Field Test Engineer


  • IOT
  • Telecommunications
  • failure analysis
  • modem

Job Description

Job Title: Field Test Engineer

Location: Overland Park, Kansas (Onsite)

Duration: 6+ months (Possible Extension-Long Term Project)

Rate Range:$40-$50/hr on w2


  • Manage 5G/4G IOT test in Infra-vendor or Carrier lab.
  • Work with the network engineer to configure required test parameters and ensure tests are performed accurately.
  • Support basic log analysis for the latest 5G features for all US carriers (including AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile).
  • Track the issues to full resolution and closure.
  • Compile and send summary test reports to outline the current status and to communicate any critical issues.
  • Strong communications skills and cross-functional collaboration needed

Qualifications & Required Skills:

  • Bachelors degree with 2+ years’ relevant experience
  • Hands-on experience in mobile device testing/failure analysis in IOT lab/field for at least 1-2 years.
  • Experience with any of the infra-vendor IOT, device IOT, DFIT, F4L or PDC tests is highly desired.
  • Basic knowledge of LTE/5G NR NSA/SA including signaling, IMS and data call flow concepts.
  • Ability to test and track IOT/field issues end to end by collaborating with modem quality organization.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with cross-functional coordination and challenging schedules.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • This is a fully onsite position requiring about 10-20% travel and flexibility for shifts systems as needed to support IOT/Field testing.

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous experience of 5G NR technology is preferred.
  • Familiarity with US IOT/Certification/field testing procedure is a plus.
  • Preferred degrees in Electronics, Communication, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications