• Extensive experience of 11 years in Microwave / Wireless Broadband Communication Networks. The task involved leading teams of Officers and Men in Installation, operation and maintenance of :
• High power RF systems including Antenna systems, flexible wave guides, and operation of high power klystron tubes, Multiplexing equipment:, Digital Voice switching systems and Distributed Message switching systems operating on a store and forward principle.
• Link Budget analysis including spectrum preservation.
• Captive power supply installations and HVAC systems
• Installation of narrow band wireless networks.
• Preperation of Operation & Maintenance Manuals, Technical Training Manuals and SOP Manuals for Telecom / Electronic warfare systems and allied subjects.
• Preparation / Documentation of Maintenance Policy and Practices within Indian Air Force Operational framework and requirements.
• Was Audit / Inspection Authority for both Operational and Maintenance aspects of Communication field Units. Ensuring correct Maintenance Practices are executed including extensive exposure to Calibration of Test equipments and allied tools with Echelon III standards.
• Opeartion & maintenance of EPABX systems including Outdoor Plant.
• Disaster recovery in case of catastrophic communication link failures. Preparation of contingency plans and alternate schemes.
• Planning, forecasting and procurement of spares including management of Inventory
• Maintenance of team motivation and morale
Project Management : Planning, Installation & Commissioning
• Leading teams in Planning, Installation and Commissioning of Tropo - Scatter, Microwave Communication systems operating in 2, 4 & 8 GHz range, including erection of Billboard , Paraboloid Dish Antenna and RF Plumbing.
• Work Services including HVAC requirements.
Relevant Education / Credentials
• Specialization course at Air Defense & Ground Environmental Systems Training Institute, Bangalore in Microwave Communication Systems for 7 months (1988) followed by 2 months course on Store & Forward Message Switching System and Digital Voice Switching system (1992).
• Specialization course at Air Force Technical College, Bangalore in Communication, Radar, Avionics and related fields, for 18 months (1986-88).
Years Experience: 12