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Engineer Design

Location:
Naperville, IL, 60565
Salary:
92500
Posted:
April 20, 2020

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Christopher J. Miller

*** ****** ***** *****. ********** Il 60565

630-***-****

adcvsl@r.postjobfree.com

Dynamic open leadership style and a proactive consultative engineer, commissioning and new cell site builds. Knowledge of Project management, fiber optics, computers, digital communications processors, servers, programming, software, and hardware related to radio communications. This gave me knowledge of telecommunications systems for the railway industry, Experience with all Microsoft Office products, scheduling software (MS Project) and configuration management tools, experience managing small-medium sized projects and project teams, ability to lead, engage, and manage tasking of cross-functional teams of varying skills/experience, multi-tasking across multiple projects. Responsible for 20 years direct experience leading Sales & engineering teams.

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

R&D Engineer for AT&T with experience in FDD and TDD in my Volte work on 4G and 5G, then engineering sales with AT&T and then Lucent Technologies in their P.R.C. (Product Research Center) lab for over 12 years of sales success. PM and RF experience for over 20 years in the Wireless Telecom industry. Managed all my own projects, over 15 of them that were major projects; managed all cell sites from start to completion; PM all of the contractors and other vendors for my projects too. ITIL experience in the past years for over 3 years. Automation testing for over 3 years, about 6 years ago.

I have many years in RF, Design, Optimization, Regulatory & E911 work for FCC compliant work; also 6 years' experience as project engineer or lead systems/network engineer for large Telecom systems applications

8years+ of experience in delivering business focused & technology related training

5+ years demonstrated understanding of Cloud and Distributed computing concepts

5+ years’ experience conducting classroom training for related cloud technology products and services.

-Fiber Optic infrastructure design and development, engineering architecture design

-Knowledge of principles, practices, methods, terminology and trends in communications engineering including the fields of radio frequency allocations, electromagnetic wave propagation, and radio frequency field strength measurements and tolerances. I have managed mobility network deployment programs in markets for AT&T, ALU, and Lucent Technologies: with the new LTE/4G5G & IDAS programs coming out there will be initial deployment/overlay of LTE. Over 5 years of LTE experience. Design Engineering in ATOLL and Visio, ITIL v3, in training.

15 years of RF experience with CDMA, 3g, 4G LTE, 5G and Volte. Proficiency with all of the tools needed for Optimization, Parameters, Counters/KPI and all of ALU equipment.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

LTE/VOLTE RF Designer- R&D engineer (Verizon AZ) April 2018 thru May 2019.

Design Engineering in ATOLL and Visio for new radio & antenna design change out designs, system performance in CDMA, 3G, 4G and 5G, experienced in detecting and solving specific network performance problems (e.g.: H.O., throughput issues, drops, blocks, latency issues, etc.) with E911& Regulatory work. Expertise in LTE / VoLTE System Performance and all Key Performance Indicators (KPI). R&D engineer for ATT Verizon, experience with telecom sector with Samsung, Verizon and AT&T for over 10 years. With Software upgrade and hardware updates to make new cell phone work in the field. Experience in FDD and TDD in my Volte work on 4G and 5G. Modifications to existing sites (entails Antenna system redesign to support 4T4R, RFDS creation, CIQ prep, e911 submittals, RFE/EME analysis; FCC Regulatory submittals); creating search areas within their geographic area of responsibility;

Design Engineer working on re-design of ALU to Ericsson cell sites using ATOLL tool.

Proficient in processing, analyzing and monitoring live performance data.

LTE/ VoLTE RF (Samsung) VA, (System Performance Engineer) on Samsung radios May 31, 2017 to March 2018.

System performance in 4G, & Small cell, experienced in detecting and solving specific network performance problems (e.g.: H.O., throughput issues, drops, blocks, latency issues, etc.).

Expertise in LTE / VoLTE System Performance and all Key Performance Indicators (KPI).

Proficient in processing, analyzing and monitoring live performance data.

Experienced in detecting and solving specific network performance problems (e.g.: H.O., throughput issues, drops, blocks, latency issues, etc.).

Integration commissioning of new cells.

LTE/ VoLTE RF (System Performance Engineer) at Verizon Wireless, WV, USA 7/2014 -May 2017.

System performance engineer using Volte and LTE adding new sites and all parameter changes.

Processing, analyzing and monitoring performance data of LTE live networks for Verizon Wireless.

Leading System performance analysis, procedures, and troubleshooting which involves data/log collection and analysis and solution proposals and guiding junior engineers.

Fundamental understanding of wireless technology/mobility networks, Design work in Atoll & Regulatory work. I have used NPO tool that Lucent and ALU use to use to help plan and optimize the networks for AT&T and Verizon.

Supporting KPI monitoring before and after migration, identifying issues, analyzing and troubleshooting and escalating, as needed, for resolution.

Experienced with Antenna configuration, Air interface, LTE Call flow, Optimization and tuning procedures.

Several years of DAS experience with IDAS & ODAS as Verizon has a Stadium, WV University in Morgantown WV and the Hospital IDAS systems. Worked on the System Performance overall and their IDAS stadium and ODAS that cover the parking lots and Hospital. Making sure the head end is working, collecting data & processing it, making changes such as TTT, Nbr lists, controlling UL interference.

Experienced in detecting and solving specific network performance problems (e.g.: H.O., throughput issues, drops, blocks, latency issues, etc.).

Expertise in LTE / VoLTE System Performance and all Key Performance Indicators (KPI).

Proficient in processing, analyzing and monitoring live performance data.

LTE Wireless Performance Engineer, R&D engineer -Alcatel-Lucent Technologies, Naperville IL, USA 01/1999- 11/2013

Detected and solved specific network performance problems (e.g.: throughput issues, connection drops, blocks, etc.) I made sure that the Methods and Procedures on optimization are followed correctly and optimization procedures implemented are consistent with ALU recommendations.

Kept up-to-date documentation of optimization-related actions; also maintained archives of all collected data. R&D engineer for ALU, experience with telecom sector, With Software upgrade and hardware updates to make new cell phone work in the field, Experience in FDD and TDD in my Volte work on 4G and 5G.Managed all the hiring, coaching, development, and assignment of multiple teams of business sales professionals within my territory and area of focus. The ability to integrate highly-complex product sets and lead team to drive "solution" of products/application to address unique customer needs. Supported new and emerging technologies and strategic applications. Overall management of Engineering and Sales teams which includes staffing/retention, team development, performance and compensation management.

Sales/ Design Engineer AT&T R&D Lab, 01/1996 – 01/1999

Participating in the development of company products and services to meet and exceed customer expectations and market demands in adherence to corporate and departmental policies and procedures

guidance to co-workers on best approaches, practices, and lessons learned and resolve problems to their final resolution.

Defined methods & procedures and provided recommendations to introduce new product features.

ALU EPC solution in customer premises across various commercial deployments in North America.

Sales Engineer and later Manager for AT&T’s P.R.C. (Product Research Center) lab, helping bring in outside development work and production to their R&D Lab in Naperville IL and their manufacturing plant in Shreveport LA. electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding composites, coatings, and sealants; radar absorbing materials; conformal antennas; and signature control coatings.

I have experience with infrastructure technology solutions and responsible for the quality of delivery within my region. 10+ years of technical, engineering, manufacturing or operational experience. Proven record of technical project implementation, documentation, and standardization.

EDUCATION:

DePaul University – Ba

Triton College – BS - Pro E Design and Pro E Cabling software design tools.

Phoenix University – (Masters of Information Systems Management) MISM

SKILLS:

Engineering Tools: IB-Wave, Delorme Street Atlas, Siterra, Actix, Atoll, Iris View, and other tools. Design Engineering in ATOLL and Visio, & Planet.

Hardware Equipment: Network Analyzer, MapInfo…Nokia NetAct, OSS,

Testing Tools: Agilent Scanner, QXDM, JDSU, XCAL.

Processing and Analyzing Tools: eDAT, WiPS, MapInfo, excel, Power Point, Windcatcher, TEMS, XCAP, NPO, and other data processing tools.

Monitoring Tools: SAM, XMS, NPO, PM data, RFDS creation Familiarity of antennas RF wiring/plumbing diagrams, connectors, cables/jumpers, equipment, Build of Materials, ordering.

CIQ creation & procurement & understanding of RF parameters: PCI, PN, frequency planning.

Operating Systems: Windows 7/10, and some UNIX

REFERENCES:

Mike Fuectmann 630-***-****

Ray Colbert 630-***-****

Mike Vega 708-***-****

Bally Rambally 631-***-****



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