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Berean Group is looking for Professional Services Wireless Architect.

Location: NJ/NYC, Phoenix, AZ or Irvine, CA, Washington DC and Boston.
Duration: 36+ Months contract

Job Description:
Solution Architect ? Multiband Optimization Project

The Solution Architect (SA) leads the technical definition, development, delivery, and evolution of large and complex projects. Solution Architects are engaged on large projects that introduce significant technical risks, spanning multiple products and services units that must be completed in multiple phases over a significant period of time. For network optimization projects, the SA is responsible for providing technical oversight for all optimization activities and serves as the lead technical contact and escalation point for all technical problems that arise during the delivery of the multiband optimization services for the customer.

Key Responsibilities/Functions
Solutions Architects will be the primary technical point of contact for the customer for the project. They will provide the following roles for the project:
?Subject matter expertise and experience on all technical issues, at both a National and Regional Level, relating to successful implementation of the customer solution.
?Technical oversight for all tasks and deliverables related to multi-band optimization.
?Program management services that will oversee the planning, coordinating and execution of the project from a technical subject matter perspective.
?Technically leads troubleshooting and debugging of KPI performance issues, oversee drive testing and optimization activity, and engage as required all technical resources (people & tools) available to the program to resolve issues.
?Accountable for the technical deliverables which may include, market forecasts, cluster acceptance test plan & results, multiband test plan & results, no harm reports, optimization report (800 Mhz, 1.9 GHz, 2.5 GHz) and recommendations.
?Develop and make presentations on performance subjects to customer.

Required Experience and Skills:
?Position requires 12-15 years of relevant wireless experience, including mostly LTE, but also CDMA and EVDO, working in a cellular system/network performance engineering or management function or related (Trending, analysis, monitoring, reporting, optimization, troubleshooting).
?Strong technical & people leadership skills required including experience leading teams directly or in a matrix capacity. ?Experience & exposure to RF design (Link budget inputs, propagation models), optimization & tools (design (Eg: PLANET) & performance)
?Understanding of 3GPP/3GPP2 protocols including 4G LTE. The role spans RAN, Core, RF, Backhaul performance.
?Understanding of Radio Resource Management and Traffic Management functionalities (e.g. Handover control, Admission controls, capacity management, load balancing, multi-band deployments, etc.).
?Good knowledge/skills in Service Measurement and Per Call Measurement Data analysis to dissect device/network performance issues and drive resolutions across cross functional teams are required.
?Experienced in how to detect and solve specific network performance problems (Eg: Throughput issues, Connection drops, blocks etc).
?Experience with at least one vendor (ALU, Ericsson, Samsung, NSN), multiple technology and band class experience including thorough understanding of inter-technology / band interactions is needed. Demonstrated success is necessary in wireless system performance improvement with tier one operators.
?Experience needed for proposing post-launch Optimization changes and tracking improvements towards target KPIs/SLAs (assumes thorough understanding of LTE Key Performance Indicators).
?Experience with wireless performance analysis tools such as Qualcomm QXDM, ALU PCMD log analysis.
?Experience in project management, project implementation and process improvement as they relate to the technical role is necessary.
?Highly motivated and detail oriented person skilled in working as part of a team. Strong organizational, interpersonal, facilitator and communication skills required. Desired Skills
?Prior RF engineering experience and exposure to RF optimization tools.
?Experience with multiband parameter tuning and parameter optimization.
?Knowledge of MS office tools, specifically excel
?Experience with ALU RAN performance optimization tools Solution architects are needed for the following markets: NJ/NYC, Phoenix, AZ or Irvine, CA, Washington DC and Boston. The solution architects are expected to work from the local offices of our end customer in these markets.