RF Planning team.
The successful RF Manager will have:
5 to 10 years of RF experience in the wireless industry
2 or more years of experience managing employees as well as staff augmentation through contractors/consultants
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong relationship building skills
Cellular / Mobile Technology proficiency: 3G/4G/5G LTE, NR theory and practical experience.
Solid understanding of network design principles and techniques
Experience with drive test equipment, processes, and interpreting results
Strong RF and antenna theory and understanding
Ability to work with propagation tools, build network plans, interpret results
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.