Drive test tool (Agilent NITRO 6474A/ Couei X-CAL/QXDM /TEMS)
Post processing Tool (ACTIX/ Couei X-CAP/ LDAT)
Mobile handset programming tools (QPST/Kyocera Wireless Chameleon)
MapInfo (GIS tool)
NETRAC TTI (Network Performance Monitoring)
Testing equipments: Base station tester (Agilent make) ,Agilent Receiver
Power meter (Agilent /Anritsu make)
Site analyzer (Anritsu/Bird make)
Spectrum Analyzer (Agilent make)
FSR and OR Repeater Deployment and troubleshooting - DAKC, Mumbai
ACHIVMENTS & AWARDS
*Sasken Network Engineering Limited: ACHIEVER OF THE QUARTER (Oct- Dec 09) Awarded for team leadership and continuous pursuance to complete the project.
*Sasken Network Engineering Limited: Spot Award for individual contribution towards EVDO Project.
*Reliance Communications: Have been awarded with a certificate in appreciation for the contribution in making 20 sites RFS in a record time of four days, as a part of the RDEL project in Karnataka.
Sr. Network Planning and Optimization Engineer 06/2014
to Current Nokia – Atlanta
RF planning for deployment of 3G network for Nokia-Siemens.
RF design, model tuning and nominal and final design for Greenfield 3G deployment.
Data fill for new and carrier upgradation of 3G sites.
Optimization to improve the performance for the overall 3G sites deployed by NSN.
KPI monitoring on regular basic to check the performance of the 3G sites.
Sr. RF Engineer01/2009
to 03/2010 Sasken
RNO for Alcatel-Lucent EVDO Optimization project, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Trivendrum region Parametric optimization of EVDO sites based on field test and System measurement data.
Conduct SCFT and Cluster drive test for EVDO deployment, analysis of drive test data to meet the QoS as per the SoW.
Co-ordination and planning of Drive test and optimization with the field team for optimal utilization of available resources.
Give optimization recommendations for improving the performance of the system after analysis of the drive test result.
Site Acceptance Test of the overall system.
to 12/2008 RNO Alcatel- Lucent Technology for CDMA WIN project, Maharashtra
Perform system optimization and resource management based on Interference analysis and Traffic analysis to improve the performance of cellular CDMA system with investigation of capacity, power control and handoff.
Post- processing of drive test data using LDAT and recommending physical optimization to the customer.
Analysis of Drive Test data, analysis using overall KPI to improve the overall performance of the cell site in terms of capacity and coverage.
Acceptance Tests of overall system, on equipments manufactured by Lucent Technologies, uploading scripts and various parameters for new cell site radiation and RFS drives.
RF Network Engineer09/2005
to 08/2007 RELIANCE Communications – Mumbai
Cellular 800MHz CDMA 1xRTT network planning, Optimization and Performance Analysis for Reliance Communications.
Job responsibilities mainly included Site planning, Antenna Planning, Capacity analysis, Interference analysis, Optimization of radio network performance indicators.
Responsible for KPI of 260+ Cell Sites using different Antenna Families across 3 MSC's in Mumbai Network.
Planned and deployed CDMA BTS and Repeaters (FSR and OR) for Karnataka and Mumbai circle to meet the requirement of the growing subscriber base.
Network design involving study of elevation/clutter study, preparing Link Budget, and tuning those using drive test results.
Additional responsibilities included finalization of search area maps and prepare RF data sheet for site construction team.
Optimizations with Agilent Technologies drive-test and ACTIX analyzer (post -processing) tools.
Drive test including Voice and Data for CDMA 3G- 1X
Interaction with OMC team for various optimization (database) parameter- changes, neighbor -list tuning, Card level testing which include Diagnostic Test, Antenna Functionality Test, Pilot level test and other QoS issues.
IBS survey, planning and deployment.
RF performance trending, analyzing irregularities such as low CSSR, high RF loss and call drops etc and thereafter taking corrective actions to minimize them.
3G Technology Overview- In-house at Sasken Network Engineering Limited
CDMA IS-95 and 1X Overview- In-house at Sasken Network Engineering Limited
GSM Overview- In-house at Sasken Network Engineering Limited
NITRO, Agilent Drive Test Tool - In-house at Sasken Network Engineering Limited
LUCENT ModCell 3.0 and 4.0 - DAKC, Mumbai.
B.E: Electronics and CommunicationOctober 1980EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS S.J.C. Institute of Technology-
Diploma: Electronics and CommunicationK.H.Kabbur Institute of Engineering-
DharwadElectronics and Communication