Wireless Core Engineer

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Wireless Core Engineer
Littleton, Colorado
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Immediate need for a Wireless Core Engineer – Remote!

What you will be doing as a Remote Wireless Core Engineer:

Participate in the investigation of innovative 5G technologies to improve the network virtualization infrastructure
Deploy and support wireless core network functions
Engage with vendor personnel regarding new services and features as well as upgrades
Ensure that solutions adhere to defined standards and best practices and/or assist in the development of these standards and best practices
Routinely research, analyze, test, retest, and troubleshoot complex problems
Able to work in a fast-paced environment, under pressure, with strict deadlines, both as an individual contributor and team player
Participate in knowledge transfer, documentation and information sharing while staying abreast of new technology/technical areas

What you bring to the table as a Remote Wireless Core Engineer:

5+ years of related experience
Proven work experience in 5G / CUPS / LTE
Knowledge and documented work experience in the following functions: SMF/UPF/AMF/NRF/NSSF/PCF/UDM/AUSF/MME, SAEGW, SPGW, ePDG with Cloud Native Architecture
General understanding of standard networking protocols and components such as HTTP, DNS, SRV6, TCP/IP, ICMP and load balancing
Cloud Native Architecture Experience

Demonstrate strong skills in DevOps, CI/CD, SRE
Demonstrate Unit and system test as a mindset using test automation frameworks
Some experience in Kubernetes regarding containers / Microservices principles
Expertise in writing, debugging and optimizing code, and automating routine tasks
Experience running systems in public cloud (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP) as well as private data centers

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering preferred

What you didn’t know about NextGen: 

Competitive salary 
Health, Dental and Vision Benefits 
Long-Term growth potential 
401k eligible after one year 
With this position, you will get the opportunity to work with a game changing client and further advance your already valuable experience in the telecom industry!  

NextGeners are Connectors. 

We thrive on ‘quality over quantity’ and put in the work building strong relationships. We create connections, discover qualities, uncover skills, and place people with accuracy. We are your true partner! 

NextGeners are Collaborators. 

You’ll be working with an award-winning company who gives you direct connections to hiring managers. Our services don’t stop at the standard recruiting process. We use our expertise to tailor your resume, help improve your interview skills, and provide ongoing career support. 

NextGeners give 24/7 Support. 

We are in this together. We provide around the clock availability, competitive employee benefits, and continuously check-in to make sure things are going smoothly. Check out our Glassdoor page! 


Sponsorship is not available for this position.

NextGen is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, genetic information, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information click Equal Employment Opportunity is the law.



Michelle Brady

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