5G Telecommunications Network Engineer

Key Role:  
Work as part of a research and development team to implement and analyze next-generation telecommunication technologies. Maintain responsibility for designing, validating, and implementing solutions and network configurations to support a team of researchers and developers conducting advanced security research. Provide telecommunication expertise to aid in shaping and leading focused research efforts to tackle complex problems.  

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience designing, implementing, or managing 2G, 3G, and 4G core networks  

  • Experience with the OpenStack framework  

  • Experience with software defined networks (SDN)  

  • Experience with network function virtualization (NFV)  

  • Knowledge of 5G core network specifications, solutions, and operations  

  • Knowledge of Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) implementation and usage  

  • Knowledge of 3GPP standards, network protocols, procedures, implementation, and call flows  

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance  

  • HS diploma or GED and 4+ years of experience with telecommunications or BA or BS degree


Additional Qualifications:  

  • Experience with telecommunications security operations  

  • Experience with Docker containers and Kubernetes  

  • Experience with deploying IaaS, PaaS, or SaaS  

  • Experience with scripting languages, including Python, Perl, Bash, or Ruby  

  • Experience with Cloud infrastructure, including Compute, Network, Storage, and Backup  

  • Knowledge of API design and Object-Oriented principles  

  • Ability to build complex Cloud-based solutions  


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. 

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