RBS/BTS Field Engineer

  • Contract
  • Scotland
  • Negotiable USD / Year

Website Genesis Technology Services

Key Objectives/ Deliverables

Reporting to the Project Manager, the role holder will be technically competent in their area of BTS/RBS DICI activities. This will include but not limited to installation, configuration, integration, migration, call testing, troubleshooting & maintenance on UK mobile networks. The role holder may be requested to participate in weekend work or extended hours. The role holder will demonstrate professionalism and flexibility when contacting internal & external personnel.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for working alone or in a small team.
  • Installation, commissioning & integration of Ericsson & Nokia BTS/RBS equipment, including carrier addition, hardware upgrade/refresh, card swaps, migrations.
  • Collaboration with back-office configuration teams (Genesis or customer), and Genesis delivery team
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues arising during integration
  • Service verification test calling
  • Completion of handover documentation
  • Stock reporting and control
  • Site surveys & audits
  • Ensure all assigned equipment and PPE are maintained in good working order & within calibration date.

Operational Experience

Essential

  • At least 2 years installation, commissioning & integration of 2G – 5G radio products onto UK mobile networks, either Ericsson (including Baseband) or Nokia (including AirScale), preferably both.
  • At least 6 months of troubleshooting technical/investigations within the last 2 years, on either Ericsson or Nokia, preferably both
  • Skilled and proficient with all radio technologies such as GSM, UMTS, LTE & NR
  • Cooperation with 3rd parties, customers, and site providers to facilitate completion of tasks
  • Carrying out testing & cooperation with transmission network providers including BT
  • Accurately completing any Hand Over Packs & or site completion certification within agreed SLAs

Desirable

  • Adaptability with experience of working across multiple projects
  • Previous experience working for or with Genesis / Nokia / Ericsson / Telefonica / Vodafone / EE
  • CDM 2015 awareness

Person Specifications

  • Possess high attention to detail
  • A positive can-do attitude
  • Flexibility of working hours
  • Analytical thinking
  • Initiative and proactivity
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team

Academic & Technical Background

Essential

  • All required H&S certification for working on street works & rooftops:
  • Emergency first aid
  • RF awareness
  • Manual handling
  • Asbestos awareness
  • Rooftop access (fixed ladder)
  • NRSWA

Desirable

  • BTEC ONC/OND in a technical subject
  • DC and electrical Awareness Training:
  • TEL001: An E-Learning Training Course in ‘Electrical Safety Awareness in Telecoms’
  • TEL003: Requirements for DC Electrical Installations in Telecoms (for non-Electricians)
  • Must be very Proactive
  • Able to withstand tight deadline
  • Can work independently
  • Confident in presenting
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluent in English

To apply for this job email your details to amber.00162.11309@gtleurope.aplitrak.com.