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DAS Engineer

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Woodside, California
US$85000.00 - US$120000.00 per hour
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Date Added
July 9th, 2024

DAS Engineer
San Francisco, CA

We are seeking an experienced System Performance Engineer to support our Northern California region, specializing in the design, installation, and support of Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS), Small Cell, and 4G/5G Private Wireless Networks for Enterprise. This role involves regional travel in NorCal, with 90% of the time spent in the field. Candidates with entry-level DAS experience will receive on-the-job training, while more experienced candidates will be considered for a higher-level role. Pay will be commensurate with experience.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 3 to 5 years of RF Engineering, In-Building DAS, RAN, or Small Cell experience with RF Math competency.
  • Advanced knowledge of industry test equipment such as Spectrum Analyzer, Demodulator, Cable Analyzer, Power Meters, Scanners, UE's.
  • Ability to complete RF Link Budgets, Power Sharing, and Noise Figure Calculations.
  • Ability to interpret blueprints and iBwave design files.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to find and isolate troubles in distributed antenna systems through logical troubleshooting methods and signal tracing.
  • Strong computer skills, including Bluebeam, Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, MS Project, Visio).
  • Must be able to travel within the region with a valid driver's license.


  • Responsible for onsite technical implementation and troubleshooting of In-Building distributed antenna systems (DAS) and other managed networks.
  • Perform pre- and post-RF benchmark data collection and data analysis.
  • Interface with operations teams to ensure networks are accurately built to the highest quality standards.
  • Perform CW testing, spectrum analysis, segment and system sweep testing, as well as PIM and OTDR testing, as required.
  • Perform DAS maintenance, including fault analysis, interference mitigation, and link balancing.
  • Support the NOC and respond to Technical Trouble Tickets to investigate and solve performance issues with Inbuilding DAS systems. Some after-hours work may be required to meet SLA's.
  • Support DAS troubleshooting during the maintenance window, including collaboration and communication with Mobile Network Operators and Neutral Host venues.
  • Oversee AHJ inspections and 3rd party testing as necessary.
  • Work collaboratively with operations teams and clients to meet or exceed contractual obligations and client expectations.
  • Provide technical guidance to the Project Manager and other members of the Construction Team to mitigate or prevent any issues that may arise during the project.
  • Ensure Regional Director/Operations Manager and customers are aware of issues that will impact project completion or budget.
  • Use small hand tools to perform minor installation tasks.
  • Maintain comprehensive project documentation using the cloud-based file system.
  • Responsible for creating and generating technical updates, reports, and MOPs for the In-Building DAS systems. Conduct field work and organize test/measurement files.
  • Manage project deliverables for the closeout package.


  • We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, disability insurance, life insurance, 401k, and paid time off.

Impellam Group and its brands are equal-opportunity employers committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful under applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application, interview process, pre-employment activity, and the performance of crucial job functions.

If you require additional disability considerations, modifications, or adjustments please let us know by contacting HR-InfoImpellamNA@impellam.com or fill out this form to request accommodations.

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