Product & Solutions Engineer – Telecoms

Product and Solutions Engineer – Mobile Telecoms

Location: Reading (RG1)

Employment type: Permanent

Salary Expectation: £65,000 per annum + bonus and employee benefits

Start Date: ASAP

Our Client, a Europe leading specialist in tower operation and mobile network infrastructure provision, are seeking a knowledgeable Product and Solutions Engineer to join their team working within their office in Reading.

Reporting in to the Head of Product & Solutions, you will be part of a team whose purpose is to help create products and solutions to sell to both MNO’s (mobile network operators) and other customers across the UK. To achieve this you will work alongside other teams within the business to assess customer requirements and provide the technical input which leads to the creation of desired products, solutions, services and capabilities.

This role is ideal for a seasoned solutions & product design veteran within the telecoms sector who is looking for a long term role with a company that actively invests in the careers and professional development of their employees.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Provide Technology insight – including opportunities and threats. Continual research of current and emerging technologies and proposing changes where needed
  • Capture and assess detailed customer requirements
  • Strategize with the sales team to create customised solutions, based on common products, components and capabilities
  • Identify and research solution options
  • Identify and engage with suitable potential suppliers and partners
  • Develop and maintain relationships with customers & suppliers at SME level
  • Lead projects and work in a virtual team
  • Assessing the business impact that certain technical choices have
  • Produce documentation including requirements specifications, and product / solution specifications
  • Undertake design and costing of new products and solutions, at each stage of design maturity
  • Develop business cases to meet Client’s rules / financial hurdles
  • Perform technical testing and arranging trials as required
  • Support the sales team with all technical related queries
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert both internally and externally

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Demonstrable experience within Telecoms industry ideally 10 years+ working within or closely with MNOs.
  • Degree level education in an engineering or other relevant discipline
  • A solid understanding of:
    • RF environment for macro sites and small cells
    • Site design and deployment, including a working knowledge of acquisition, design and planning requirements for both rooftop and greenfield deployment
    • Structural aspects for site design
    • Small Cell deployment
    • In building cellular systems
  • A deeper knowledge in one (or more) of the following:
    • DAS systems
    • Open RAN
    • Private networks
    • Connectivity
    • Network architecture
    • 5G
    • WiFi
    • Data networks
  • Knowledge of GIS/Mapping tools at an intermediate level would be advantageous
  • Able to lead projects and work in a virtual team
  • Able to work with customers & supplier at SME level
  • High-level communication skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Ability to present ideas in a clear, user-friendly way
  • Attention to detail
  • Availability to travel when required for the role

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Job Information

Job Reference: PSEMW3082
Salary From: £65000
Salary To: £65000
Job Industries: Project/Programme Management
Job Locations: Reading
Job Types: Permanent

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