Hardware Engineer (Richardson, Tx) in Richardson, TX at MDI Group

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

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Job Description


MDI Group is a premier IT workforce solutions provider with more than 25 years of expertise in finding “best fit” IT talent for mid-sized to Fortune 500 clients. We have established relationships with our clients and work directly with the hiring managers. Why MDI Group?...You can expect that we will learn what is most important to you in your job search and match that to the needs of our clients. We offer career coaching and resume services, skills certifications, interview preparation skills, health benefits and a 401K plan. We are currently interviewing for the following contract position:

Hardware Engineer
12+ month contract
Richardson, TX

Role Purpose:
The hardware engineer’s role is to support wireless equipment deployments and new technology trials. This includes participation in installation, monitoring, maintenance, support and optimization of wireless network hardware, software and communication links.  This individual will also analyze and resolve network hardware and system trouble in live networks.

Major Responsibilities:
Overseeing and participation in installation of wireless communications equipment
Troubleshooting of wireless network issues through the systematic test and debugging of hardware and software systems
Testing and characterizing performance of wireless networks through logging, monitoring, and reporting on key performance indicators
Developing methods of procedure (MOPs) and providing training for other installation professionals


Background, Experience& Qualifications:
•Experience and familiarity with 3G/4G cellular communications systems infrastructure (RAN and CORE) and user equipment (UE / CPE)
•Basic RF engineering skills including familiarity with 3G/4G radios/antenna systems
•Design and deployment of LANs, WANs, and wireless networks, including servers, routers, hubs, switches, UPSs, and other networking hardware
•Experience with basic electronic test tools such as DVM, fiber test sets, RF power meters
•Experience with basic laboratory test equipment like Ethernet test sets, base station analyzers, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, signal generators
•Competence with diagnostic and standard hand tools
•Good working knowledge of AC and DC power testing including 3 Phase AC
•Experience and familiarity with configuration and operation of 24VDC & 48VDC power supplies
•Familiarity with networking equipment, fiber optics, GPS systems
•Familiarity with electronic equipment installation best practices
•Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
•Self-motivated and willingness/ability to work independently
•Travel up to 20% of the time
•BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field
•10+ years relevant experience 

Edward Cusack
Sr. Technical Recruiter
MDI Group
O :: 214.231.7486
A :: 1701 Legacy Dr. Suite 1200 
Frisco, TX  75034

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