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Rogers Communications Canada Inc.
Halifax, NS
Full Time
RF System Designer

At Rogers, we are committed to helping Canadians bridge the digital divide and ensure that no one is left behind in accessing reliable connectivity. Through our Service Expansion projects, we are proud to bring our wireless and internet service to homes and businesses across the country to connect them to the people and things that matter most.

Our rapidly growing team is looking for new team members who are committed to making connectivity possible for our neighbours, communities, and local businesses. This team works cross-functionally, collaborating with our Network, Rogers for Business, and Consumer teams to make a lasting impact in underserved or unserved communities for generations to come.

Come play a key role in building the future of innovation in Canada.

Are you up for the challenge and the fun? If so, consider the following opportunity:

Imagine working for an exciting entrepreneurial company where employees are committed to meeting big challenges and making a real difference. That's Rogers. A leading communications and media company where people come to do great work. Right now we are looking for talented individuals to join our winning team where you will have a chance to innovate, grow and to do what really matters.
As a Wireless Systems designer in the Atlantic Wireless Network RF & Planning team, the successful candidate will be responsible for designing the radio access networks GSM-EDGE/UMTS-HSPA, LTE and 5G.

  • Responsible for the RF engineering design and system performance of wireless network.
  • Responsible for Radio systems design and performance for GSM/UMTS/LTE/NR technology
  • Apply propagation theory, cellular theory, RF engineering tools and antenna theory to select cell site placement, antenna height, site configuration, tilt and power to maximize coverage, capacity and performance of the network.
  • Generate RND with site specific parameters and perform site acceptance including parameter verification and KPI monitoring
  • Use network performance tool to analyze network stats and pinpoint performance issues of wireless network
  • Understand In-building design and optimization
  • Teamwork
  • Analyze network statistics, identify performance issue in network
  • Respond to customer request on wireless network design and performance
  • Leadership
  • Training of new and existing staff.
  • Reporting
  • Work effectively with equipment and service vendors and provide executive level professional presentations of engineering results and recommendations

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in wireless telecom industry
  • Strong background on radio network design on 3G, 4G and 5G network
  • Good knowledge of network KPI and parameter (Ericsson OSS preferred)
  • University Degree in Engineering (Electrical, Telecommunications, Computer)
  • Professional Engineering designation preferred
  • Radio wireless network design and RF engineering project lead
  • Strong understanding and experience working on GSM/UMTS/HSPA/LTE/NR
  • Good technical understanding of TDMA, WCDMA and OFDMA air interface protocols
  • Excellent understanding of radio propagation principles for wireless spectrum.
  • Good theoretical understanding of Tx/Rx Radio and Antenna system design
  • Worked proficiently with Planet RF Planning tool (or equivalent)
  • Understanding of RF radiation safety and Canada SC6 standard
  • Excellent communicator - fluent in English, both written and verbal
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Excel (VBA) et Access, Python automation, SQL is asset
  • Proficient in MapInfo
  • Full driver's license

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 7071 Bayers Road, Suite 4001 (235), Halifax, NS
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Engineering
Requisition ID: 274819

Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:

Our people are at the heart of our success
Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
We do what's right, each and every day
We believe in the power of new ideas
We work as one team, with one vision
We give back to our communities and protect our environment

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ .

Posting Notes:Digital & Technology

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Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:
• Health & well-being benefits
• Donation matching
• Paid time off for volunteering
• Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
• Generous employee discounts
• Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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