Senior Transport Engineer

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DISH Network
Wireless, Engineer, Manager, IP, Ethernet, RF, Network
Full Time

Job Description

At DISH Wireless, we reimagine connectivity through new platforms, new business models and new ways of thinking.

Today, we are building America's first cloud-native 5G network to transform the way we live, work and play with unlimited potential. Our teams operate at the intersection of wireless, data analytics, AI and the cloud to create something state-of-the-art, radically original and truly unlike what anyone else can.

DISH Wireless is seeking a Senior Transport Engineer with strong, current, fiber optic network, microwave network and data traffic engineering skills to help build our 5G network.

The Senior Transport Engineer will be responsible for performing highly complex engineering activities supporting the design, development, and optimization of a wireless network. Transport engineering activities will include backhaul, midhaul and fronthaul, for both lit and dark fiber services as well as microwave per specified design rules and topology guidelines.

This role is a key, strategic part of our business and presents an opportunity to implement and optimize the latest networking solutions. This role reports to the Transport Manager, and may require some travel.

Day-to-day job responsibilities:
  • Support transport/traffic portions of network projects such as cell build program, frequency carrier add growth, hardware conversions, fiber to cell initiatives, data centers, E911, and IP-based technologies
  • Perform network integration for transport nodes, cell site routers, and microwave radio devices across multi-vendor platforms
  • Work with management on direction for upcoming transport design programs
  • Deployment of fiber Ethernet to cell site locations
  • Responsible for assembling site specific source data to auto-generate backhaul network device
  • Recommend network improvements to the local RF and IP network engineering teams
  • Actively contribute to improvements and participate in innovation, lessons learned, and knowledge sharing activities
  • Ensure that work meets all applicable engineering, financial, planning, and operational standards
  • Negotiate with LEC, IXC and CAP carriers for service

Skills and experience

The successful Senior Transport Engineer will have:
  • 3-5+ years of Wireless Network experience
  • Must have a strong understanding of wireless network architecture, infrastructure components, Ethernet, fiber optic transport and data traffic engineering
  • Ability to write technical specifications for Dark and Ethernet fiber requirements for procurement
  • Experience with pathing, hot cuts, trunking, and migrations.
  • Ability to manage multiple commitments simultaneously
  • Ability to plan for work during network maintenance windows and the willingness to perform night work
  • Proven ability to work independently and escalate issues appropriately
  • Ability to delivery in fast-paced high volume environment supporting aggressive targets
  • Experience drawing complex system diagrams
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of experience and education
  • Advanced degree is preferred
Preferred qualifications:
  • PathLoss 5 and Google Earth experience; Planet design experience a plus
Compensation: $85,905.00/Year - $136,190.00/Year
From versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check out our benefits on our careers website.

Employment is contingent on Successful completion of a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test.

Company Information

DISH is a connectivity company. Since 1980 we’ve transcended normal, continually evolving to allow for more consumer choice across different industries. Today, our family of brands includes DISH Wireless, SLING TV, Boost Mobile and OnTech Smart Home Services. Together, we bring more than 40 years of disruption to empower our product and the people it connects.

Dice Id : 90312222
Position Id : 51384
Originally Posted : 5 months ago

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