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Antenna and Feeder Systems Designer - RF Planning

Job Title: Antenna and Feeder Systems Designer - RF Planning
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: P/Antenna/Sara_1579601386
Contact Name: Sara Rowe
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Antenna and Feeder Systems Designer

We are looking for a Antenna and Feeder Systems Designer join the DPD team who are is responsible for the delivery and maintenance of a series of design, guidelines and policies on behalf of our shareholders. These designs are delivered via Managed Service Partners the Design team and specialist resources in order to enhance the capabilities of the networks.

Working in our state-of-the-art offices, flexible working with collaborative digital systems, are just a few of the perks we offer to our employees, on top of a competitive salary and interesting work.

Role Purpose

To act as a subject technical Design Authority on MBNL cell sites for the Antenna and feeder system.

The role

  • Antenna Systems Design Authority
  • Technical management of antenna related new products
  • Advise on how Antenna systems are designed and dimensioned to ensure that network availability targets are maintained or improved.
  • Support the Operational teams in identification of Antenna line related issues.
  • Approval of Concessions and deviations relating to the Antenna system.
  • Act as technical reference point for RF compliance within MBNL.
  • Communication of design standards to relevant contractors via documentation and personal presentation.
  • Represent MBNL in the Radio Frequency Compliance Group

Must Have

  • Significant experience working for a Network Operator in a Design Authority Function, creating appropriate solutions for support of active infrastructure.
    • Strong Radio planning background around Antenna and design
    • Knowledge of suppliers who supply Antenna and previously experience of sourcing Antenna
    • Understand Antenna systems and components of Antenna and specification
    • Good comm and influencing skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Driving Licence;
  • Wide knowledge of the industry and suppliers.

Nice to Have

  • Membership of an appropriate professional body. Proven record of introducing new products into a mobile phone network environment
  • Asset or Atoll radio planning tool experience

If this sounds like a role you can take hold of, and want to work in an Agile, dynamic yet challenging environment in the heart of Reading, we would love to hear from you!

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