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#6766 LTE Test Engineer (Plano, Texas) in Plano, TX at MDI Group

Date Posted: 6/10/2019

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LTE Test Engineer 
Contract
Plano, TX

We are looking for LTE Test engineer to join our LTE engineering team. He or she will be a key contributor on a multi-functional team of R&D, Integration, and Field Support Engineers to introduce LTE products to a Wireless Carrier. 

What You Will Be Doing:

  • He or she will be responsible for testing LTE access network and also responsible for validating various protocols over all the interfaces in these access networks.
  • He or she will also be responsible for analyzing the customer requirements, converting then into system requirements and then into test plans and detailed test procedures.
  • He or she will perform test activities and troubleshooting SW/HW issues in the Samsung lab as well in the customer’s lab and field deployments.
  • Travel to the customer and field locations will occur as necessary to perform job functions. Interaction with the customer will also be necessary
  • Responsible for analyzing the customer requirements, converting then into system requirements and then into test plans and detailed test procedures – 20%
  • Responsible for testing LTE access network and validating various protocols over all the interfaces in these access networks – 15%
  • Responsible for testing major LTE features like Carrier Aggregation, FD-MIMO, 5G, eMTC, NB-IOT, Beam forming– 20%
  • Performing test activities and troubleshooting of SW/HW issues in Samsung lab as well as the customer’s lab and field deployments – 15%
  • LTE 4G EUTRAN and EPC Interoperability testing with industry’s leading equipment vendors using 3GPP Network-Vendor IOT forum processes and methodologies– 10%
  • Work closely with Customer and Internal Project Management Teams and Development team to get issues to the closure and ensure compliance with specifications, codes, or customer requirements – 10%
  • Supporting investigation and analysis of field performance issues for root cause to meet SLAs – 10%

Must Haves:

  • Experience with wireless networks, architecture and protocols
  • Strong knowledge of LTE and network architecture specifically focused on Radio Access Network
  • Strong knowledge of LTE Air Interface, PHY, MAC, RLC, RRC and PDCP layer
  • Experience with wireless data and IP networks
  • Expertise in system integration and validation (prior hands – on SW testing experience is a must)
  • Expertise in field testing and performance evaluation
  • Expertise in testing various protocols for interoperability
  • Expertise in system performance, KPI measurement
  • Expertise in creating test plans for system level, subsystem level and feature level testing.
  • Experience with performance analysis and troubleshooting the issues
  • Experience with IP QoS, End-to-End QoS
  • Ability to translate standards, feature documents and customer requirements into test plans, test cases
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and get into technical discussions within client org and with customer
  • Ability to support market issues to meet commercial SLAs.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a similar field is required. Masters in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a similar field is beneficial
  • 3-5 years of industry experience is required
  • Experience with protocol analyzers, test tools such as XCAL, QXDM, Wireshark, Channel Emulator, Spectrum Analyzers, and Signal Generators
  • 3GPP understanding
  • Experience in scripting is beneficial
  • Understanding of HW as well as SW architecture
  • Able to work hands on with the equipment in the vendor and customer’s lab
  • Ability to provide technical direction to other Engineers
  • Ability to work and communicate with a broad set of team members of varying knowledge base
  • Ability to travel sporadically during the project

A GREAT PLACE FOR GREAT PEOPLE TO WORK

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