Cellular Protocol RAN Simulation Engineer
San Diego , California , United States
Software and Services
Posted: Sep 27, 2021
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200284561
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- Excellent knowledge on one or multiple cellular technologies: GSM/UMTS, HSPA, HSPA+, TD-SCDMA, LTE, NR etc.
- Working knowledge of RAN/CN network emulators (Keysight, R&S, Anritsu, Anite etc).
- Excellent software developing and debugging skills including design, programming (C, C++, script) and debugging
- Strong experience in shell scripting Python, Java, Groovy, Bash.
- Strong experience in cellular protocol stack host test or simulation environment development is key.
- Experience in test case scripting and regression test suites debugging conforming to relevant ETSI/3GPP protocol technical specifications is a big plus
- Experience of TTCN-3, development and debugging/integration of TTCN-3 test cases is a big plus
- Standard Software development & tool environments is a plus
- Highly motivated and self-directed, fast learner, a good team player
- Fluent in English, good verbal and written communication skills
This role requires critical expertise in multiple layers in cellular protocols, experience with UE and/or NW protocols development for various 3GPP technologies is essential. The candidate must demonstrate solid understanding of relevant protocol procedures and network interactions. The duties of this position will include design, develop, and maintain cellular protocol device side host test and network simulation environment.
Education & Experience
Bachelor or graduate degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent degree 5+years of experience in one or more of following for cellular protocol stack relevant features on commercial UE or protocol test systems are essential: protocol feature development, test specification, test case implementation and analysis.