Sr. 5G Automation Engineer- Wireless Systems

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DISH Network
Wireless, API, IP, VPN, Python, Bash, Systems, Computer, Engineering, Architect, Engineer, Linux, Windows, Java
Full Time
$108,800.00/Year - $164,400.00/Year

Job Description

Department Summary

At DISH Wireless, we reimagine connectivity through new platforms, new business models and new ways of thinking.

Today, we are building America's first cloud-native 5G network to transform the way we live, work and play with unlimited potential. Our teams operate at the intersection of wireless, data analytics, AI and the cloud to create something state-of-the-art, radically original and truly unlike what anyone else can.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with internal stakeholders and partners, guiding them through planning, prioritization, and delivery of automated life cycle management processes
  • Develop solutions in the areas of CI/CD processes, infrastructure as code, end to end automation covering all domains/aspects of the 5G network
  • Build solutions using cloud native technologies and modern software development practices
  • Create and apply frameworks, methods, best practices and reusable artifacts
  • Build and develop automation for all parts of network and platform automation along with Core, RAN, Transport, data center and infrastructure in a hybrid cloud environment
  • Develop & architect EMS systems for 5G network
  • Develop and architect network & service orchestration using Cloud Native, ETSI MANO, 3GPP fundamentals and principles
  • Drive prioritization of operational issues, and drive automation design and scaling requirements in support of the wider organization
  • Develop and design DISH end to end automation architecture with key building blocks for Day 0, Day 1 and Day 2 Stages of the network

Skills, Experience and Requirements

Required Qualifications
  • VMware Harbor Registry, GitLab (CI tool), GitRunner, Jfrog Artifactory, AWS S3, VMware TCA (as deployment tool for CNFs), HashiCorp Vault; testing tools that will be invoked by CI/CD (Spirent - for E2E 5G Core, IXIA - RAN/user simulator)
  • Experience implementing CI/CD using DevOps methodology (design, deploy, optimize)
  • CSAR (TOSCA) Templates, CNF, VNF, Docker Images, Smoke Tests, Helm Charts v3, PNF (binary format files) Git running on AWS S3 JFrog Artifactory.PNF (RU binaries) & FTP server
  • Automating real-world production environments (using Chef, Puppet, Salt, Ansible, API GW)
  • Infrastructure as a code development (CloudFormation or Terraform)
  • Containers (Docker, K8S, ECS, Fargate)
  • IP networking, VPN's, DNS, load balancing, and firewalling
  • Scripting languages (Powershell, Python, Bash)
  • Proven working and deployment experience in automation, orchestration in 5G/4G wireless networks
  • Detailed understanding of 3GPP, ORAN, TMF, ONAP, 5G forums & technologies
  • Deep understanding of the role of SDN_C & Element management Systems in the wireless networks
  • Proven record of successful automation project delivery
  • Good understanding of software engineering best practices such as code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, deployment, release, and change management
  • DevOps attitude- - this is about culture, not only tooling
  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience, in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a related field
  • Experience with Kubernetes (K8), VMware, OpenStack or Cloud platforms desirable

Preferred Qualifications
  • Post graduate degrees in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a related field
  • Public cloud experience and certifications (Certified Solutions Architect or DevOps Engineer)
  • Experience with back-end technologies for web applications/APIs
  • Familiarity with logging and monitoring infrastructure (ELK, Datadog, New Relic)
  • Experience with automated testing tools (Selenium, JMeter)
  • Experience designing and building highly available, resilient, large-scale, distributed systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and automated disaster recovery
  • Linux and Windows-based systems administration in cloud or virtualized environment
  • Any coding experience in Python, R, Scala, Java, or C++


Salary Range

Compensation: $108,800.00/Year - $164,400.00/Year

From versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check out our benefits on our careers website.

Candidates need to successfully complete a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test.

Company Information

DISH is a connectivity company. Since 1980 we’ve transcended normal, continually evolving to allow for more consumer choice across different industries. Today, our family of brands includes DISH Wireless, SLING TV, Boost Mobile and OnTech Smart Home Services. Together, we bring more than 40 years of disruption to empower our product and the people it connects.

Dice Id : 90312222
Position Id : 54058
Originally Posted : 1 year ago

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