EPC Engineer

EPC, Packet Core, 3GPP, Volte, IMS, Python
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description


EPC Engineer

On behalf of our client, Procom Services is looking for a EPC Engineer to work on a 12 month + contract.

EPC Engineer Description:
Senior wireless packet core technologist will provide technical on-site testing services for 4G EPC, 5G core and IMS at wireless operator.

  • This position requires a strong combination of technical and business acumen and the ability to effectively work multiple projects and tasks
  • Provide a consistent interface to the customer for all aspects of technical and engineering activity
  • Serve as the technical liaison on client’s responses to customer technical issues and questions
  • Create, run and debug Landslide, 4G EPC, 5G Core and IMS testcases for the customer.
  • Remain active in network implementation and testing activities through customer network acceptance
  • Participating in scrum meetings
  • Process and maintain pertinent information within a support focused CRM system.
  • Primary focus will be 90% technical, and 10% business
  • Provide weekly status reports to the client and customer management.

EPC Engineer required skills:

Must have skills:

  • Sr. level Evolved Packet Core Engineering experience
  • VoLTE Call flow knowledge
  • 4G
  • Strong experience writing test cases
  • Basic IP knowledge
  • Installation, Upgrade, downgrade, database backup, log gathering
  • Data message flow configuration, modification and debugging

Nice to have skills:

  • Landslide (must have / strong preference for)
  • Experience creating automation test scripts in Python (preferred), TCL, Perl, etc.

Technology Qualifications

  • 5+ years’ experience leading successful initiatives implementing IP core infrastructure that enables IP multimedia applications for mobile operators
  • Must have direct experience with LTE packet core, good to have, Carrier/Commercial IMS functional elements and technologies.
  • Theoretical knowledge of 5G core design and function is a must, hands on experience is highly desirable.
  • An understanding of data communications concepts as well as existing and future 3GPP and 3GPP2 network architectures
  • Knowledge of wireless technology such as: X-CSCF, PCRF, HSS, AAA, SGSN, GGSN, AMF, UPF, Home Agent, DPI Solutions and Billing systems.
  • Some knowledge of wireless protocols such as: PPP, IPv4, IPv6, Proxy Mobile IP, GTP, Iu, Gb, Radius, Diameter.
  • Experience with installation, testing and development of IP based applications into the Service provider market a plus.

Customer Facing Experience

  • Track record delivering technical support for, LTE and IP Multimedia solutions with wireless operators
  • Experience interfacing with wireless operators and network equipment vendors preferably in one of the following roles: Support Engineer, Consultant, Resident Engineer.
  • Self-motivated and track record for completing projects on time
  • Excellent oral and written interpersonal communication skills
  • Comfortable working exclusively onsite at client location

EPC Engineer Length:

  • 12 month + contract possible extensions

EPC Engineer Start Date:


EPC Engineer Location:

Chicago, IL area (hybrid remote/onsite) 

Dice Id : procom
Position Id : 343171
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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