DAS Field Engineer

| Las Vegas, NV, USA | Remote
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DAS Field Engineer

Boingo Wireless is looking for a highly energetic and customer-focused person with comprehensive knowledge of WLAN, Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) and Small Cell networks to join our Operations Team. This role will improve and maintain system performance in existing large-scale venues in the Las Vegas area with some travel throughout the Southwest.  This person will get to work with the latest technology at top venues.  We have a close-knit team that works together to tackle technically challenging projects.  
This is a hands-on role requiring experience onsite in the field, working independently, to troubleshoot and complete the administrative tasks needed to resolve DAS issues. The Field Engineer is responsible for the onsite activities required to repair and replace equipment, adjust power levels, investigate issues, and collect data necessary to maintain the health at large DAS venues (airports, stadiums, & amphitheaters). The Field Engineer should be experienced in the following skills and requirements, have a get-it-done attitude, be a confident problem solver, able to work autonomously, and be a team player.

Boingo invests in the latest equipment and technology, we have a healthy pipeline of projects. We offer competitive pay including a quarterly bonus, 401(k) match, and great health, dental and vision insurance.  


  • Collect and utilize post-deployment acceptance testing data to ensure design specification requirements are met, and the system functions at optimal levels for the integration with the carrier(s) macro network.
  • Perform or oversee system testing to include RF sweep and Fiber testing, PIM, and carrier handset testing & optimization.
  • Install, maintain, test, repair, remove or retrofit various systems and configurations.
  • Benchmark testing and RF site surveys to evaluate potential build locations and performance of existing venues to include as-builts for newly installed systems.
  • Rack and stack equipment in headend (aka core) and remote / IDF locations.
  • Running cable and wiring per job specification and procedure in Boingo equipment racks located in telecommunication closets or cabinets (MDF or IDF)
  • Commissioning, optimization, and testing of DAS, Small Cell, and Wi-Fi Systems and perform in-process and final quality inspections.
  • Experience with Anritsu Site Master, Passive Intermodulation (PIM), Test set Fiber light and OTDR testing.
  • LAN Layer 1 and Layer 2 basic troubleshooting abilities with basic Cisco CLI
  • Able to read and understand RF drawings from companies like iBwave or Ekahau and blueprint construction documentation.


  • 3 years of hands-on DAS or Cellular Field Engineer
  • A formal “Basic Installation” training course (or equivalent on-the-job training)
  • Familiar with DAS OEMs (e.g., CommScope, JMA, Corning Mobile Access, SOLiD) equipment’s functionality and typical performance levels.
  • Experience remotely managing teams of subcontractors across a large geographical area with knowledge of record of safety, business code of conduct, and quality assurance.
  • Travel away from home for up to a week at a time may be required on demand. Shift work required on demand.
  • Able to read and comprehend construction drawings with a demonstrated history of updating reports and trouble tickets.
  • Able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. and able to work outdoors on ladders, and in confined spaces.
  • Certifications on test equipment such as Anritsu Sweep Master and connector coring or other compression connector suppliers.

Meet Boingo – named among the Best Places to Work! 

Boingo Wireless simplifies complex wireless challenges to connect people, businesses, and things. Our vast footprint of Wi-Fi and cellular networks reaches more than a billion consumers annually. From airports and stadiums to military bases, Boingo helps folks stay connected to the people and things they love. 

Our team is creative, collaborative, and on the leading edge of technology. There is no doubt the “secret sauce” to Boingo’s success is our incredible team and culture. We take pride in having fun and building awesome products. There’s also an incredible benefits package including health, dental, vision, 401(k) match, unlimited vacation, 12 weeks of paid parental leave, and more! It’s no wonder we’ve been named among the Best Places to Work in LA 7 times! 

Boingo’s new headquarters is at The Star – home of the Dallas Cowboys. The Star District offers 35 shops, restaurants, and specialty services.  Boingo offers perks like transportation, lunch, and gym reimbursements to help you enjoy everything this amazing business community has to offer.   

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status.  


More Information on Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless operates in the Information Technology industry. The company is located in Los Angeles, CA, Chicago, IL, New York , NY, Frisco, TX and Las Vegas, NV. Boingo Wireless was founded in 2001. It has 350 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Friends outside of work, Eat lunch together, Daily sync, Open door policy, OKR operational model and Team based strategic planning. To see all 13 open jobs at Boingo Wireless, click here.
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