Project Manager/Telecommunications Engineering Consultant
Remington Rafael Suriel
Centro Olímpico #214, El Millon DR Home:1-809-472-7670 DR Cell:1-809-348-3561
Santo Domingo, Dom. Rep. [email protected] Guyana Cell:+-592-623-3339
• Experienced professional with strong PMO development, Budget, planning, Operations
and engineering background.
End to End project planning, design & implementation.
Strong Capex/Opex management skills making successful financial results.
• Innovative, goal-oriented with solid experience and proven achievements.
Expertise in systems planning, design, integration, optimization and operations for FTTH,
OTT, LTE, CDMA, GSM, UMTS, iDEN, WIMAX, OTN, DWDM & Microwave networks.
• Motivating team leader capable of driving and delivering results.
• Creative, results-oriented business professional capable of leading groups through change
while engaging a positive, passionate, and proactive approach.
Excellent communicator with strong interpersonal and presentation skills, able to build
internal and external relationships, manage multicultural/multilanguages teams, work with
minimal direction and make the difference to the bottom line.
Guyana Telephone & Telegraph, Guyana (ATN international subsidiary)
Apr 2016 – Present
Project Manager / Consultant
End to End Project Management: Planning, Design, Flow Process, Procurement, Contracts,
Engineering, Construction, Maintenance & services implementation 65K HP FTTH project.
Inside plant: Access Network, Transport Network, Switching, Internet & International
Facilities Integration. OTT Project Manager, Work Force Management system evaluation &
implementation. Service delivery management. Demand planning for fiber products.
YellowLink Consulting, Dominican Republic
2014 – Present
Independent Consultant / Founder
Consultant for Telecommunications & Electrical Industry covering Engineering, Logistics,
Network Design, Project Management, Budget analysis, Business case development and
audits, Operations performance and improvements, Due Diligence, Merges & Acquisitions.
TRICOM, Dominican Republic, (2nd largest telecommunications company)
2010 – 2014
Projects & Demands Manager (Head of PMO)
Reporting to company’s CTO, PMO department implementation, 6 Projects Mangers
reporting me, managing all Engineering Capex and Network Improvements Projects
Support for Evaluation of new networks design, capacity and coverage
HFC & Gpon products development, consultant, Engineering managing.
Green Energy projects development, consultant and Engineering managing.
Responsible for Capex (~$40MM USD), Responsible for Opex (~$12MM USD)
New Technology and homologation evaluations reports. Engineering Opex management.
Demands planning to control material availability and material obsolescence.
2004 – 2010
network project management and consultant.
Transmission engineering projects and contractors team management.
Evaluation of new networks design, capacity and coverage. Support for operations team.
Responsible for engineering software and hardware recommendations and implementation.
May 2001 – Nov 2005
Planning, implementation and optimization of the existing Wireless Networks
Engineering planning. Driving test and RF performance Analysis.
Contractors team supervision. Network systems integration.
ARTED Wireless (contracted to CELTEL, Honduras, largest telecommunications company)
RF System Engineer (Consultant)
New sites planning and Integration. BTS Optimization and commissioning.
Statistics analysis, RF performance and results presentations.
MOTOROLA, Dominican Republic
2000 – 2001
RF performance and cell site engineer for CDMA network.
BTS optimization, ATP and troubleshooting. Network integration and customer operation
Traffic Toll Terminal (Sanchez’s Highway, Dominican Republic)
1999 – 2000
Maintenance Team Leader
Responsible for the daily and overall performance of the entire Maintenance department.
Supervising the technician team. Control and evaluation of technical reports.
Maintenance data network and collectors machines computers.
Digital 15 (Contracted)
1998 – 1999
Installation, troubleshooting and starting up UHF, VHF, FM and Microwaves.
Evaluation and design of radiation pattern, maintenance and RF performance.
Tripp Power, Dominican Republic
May 1995 – May 1998
Power Systems Technician
Pre-sales technical support. Installation and commissioning power systems.
MS in Project Management
Universite Du Quebec en Outaouais (Canada) 2012
BS Degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering.
APEC University, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 1999
Project management, Logistics management, Finance, Demand Planning, Outside Plant,
HFC Networks, Fiber optics transmission/LTE, 3g & UMTS, Systems Planning, iDEN System
School; Standards and Protocols. Radio Link Optimization, Strategies. Pathloss, frequency
survey. DWDM, OTT, LTE, EVDO, CDMA, WCDMA, GSM, Wimax RF Planning and more.
English (Fluent). Spanish (native).
Fergus Seecharan, Engineering Consultant – 829-638-8558 (ATN, USA).
Julio German, Operations Manager – 809-470-5363 (Columbus, Dominican Republic).
Ivan Caraballo, VP of Operations – 829-451-9636 (Telenetworks, Dominican Republic).
Santiago Peralta, former CTO – 809-470-6970 (Tricom, Dominican Republic).