Senior Principal 5G Radio Standardization Engineer

Req ID:  28669
Travel:  Less than 30%
Location: 

McLean, VA, US, 22102

Education:  Four-year college degree
Experience:  At least 10 years of experience required
Equivalency:  Combination of education & experience considered

 

 

 

Your role in helping us shape the future:

Lead Intelsat's 5G/3GPP RAN Standardization and future 5G applications.  Represent Intelsat’s interests at the 3GPP RAN WG meetings and contribute to the standardization of LTE Advanced and 5G solutions.

 

Are you up to the challenge?

Prepare 3GPP meeting contribution documents related to NTN (non-terrestrial networks) and ensure GEO and NGSO services are integrated with terrestrial to achieve end-to-end ecosystems services.

Analyze and report on the contributions submitted by other delegates into RAN WGs.

Prepare 3GPP meeting reports and de-brief management.

Provide 5G system features, functions and requirements to system engineers to perform systems studies around Radio Resource Management and the Radio Physical Layer for radio functions including end-to-end systems & hybrid services of GEO, NGSO and terrestrial connectivity.

 

Can you drive these processes?

Interface with 3GPP members to support and approve Intelsat’s contributions.

Collaborate with stakeholders to gather input, determine priorities and facilitate decisions.  

Work closely with business units to support the deployment of new LTE & 5G products and features.

 

You should definitely have:

A 4-year degree in computer science or electrical engineering (an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered in lieu of the stated requirement).

Minimum of 10-years of experience in the generation of wireless technologies and standardization.

Strong knowledge of LTE & NR 3GPP specifications, especially in the areas of the physical layer, radio resource management.

Effective English skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to collaborate and build strong relationships in diverse environments.

Candidate should be highly motivated, a self-starter, and a team player.

Demonstrated analytical mindset, high capacity, result oriented and ability to deliver under pressure.

Experienced project manager with the ability to multi-task, meet deadlines and prioritize.

 

It would be nice if you had:

An Advanced degree in computer science or electrical engineering

Knowledge of GEO and NGSO satellites and services.

Experience in the software development and analysis of simulations. Knowledge of simulation environments and tools like MATLAB.

 

What it’s like to work with us:

Intelsat is connecting the world and transforming the satellite landscape by reaching beyond the traditional satellite industry. We are defining new solutions and new products that will open new, profitable markets. To help us reach this goal, you should be a bold thinker who will perform a key role in shaping Intelsat innovation for years to come.

We emphasize personal and professional growth

Awesome benefits including PTO, medical, tuition reimbursement, and training

Fun, diverse, and inclusive culture

 

Other Job Info:

These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job.  This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job.

Job requires ability to sit for long periods of time

 

  • This role is subject to ITAR; candidates must be a US Person (this includes US Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Individual such as an asylee or refugee).
  • These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job.  This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job.
  • Company description: Intelsat is the largest provider of fixed satellite services worldwide. We enable providers of media, telecom and government services to deliver information and entertainment to people at home, in the office or on the move. On a day-to-day basis, Intelsat supplies video, data and voice connectivity in approximately 200 countries and territories for approximately 1,800 customers, many of which Intelsat has had relationships with for over 30 years. Some of the world’s leading media and communications companies, multinational corporations, Internet service providers and government/military organizations hallmark Intelsat’s customer base. Customers access capacity through extensive service offerings, which include transponder services, hybrid managed services combining satellite capacity and terrestrial facilities, and channel services.


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