OBJECTIVE; to ascertain a position within a company of excellence and to gain more knowledge in the field of Telecommunications utilizing my skills and experience.
Bloomfield College, Bloomfield, NJ Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer Training, 1999
SCS Business and Technical Institute, Newark, NJ Certificate in Computer Problem Solving, 1991
Virginia College online, Birmingham, AL, still in progress MIS, Management information systems, middle of second year 10/8/2011
SPECIAL SKILLS/ Excellent project management skills including the ability to handle multiple projects at one time Skilled at efficiently completing field assignments Proficient with Aniritsu Expert in cable networking and fiber optics Expert in pulling and running cables CDMA/TDMA experience Experienced on Category 5 and 6 cables Has Project Management Experience as well as experience working closely with project management teams Responsible for monitoring contract work Hardwired patch links OC3s to turn up T1s Proficient with all aspects of GSM networks Skilled at setting up computers, printers, loading operating systems and software, and setting up wireless internet connections, modems Proficient with Nokia and Ericsson UMTS using VOIP and Guey network systems for the troubleshooting of RNC's Expert in using GRANITE, APPS, Homer, React, Insite, and NetEx.
2/20/2012 to present: Rightech/Ericsson Network vision Field technician/Auditor Site evaluation for updated equipment Evaluating all M.O.P-s on site construction Equipment removal and placement of old verification Corresponding on daily basis with field supervisor and regional manager for East Coast Proficient with all programs used for Project such as Siterra,MDSP,Fieldworks and Dashboard,Gordon and Odyssey Checklist for site equipment and safety issues both temporary and perminent Uploading of site pics for Siterra and other site issues on daily basis
6/20/2011 TO 11/6/2011: TOTAL HOME TECHNOLOGIES TECHNICIAN
HOME THEATER SYSTEMS INSTALLATION OF 100 PORT NETWORK SWITCHES TESTING AND TERMINATING CAT 5 & CAT 6 CABLING INSTALLING VIDEO SURVEILLANCE EQUIPMENT INSTALLATION OF LAN LINES TESTING, TERMINATING AND PUNCH DOWN INSTALLATION OF CONTROL 4 EQUIPMENT INSTALLATION OF THERMOSTATS AND LIGHTING HOME AUTOMATION LIGHTING CONTROL COMPUTER NETWORKING WHOLE HOUSE AUDIO ENERGY MANAGEMENT TELEVISION INSTALLATION
EXPERIENCE T-MOBILE, Parsippany, NJ Technician 2 1/2006 to 5/2010 Applications of Cisco IOS as to core and access routers Coordination issues with Project Managers, City Operations Engineers and Field Technicians Knowledge of telecommunications, data industries and technologies, including circuit levels (DS0, DS1, DS3, OC3 and OC12), fiber optics, ATM, DSL, etc. Hardwired patch links OC3s to turn up T1s Responsible for color coding, testing, terminating and punching down cables Run and splice of on Category 3 and 5 cables Used data networking, including: TCP/IP, VOIP, UDP/IP, ICMP, DNS, ARP, VPN, Routing, Bridging, and switching Set network alarm using Alcatel NMS Completed repairs using various telecommunications carriers Used network equipment such as multiplexers, channel banks protocol analyzers and test equipment Provided excellent customer service skills to effectively solve problems
T-MOBILE, Parsippany, NJ Project Manager, *Contracted through Teksystems 1/2004 to 11/2005 Coordinated with all general contractors, Telco and electrical contractors to complete site construction according to building specs Conducted quality assurance assessments onsite Completed training class on S18000 BTS Hybrids and trained technicians in the field Managed the construction of multiple sites Coordination issues with Project Managers, City Operations Engineers and Field Technicians Adhered to and enforce construction time lines Changed Azimuths` and electrical down tilts to meet the expectations of RF engineers Acted as a liaison between multiple units including management, Engineering, Construction crews, and landlords Met daily via phone conferences to brief management on the status of projects Evaluated and adhere to blue prints and construction drawings Conducted site walks at set intervals during site construction
T-MOBILE, Whitestone, NY Field Engineer, *Contracted through Glotel 6/1999 tp 1/2004 Performed radio adds to BTS 8000s and 12000s Troubleshot all components of BTS 8000s and 12000s Swapped out BTS 8000s for 12000s Commissioned new sites Worked toward the completion of the Axxius upgrade project Collaborated with T-Mobile Network Operations, RF Engineers, and project manager Nokia Flexi WCDMA BTS UMTS Node B. NLP 2/3 configuration & Network RF design Analyzed and repaired trouble tickets Call Testing, TDOA, LMU True Position, Axxius 800, Multi Meter Power and others Maintenance BTS, Line Sweeping Anritsu, T1, Testing T-Bird TTC200, 310 Arranged access for difficult sites with building management Conducted site walks for antenna systems and interference levels Commissioned E-Cells Diagnosed and troubleshoot faults generated by the BSS and BTS Coordinated and data filled cell site expansions Maintained and improved network 2G & 3G Cell site performance on Nortel BTS 8000, 12000, 18000 Nokia Flexi WCDMA BTS UMTS Node B. NLP 2/3 configuration & Network RF design
MOTOROLA, New York, NY Field Technician, *Contracted through ESS 5/1998 to 5/1999 Conduct assignments in secure locations such as police departments, Fire departments and federal buildings which require security clearance Repair video and cable equipment at the NOC and in the field Install PTZ surveillance cameras for surveillance Coordinate with Project Managers and Engineers to conduct testing Drive test cellular equipment using Voyager program for grid/cell testing and GPS alignment using 7 different satellites Compile and analyze drive test data Conducted T1-testing, coordinating with switch personnel, and troubleshooting of new T1 in preparation for GSM expansions, Node B Compress drive test data onto a jump drive for the RF Engineers Use mobile equipment for pinging and conducting static testing for NOC Install radio cabinets for 911 system and GPS for police departments Install radios and GPS systems for police and fire departments
AT&T WIRELESS, Staten Island, NY 12/1992 - 4/1996 Lead Technician *Contracted through Comforce Telecom Responsible for coordinating the construction of AT&T Wireless antenna systems Supervised a crew of four antenna technicians Built structures for four leg and free standing towers of up to 450 feet Line Sweeping Anritsu, T1 Hot cut, Testing T-Bird TTC200,224,310 RET Up or down, mechanical Tilt & Electrical Tilt Antenna, LMU True Position. Supervised the building process of manapoles ranging from 80ft. to 150ft. Redirected antennas onsite using a Theatolite Tested sites with a Wiltron mechanical Tilt & Electrical Tilt Antenna Maintain necessary interaction with Telco Engineers, Planners, Construction and Operations personnel Knowledge of Call Server/MGW, MSC and BSC platforms (Ericsson, Nokia, Nortel, Spatial Wireless, Alcatel)