Electrical Engineering professional with experience
in electronics and telecommunications. Record
of success in launching new markets and wireless technologies. Recognized for interpersonal and communication
skills. Ability to work with multiple
departments and with multiple customers.
Multi-experienced background with excellent analytical and
problem-solving skills. Able to work
well under pressure and result oriented.
Network Planning – initiate search areas to address coverage/capacity demands
of the network
Planning – make use of planning instruments (VPI) to monitor network usage and
deploy new solutions as needed (Macro, Small Cell, In building)
– address performance requirements by deploying antenna changes and network
Market Build Outs
Strong decision maker
RF Design EngineerJul 2012 to Dec 2015 VERIZON WIRELESS － Denver, CO
with a diverse team of System Performance and RF Engineers to provide the highest
quality LTE network for over 1000 sites in Montana, Wyoming, and Denver.
Contributed to the RF design of the regional cellular, PCS,
700 MHz and AWS LTE network including: search area definition and
issuance, antenna system design, candidate evaluation and assessment, and
approvals within sector area of responsibility.
Improved and redesigned embedded base network areas to
address capacity and coverage issues.
Partnered with System Performance to reduce lost/dropped
calls and ineffective/blocked attempts (1X voice, EVDO and LTE) to meet and exceed
Prepared timely FCC/FAA and regulatory submissions.
Provided cell translations configuration packages for new
build and network growth.
Conducted analysis of regional population centers and drive
data for candidate location, new site integration, and system optimization.
Performed radio engineering evaluation for system planning
and site acquisition; creating and using RF propagation and planning tools.
Conducted and overseeing field tests for potential sites.
Planned frequency assignments and identifying technical
parameters for network growth; document and report findings.
Planned near-term integration of new technologies for first
applications in the network.
Identified location-specific needs for new cells using
appropriate methods to rank objectively.
Evaluated coverage problems and new service area requirements
for coverage cells.
Utilized propagation modeling software to develop improved
wireless service plans and maximize signal-to-noise performance.
Performed acceptance testing of new RF antenna systems;
identifying causes of RF interference and troubleshooting interference problems
with system performance.
Attended zoning hearings in support of new cell site
Contributed to the development of long-term build plans.
Macro/Micro/Small Cell Design including antenna
selection and placement.
Utilized knowledge of CDMA, EVDO, LTE and microwave to
contribute in network design; ensuring that all regulatory and EME requirements
are met and associated information is kept updated provided to HQ.
Assisted with training and development of newer RF Engineers;
documenting, tracking and follow-up of all project deliverables within VzW
Responsible for metrics by proper design, testing, capacity
management, and optimization.
with other departments on new site builds, cell site modifications, capacity
optimal performance of LTE(4G), CDMA, IDEN, and EVDO networks through proper
design, integration of antennas, data-fill optimization, and hardware/software
RF EngineerApr 2010 to Apr 2012 FutureWei Technologies － Plano, TX
a diverse team of Network Engineers to provide the highest quality network for
implementation, installation, preventative maintenance, and operation of
the activities of individuals and departments with accountability for metrics, and
that all records and data systems are maintained and accurate.
restoration efforts in disaster or other large scale events.
employees after company mergers and reorganizations.
to a given budget while working with vendors and maintaining project timelines.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering2009University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) － Richardson, TX, USA
in design, develop, test, and supervising the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as electric motors, radar and navigation
systems, communications systems, or power generation equipment. Coursework in Electro-technology, Thermodynamics and Electronics