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Senior Design and Planning Manager (3G/4G RAN)

Job Title: Senior Design and Planning Manager (3G/4G RAN)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Car Allowance
REF: SM/P/SDPM_1552476040
Contact Name: Salome Maybanks
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Senior Design & Planning Engineer (3G,4G RAN)


Reading, Berkshire

Senior Design & Planning Engineer - a new permanent opportunity has arisen supporting the Senior Design Manager, acting as SME for all Radio Design and Planning. Working for a growing key Mobile Telecoms company based in Reading this is an excellent opportunity for someone to help drive forward RAN/RF designs in order to enhance network capabilities.

This is a permanent position offering a competitive salary, bonus and car allowance.

As Senior Design & Planning Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring cell plans meet agreed design criteria and performance metrics
  • Taking the lead on a number of technical forums (RF Planning & Tools Forum; Change Control Forum; Data Integrity Forum)
  • Assessing alternative site options or solutions to deal with performance issues
  • Support development of Planning tool reporting capabilities
  • Maintain and develop RF planning guidelines
  • Support the set up of planning tools
  • Provide technical support to the legal team
  • Ensure radio design and planning guidance and solutions deliver best value

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Previously worked in a RAN Design & Planning Engineer position
  • Technical knowledge of UK networks (3G,4G, RF Planning)
  • From either MSP or Operator background
  • Experience of either managing delivery from MSPs or experience interfacing with customer (operator)
  • Experience using the following - Asset Radio Planning, Spectrum, CR tool
  • Experience leading technical forums
  • Knowledge of site acquisition and implementation processes
  • Confident dealing with conflicting priorities from differing stakeholders

If you are interested in this permanent opportunity and have the required skills and experience please submit your CV on line or email direct to

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