Ericsson RAN Optimisation Engineer


Ericsson RAN Optimisation Engineer

Company Overview

Equiendo is an innovative mobile network solutions company providing products and services to Mobile Network Operators. Equiendo has a unique suite of cost reducing software solutions that automate complicated network management processes. Our suite of time saving software solutions provides the operator the ability to view, report and analyse their networks in a fast, efficient and accurate manner.  This empowers operators to efficiently and effectively dimension, manage and grow the radio access network while providing an enhanced user experience, managing the capacity crunch and delivering the network at a reduced cost. Equiendo is also a leading provider of capacity management and optimisation services to mobile network operators in Ireland and the UK. Our team of highly experienced Engineers ensure that customer networks are operating at the highest level of efficiency, utilisation and quality.

Equiendo is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Customers include Vodafone, Telefonica, Three, Digicel and Meteor.

Role Description

Work as part of a team responsible for the performance optimisation of 2G, 3G & 4G mobile networks

Main Responsibilities

·         On-site service delivery for customer projects including RAN Performance and Optimisation

·         Feature and parameter management

·         Physical site optimisation

·         Performance monitoring and reporting

·         Special event monitoring and reporting

·         Investigating, troubleshooting and resolving site/cell faults

·         Investigating, troubleshooting and resolving customer complaints

·         Process definition and documentation

·         OSS interaction to extract network configuration and statistical data



Primary Degree in Engineering or Science discipline


Required Experience:

·         Min 2 years’ experience in RF optimisation

·         Hands-on experience on an  Ericsson mobile network at RAN level

·         2G

o   Experience in GSM equipment, features & OSS

o   Knowledge of GSM System Hardware modules

o   Experience with neighbour planning and optimisation

o   Experience of GSM performance monitoring through stats, FAS, MRR recordings

·         3G

o   Experience in UMTS equipment, features & OSS

o   Experience of UMTS performance monitoring

o   Experience with AMOS commands and monitoring Alarms on the OSS

o   Experience running planned areas in OSS for minor changes (tilts, neighbours)

o   Experience with cell level optimisation (tilts, power, parameters)

o   knowledge of UMTS System Hardware modules

·         Knowledge of Business Objects for monitoring stats

·         Experience building reports in Business Objects/ENIQ

·         Knowledge of performance KPIs and relevant counters

·         Understanding of key RAN parameters and impacts on performance

·         Strong communication skills

·         Ability to work as part of a team

Desirable Experience:

·         4G performance monitoring

·         Experience using Atoll RF Planning Tool

·         Experience working with MapInfo and Googlemaps

·         Experience running and interpreting GPEH recordings

·         Experience analysing Drive Test Log files

·         Special event planning

·         Other Vendor knowledge - Huawei, NSN

To apply

Job Reference Number: Eq015

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