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Engineer Manager

Brandon, FL, 33511
June 29, 2016

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Brian Calhoun


Skills Summary

-24 years of Telecom Experience

-15 years of Central Office Installation

-6 years of wiring new Build Remote Cell Site Installation

-6 years Wireless Mobility

-Fiber Optic and Broad Band 2G / 3G / LTE Commissioning Integration Certified

-Remote Site Applications

-WCDMA / GSM / MR Integration

-Site Construction

-BTS / Multi-radio / Flexi Radio Certified

-PT ID#001ADSG0044454 T-Mobile-Modernization


-NSN BTS LTE certified

-LSO up to date Certifications (AT&T)

Professional Experience

-NSN-T-Mobile Cleveland, Ohio

-NSN-Chicago BTS Flexi Certification Training

-NSN-Sprint Orlando, Fla

-AT&T LSO Training

-Northern Telecom T-1


-LISN/Orius Inc. Engineering Certification

-Eupon Connectorization

-Fiber Optic Splicing

-United States Navy Cryptologist

-United States Navy (BEE) Electricity Electronic School

-Communication/Cryptologist Specialist

-BTS Flexi Radio System Certification (Dynis)

-NSN / Samsung Training

-RF Sweeping

-Test Equipment

-BTS Engineer-T-Mobile/Sprint


EF&I Services Corp. 2015 - Present

Installation Specialist Level 4A

Tampa, Florida

-Installation of Cloud and CDN

-Commissioning, Testing and Integration of Cisco, HP and associated equipment

Ericsson/Sprint/T-Mobile 2013 – 2015

BTS Engineer

Cleveland, OH/Orlando, Fla

-Install Fish Module

-Install FYGE/GPS

-ATP Call testing

-Upload SW update

-Upload SW for 2.5mghz Sprint

-Upload SCF/SW 2.5mghz T-Mobile

-Remote access

-Trouble shoot Sprint/NetVision systems

-Real Time Applications

-Samsung Microwave trouble shooting

-Dragon Wave

-RRH Testing

-NetVision Samsung Cabinet installation

TeleTech 2012 – 2013

Installation Supervisor

Dallas, TX

-Ground Operations Manager T-mobile 2G,3G and LTE upgrade project

-Commissioning and Integration


Wireless Installation Coordinator

-2G/3/LTE Integration and Commissioning T-Mobile

-Trouble shooting

-RRU/SAU Installation



Chicago, IL / St. Clarkesville, OH

-RRUW installation

-Mount units

-Fiber installation

-Test and Turn up


Field Tech 2011 – 2012

Columbus, OH / Fort Wayne, IN / Louisville, KY

-LTE installation

-MAU/SAU installation

-Power termination Power Plant/PDU

-Alarm cable/ 66 block termination

-RRUW installation

-Fiber installation

WFI Wireless Facility, Inc

T-1 Tester

-RRUW installation

-LTE installation

-BTS installation

-RNC installation

-Patch Panel termination

Windstream Broadband 2011 – 2012

Telephone Tech

-Troubleshoot broadband service calls

-Telephone Installation

AT&T 2009 – 2011

Smart Jack/T-1 installation

Sioux Falls, SD

-Fiber Optic Project. T-1 delivered by Fiber. Responsible for installation and delivery of T-1s.

-Fiber Optic Cabling

-Microwave (T-1 signal Testing)

-T-BIRD testing equipment (head to head)

-Rack assembling

-RRUW installation

-Cat 6 RJ-45 termination

-Troubleshoot Fiber installation


-Prepared detailed Gate 2 Testing schedule based on priority bases

(MSO) Galleria 2009 – 2010

Central Office Installer

-Install Fiber Duct

-Install timing

-Power/Ground termination

-Cable LGX Bay

-Install Flash Wave

Energy Products & Services 2001 – 2009

Field Service Lead Tech

North Ridgeville, OH

-Provide backup battery supply Installation/Decom of CDMA Equip

-Project Management for all Wireless New Build Installation

-Power Bay Installation (Lineage, Tyco,Marconi, Lorain Product, Vortex)

-Fiber Optic Cabling and Testing

-BTS test and turn up

-GPS installation

AT&T 1999 - 2001

Central Office Installer

-Provide backup battery supply

-Testing (Fiber Optic Cab)

-Installation of Fiber Optic Management

-Power Bay installation

-E911 Project

-LMU installation

-Power Wave installation

ADC 1998-1999

Switch Installer

Akron, OH Data Center

-Complete Central Office New Build

-Install LGX Bay and test

-Install Fiber management tray

-Test terminate fiber

-Ground/Power BDFB

-Juniper (Router) installation

-PDU installation

LISN/Orius 1997 – 1998

Detail Engineer

Amherst, Ohio

-Detail Engineer – Write Detail Specifications (MOP) for Central Office Installation

-CAD Drawing Certified.

-DS1, DS3, Microwave, OC3, OC48 SONET creation and documentation

-Bid Manager – Generate a billing price for Job start/completion/Manpower

-Installation of PBX DMS and all associated material

-Fiberization of Peripheral Modules-Analog to Digital

United States Navy 1983-1989



Basic Electricity School

Top Secret Clearance


-DeVry University – Network Management 3/2012– Present

-United States Navy 1983 – 1989

-Kent State University 1981 – 1984

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