RF Designer - Entry Level

Location: Tempe, AZ
Date Posted: 04-03-2018
CTS (www.cts1.com) is a nationwide leader in the Design, Engineering & Installation of Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS). We work on high profile, cutting edge projects nationwide. We seek an RF Designer for our Arizona Design Center Office. Our Design Center is a 24/5 operation, we are looking to fill our 3rd shift. Hours are 7:00pm - 5:45am Monday thru Friday with a rotating day off.  MULTIPLE OPENINGS!

The RF Designer position call for high energy, dedication, attention to detail, timeliness, team work, positive attitude, adaptability, self-motivation, reliable, and the willingness/ability to learn new technical concepts. 
  • Gain the opportunity to work between the design & construction phase of a project.
  • Creation of documents that are client facing, detail oriented and impact the success of the company in a direct way.
  • Impact the bottom line by developing and using a knowledge base to select most efficient solutions through application-based engineering approaches
  • Learn fundamentals of in-building wireless design and work with Design Center to validate engineering approaches, always looking to improve efficiency by either cost or performance increases
  • Develop relationships with management level employees of CTS, sales and engineering relationships with OEM partners
  • Be exposed to the latest and greatest technology in the in-building wireless industry on a daily basis, often receive detailed information on new products before they are officially released to the public

Goals or Responsible for: 
  • Follow direction of Central Engineering Lead.
  • Able to work at a PC for extended hours.
  • Understand frequency band, protocols and the terms used to quantify signal strength, quality, and transmitting base stations.
  • Understand all Repeater and DAS OEM equipment and their architectures.
  • Learn RF Math and how it applies to the design.
  • Set up 3D modeling in iBwave.
  • Layout thorough and clean DAS designs.
  • Produce accurate BOMs from design effort.
  • Produce fiber and rack diagrams in Visio.
  • Run propagation models in iBwave
  • Export and consolidate designs, plots, and any other design reports required.
Strong computer skills required, particularly MS Office - Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio, Email & Graphics Software.  Proficiency in CAD, SolidWorks/ SolidEdge is a plus, but not required. 
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