Staff Packet Core & Virtualization Engineer

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DISH Network
Wireless, Engineer, Computer, Engineering, Architecture, HTTP, TCP, IP
Full Time

Job Description

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.

As part of the DISH Wireless Core Team, this Engineer will join the team of passionate engineers with start-up spirit to deploy and debug DISH's standalone 5G network. This team focuses on the deployment of our 5G packet core powered by Nokia and Mavenir. This team is an operational team working in a live production environment, utilizing CI/CD operations in order to test, debug, and deploy solutions live. This is a great opportunity for an individual to step on board a growing and financially strong start up.

Primary responsibilities fall into the following categories:
  • Deploy and support core network functions across a cutting edge cloud native standalone 5G network.
  • Engage with vendor personnel at Nokia and Mavenir to set up new services and features as well as upgrades.
  • Participate in the investigation of innovative 5G technologies to improve the network virtualization infrastructure.
  • Ensure that solutions adhere to defined standards and best practices and/or assist in the development of these standards and best practices.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment, under pressure, with strict deadlines, both as an individual contributor and team player.
  • Participates in knowledge transfer, documentation and information sharing while staying abreast of new technology/technical areas.

A Successful Engineer will have the following:
  • Bachelor's degree in Telecomunications or Electrical/Computer Engineering.
  • At Least 4 years of experience working within the Wireless industry on either the carrier or vendor side of the house.
  • Experience in implementing, integrating, and deploying solutions in the EPC (Evolved Packet Core).
  • Hands-on experience with 5G core network design and implementation, including how 5G differs in scope and technology from previous generations.
  • Knowledge and/or documented work experience in the following core functions: SMF / UPF / AMF / NRF / NSSF / PCF / UDM / AUSF / MME, SAEGW, SPGW, or ePDG.
  • Cloud Native Architecture experience including microservices and containerization.
  • Familiar with DevOps and CI/CD methodology.
  • Proven work experience in 5G / CUPS / LTE.
  • General understanding of standard networking protocols and components such as HTTP, DNS, SRV6, TCP/IP, ICMP and load balancing
Compensation: $114,880.00/Year - $159,215.00/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 : 51358
Originally Posted : 9 months ago

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