Alcatel-Lucent R&D Engineer in Quezon City, Philippines


Nokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. With state-of-the-art software, hardware and services for any type of network, Nokia is uniquely positioned to help communication service providers, governments, and large enterprises deliver on the promise of 5G, the Cloud and the Internet of Things.

Serving customers in over 100 countries, our research scientists and engineers continue to invent and accelerate new technologies that will increasingly transform the way people and things communicate and connect.

  • General Purpose *

Serviceability & Automation unit is in need of Software Development and Operations Specialist to support cloud based automation solutions for Nokia Products and Services. We take advantage of the most advanced cloud based methodologies and technologies in Agile SW development.

Serviceability & Automation is a multi-site R&D organization providing platform and application software for Nokia AVA innovative service automation solution. Team is involved in web development, big data & analytics, cloud technologies and generally the use of automation platforms in B2B service delivery and the whole subject of process digitization (from process need, through software and user experience, to new business models).

  • Main Responsibility Area *

Overall responsibility for design and coding platform and application components. The work may involve creation of new software as well as usage of 3rd party off-the-shelf software to modify and integrate them into the solution.

Close co-operation with domain experts, solution architects and delivery teams.

Coaching and mentoring other team members.

May undertake technical training responsibilities


  • Position Description *

You will be a member of scrum team consisting of programmers, testers and DevOps engineers, developing cloud based automation solutions. You will have an opportunity to constantly develop your skills in IT and Telecommunications domains. You will work in a flexible, collaborative and friendly agile environment with a wide range of modern technologies. You will work in a Serviceability & Automation unit in Manila, cooperating with other global teams in other countries. * *

  • Position Requirements *

Expert in application programming:

At least one of the following programming languages:

o JavaScript (NodeJS, Angular, TypeScript)

o Scala

o Java

o Python

Dependency management (e.g. maven, gradle, npm)

Protocols (e.g. REST, OAuth 2.0, HTML5 Jade, CSS3 Less and Sass)

Framework: Spring MVC, Hibernate, Django

Database knowledge: SQL/HQL

Versioning control: svn, git


  • Basic experience in: *

Linux, Bash

Docker and Mesosphere stack


Continuous Integration (e.g. Jenkins, Git, Crucible/Fisheye) Bash and Python

Cloud know-how of AWS REST APIs

Design patterns

Work in Scrum

  • Domain knowledge will be an advantage: *

Understanding of mobile broadband networks and related services (3G, 4G, network planning & optimization, care & troubleshooting)

Basic understanding of Network Management Systems (NMS) and/or Element Management Systems (e.g. Nokia NetAct, Ericsson NetOp)

Basic understanding of mobile networks architecture and protocols (e.g. handovers)

Basic understanding of FCAPS model

  • Personal Attributes: *

Effective and open communication

Ability to work in a global team, good interpersonal and teamwork skills

Responsible, well organized, committed and result oriented

Analytical thinking, creativity. Problem understanding and solving

Dynamic, flexible and effective working style

Fluent written and spoken/conversational English is a must

  • What we offer *

projects that are rapidly evolving and are not in the maintenance mode

possibility to develop your skills in modern web technologies

possibility to work according to the Agile methodology in an iterative development process

flexible and friendly working environment in a team of young engineers

possibility to develop your skills in multicultural environment

working in effective environment with full automation of building and testing

variety of projects in different technologies to choose from

startup atmosphere

on the job activities which revolve not only around project development (open source projects, Hackathons - own initiatives development during brain storm programming - during work hours!)

Job: fNokia Software Development

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

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 170000038F