Alcatel-Lucent R&D Engineer, 5G Feature Team Manila in Quezon City, Philippines


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The R&D Engineer will focus on research and development in different technical areas of 5G radio access technologies. This includes end-to-end simulator creation, development of RAT features and implementation of future 5G standards. The R&D Engineer is expected to solve complex engineering problems in different technology areas as the need arises, as well as undertake technical training responsibilities.

Job Description

The R&D Engineer has the responsibility of feature set deliveries and toolsets for Nokia within the proposed 5G standards. Key responsibilities are as follows:

Analysis of 5G technology needs based on proposed/new standards with the needed hardware.

Analysis of customer feature requirements

Specification of concepts and possible features (working with other technical leaders within own area of responsibility)

Implementation of feasibility studies by providing proof of concept in both 5G UE Simulator and RAN component

Implementation and verification of feature sets for new or latest products.

Demo completed features and proof of concepts to stakeholders

Interaction with 5G feature teams and delegates

Give inputs in architectural discussions with other 5G feature teams.

Participation in related Quality and process development.

Provide training of future members of skill-sets needed to ensure prompt delivery of feature sets.

Professional work experience as a Software Engineer will be seen as a major advantage, although new graduates at the top of their class will also be considered.


Position Requirements

Experience Required: 3 - 5 Years

Strong experience with Object Oriented Design and design patterns

Fundamentals of operating systems

Memory management preferably C or C respectively

Multithreading and synchronization mechanisms

Knowledge of UML

Linux console basics

Unit and Module testing concepts and practices

Good communication in English (both written and spoken)


Good knowledge of C , STL containers, Boost and C 11, but flexible to switch into different programming languages when the need arises

Shell scripting - such as python & bash is a big plus

Good knowledge in Agile development method

Knowledge of Test Driven Design (TDD / ATDD)

System Component Test (SCT) development

Good knowledge in Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK)

Good knowledge of mobile network technologies, system architecture, functions and standards;


Good analytical skills and proactive in finding solutions for multiple scenarios that will be presented

Self-initiated and fast learner and will be able to relay new competence to other members of the organization

Flexibility in project assignments within 5G Manila Feature Team organization

Flexible to switch into different programming languages when the need arises

Fluent with written and spoken English with excellent and direct communication skills

Good interpersonal skills and capability to work in a multi-national/multi-site environment

Job: fNokia Software Development

Primary Location: Asia Pacific & Japan-Philippines-Philippines-Quezon City

Req ID: 170000026O