1+ months

Wireless Engineer II, Wireless Technology

Cox Communications Inc
Atlanta, GA 30303
*Primary Location: *6305 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Communications Inc
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *210949
Cox Communications is searching for a * Wireless Engineer II* who* *will support various engineering functions within the Wireless Technology team to include the following activities: wireless lab and trials, Quality Assurance, Fixed Wireless Access RAN/CPE engineering, MVNO small cell network offload engineering, IoT and Private Managed Networks engineering. Since the Wireless Technology Roadmap continues to mature at Cox, the Wireless Engineer II engineering task support will continue to morph and grow with these changes.

Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

* Support the design, build and test activities with regards to new products, services, hardware, software and feature/functionality within our wireless use cases inclusive of: RAN, CPE, RF test equipment, spectrum analyzers, RF propagation tools, network traffic analytics and interference mitigation for various unlicensed and licensed spectrum solutions with minimal direction

* Clearly understand technical problems and define solutions to mitigate those problems

* Define solution test strategy, specific test cases, execute tests, revisit design as necessary and document results

* Methodically scope, troubleshoot, diagnose, and fix complex problems as required on Cox wireless networks while minimizing customer impacts and outages

* Partner with Operations team members to prepare low level designs, configurations and methods and procedures to gain operational perspective, including network reliability, scalability, simplicity, and standardization to ensure success through launch of the change

* Partner with peer Engineering team members to gain in-depth understanding of proposed changes to hardware, software or configurations and associated implications

* Replicate production issues in wireless lab environment along with traffic generators as necessary to test fixes and to regression test launches

* Assess and continually improve lab methods and procedures

* Quickly understand preliminary product/platform concepts or high-level designs and subsequently author technical requirements as necessary based on those understandings

* Translate high level engineering documentation into working configurations and test plans and enhancing areas with additional applicable data where necessary

* Participate in planned maintenance activities during maintenance windows as needed

Qualifications: *Minimum: *

* 2 + years of experience as a technical engineer in the Wireless Communications Industry

* Fundamental knowledge in LTE and 5G NR 3GPP standards, protocol and wireless OEM architectures

* Fundamental knowledge in all packet based protocols such as TCP/IP (including protocols like DHCP, DNS, TCP, UDP, etc.)

* Fundamental knowledge in scripting (shell, python, perl, etc.)


* Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Computer and 5 years of experience as a technical engineer in the Wireless Communications Industry

* Specific experience in the design, optimization, performance management or operating of large scale service provider wireless networks or experience with a Wireless OEM vendor that supported its Mobile Network Operating customers with broad wireless mobility technology experience that should include: LTE and 5G NR networks

* Fundamental knowledge in Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi related IEEE standards, protocol and service provider architectures

* Intermediate background in network performance management of wireless networks responsible for improvement and maintenance of network KPIs through data analysis, RF testing and fault isolation.

* Intermediate knowledge in Network Monitoring Systems and Device/Network Management Systems, like SNMP, etc.

* Fundamental knowledge in DOCSIS access and provisioning technologies.


Who We Are
*About Cox Communications*
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.


Posted: 2021-02-04 Expires: 2021-06-13

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