When you join Verizon
Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications,
information and entertainment products, transforming the way we
connect across the globe. We're a diverse network of people driven
by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better
future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of
technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we
are moving the world forward - and you can too. Dream it. Build it.
Do it here.
What you'll be doing...
Join Verizon as we continue to grow our industry-leading network
to improve the ways people, businesses, and things connect. Verizon
is positioned to lead the "Fourth Industrial Revolution" (4IR) with
the emergence of technologies like our outstanding 5G network and
the Internet of Things (IoT) to impact a wide variety of industries
such as healthcare, education, manufacturing, public safety,
government, and many others. We are in the midst of historic
breakthroughs in connectivity and mobility to blend the physical
and the digital through ground breaking technologies such as
virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence,
autonomous vehicles, nanotechnologies, 3D printing, wearables, and
advanced robotics. As part of this team, you will play a critical
role in our network transformation through building a unified
network across all lines of business and maintaining the technology
that keeps millions of our customers connected.
As a Cell Site Engineer, you'll be out in the field keeping our
facilities and equipment in top form by maintaining several
locations in your assigned area. You'll be doing regular
maintenance, keeping inventories, doing audits, and maintaining and
upgrading cell sites or installations. You'll also be evaluating
our network coverage and finding ways to make it even better.
* Performing optimization, troubleshooting, and maintenance of
base station equipment, RF transmitters, and Fiber network. *
Testing the fiber network and integrating network hardware to bring
new products on-air and improve customer experience. * Evaluating
network coverage to find gaps, making recommendations to improve
coverage, and helping to implement those recommendations. *
Conducting routine, preventative maintenance on assigned cell sites
to identify potential issues during general site inspections. *
Complying with company- and industry-wide standard directives to
maintain network performance and improve efficiency.
Physical requirements of the job may include, but are not
limited to: climbing stairs and ladders, working from elevated
areas, lifting and carrying objects weighing up to approximately 65
pounds, pushing, pulling, grasping, twisting/bending, and crawling,
squatting, or kneeling in small spaces.
What we're looking for...
You're tech savvy and proficient in all things
telecommunications. Working independently suits you well. You're
also detailed, vigilant, and on top of the details-someone people
count on to solve problems and to make sure they don't happen in
the first place.
You'll need to have:
* Associate's degree or two or more years of work experience. *
Three or more years of relevant work experience. * Ability to
perform physical requirements of the job, with or without a
reasonable accommodation. * Valid driver's license.
Even better if you have one or more of the following:
* A technical degree in Electronics or Telecommunications. *
Experience troubleshooting antenna systems from transmitter to
antenna using tools like a spectrum analyzer. * Expertise in
PIM/VSWR/MIMO/RET including knowledge of fiber and LTE remote radio
heads. * Electronics training in telecommunications, two-way radio,
paging, or microwave radio. * Training in data communications,
digital communications, operating systems and applications,
computer support, scripting, project management, or power. *
Experience with Lucent, Motorola, Nokia, Samsung, or Ericsson, base
station equipment with LTE or CDMA technology. * Telecom experience
such as T1, DACS, or OMP. * Experience with dark and lit fiber
testing using equipment such as OTDR, fiberscope. * Computer
support experience, including troubleshooting PC hardware and
configurations. * Power experience such as Galaxy, Lorain, or DC
distribution systems. * Willingness to travel occasionally as
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate
our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age,
disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity
makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive
environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of
belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and
empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best.Check
out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.