RF Engineer

2 Nov, 21

Perth Northern Suburbs & Joondalup
Engineering & Electrical/Electronic Engineering
Full Time

The Opportunity

The primary purpose of this role is to provide high quality RF network design, planning and support solutions to our clients
Primary responsibilities include:

  • Provide specialist contributions in RF testing, measurement and prediction of all facets of project work associated with the design, installation and commissioning of wireless coverage solutions.
  • Conduct site surveys, RF measurement and prediction surveys and delivering wireless design solutions.
  • Support proposal and project activities including preparation of technical documentation for submissions.
  • Generate site feasibility reports and have a sound understanding of RF compliance related issues.
  • Perform RF optimisation with recommended parameter optimisation and physical changes for KPI performance improvement.
  • Troubleshoot physical site related issues e.g. External Interference, Path Balance, Main & Diversity, RTWP, feeder swaps etc.
  • Support pre-sale service opportunities.


About You

To be successful, you will demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications preferably in electronic, electrical / communications engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years experience designing and deploying microwave networks, both P2P and PMP
  • Experience in RF Planning and/or Optimisation in carrier technologies with a preference for LTE
  • A degree of proficiency radio path profile planning tools, especially ATDI ICS Telecom/Designer or HTZ
  • Familiarity with Nokia P2P microwave and Cambium PMP equipment highly regarded
  • Experience with drive test tools and drive test analysis
  • Experience with radio planning tools, preferably ATDI ICS designer
  • Knowledge of Radio Access technologies – GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA/HSUPA, WiFi, WiMax & LTE
  • Knowledge of Radio Access infrastructure – incl. Distributed Antenna Systems, Micro, Repeater, Femto technologies
  • Basic understanding of transmission systems including PDH, SDH, packet switched networks, and IP

Life at Aqura

Our people matter. We challenge the status quo and encourage ongoing learning of new technologies to ensure our people maintain a technical edge.

We are constantly developing new solutions based on emerging communications technology such as IoT and private 4G and 5G networks that will empower businesses to automate and optimise their operations.

You will feel valued and supported by your peers and be given the opportunity to make a real impact.