Manager Engineering RF and EE

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Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: Burnaby, BC, CA, V5H 4W4

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.

 

Rogers is currently looking for a Manager, RF and Equipment Engineering, Access Networks.  This position will report to the Sr.Director Access Networks BC. The successful candidate will lead a team responsible for engineering the ever-changing capacity and coverage demands of the Access Network in the BC region. This position is located Burnaby, BC.

 

What you will be doing…

  • Plan, budget and initiate all aspects of regional engineering to meet project deliverables and operational KPI’s.
  • Develop alternative options, within Rogers’ standards, to provide innovative solutions for deployment of new technology, functionality and new features for the Access Network.
  • Lead a team of both RF and Equipment Engineers in the design of new sites, technology upgrades, coverage solutions and in-building systems.
  • Ensure that all designs and installations are compliant with all government and safety requirements.
  • Monitor market performance and develop solutions to improve customer experience.
  • Create a collaborative environment with the Planning, Network Implementation and Field Operations teams to insure regional priorities and goals are aligned.

 

What you have....

  • Undergraduate degree in applied science (or equivalent) with 10+ years of work experience in access network environments. Direct RF engineering experience is preferable.
  • Professional designation is preferable.
  • Strong understanding of wireless network functionality and elements.  Full scope of GSM/HSPA/LTE technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of HSPA and LTE capacity requirements and capacity KPIs.
  • Understanding of wireline architecture, fibre infrastructure and microwave transmission.
  • Knowledge of radio propagation theory, radio transmitter and receiver circuits, cellular systems principles and two-way land mobile communications.
  • Familiarity with Ericsson and Huawei radio base station hardware and configurations is preferable.
  • Strong aptitude for data analysis and trend development.
  • Strong planning and budgeting skills.
  • Ability to provide direction and guidance to internal and external groups.
  • Ability to manage and track projects.
  • Ability to operate autonomously, within general direction guidelines.
  • Effective presentation and communications skills.
  • Personal Competencies: Leadership; Problem Solving / Judgment; Customer Service Orientation; Teamwork and Collaboration; Initiative; Achievement Orientation.
  • Superior organizational and analytical skills
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1600 - 4710 Kingsway (016), Burnaby, BC 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Engineering
Requisition ID: 145316
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

 
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