Associate Principal Engineer / Senior Lead Engineer / Lead Engineer, 5G Core Network Development

Job Description


Job Responsibilities

  • Software Development for 5G core network, based on the 3GPP standards, consisted of control plane and user plane functions, based on cloud native architecture;
  • Perform software optimization and troubleshooting;
  • Understand and build end-to-end system integration, inter-operability testing, vertifications, performance testing and tuning on 5G core network, such as voice communications, edge computing, and network orchestration software;
  • Build up know-hows and hands-on experience in the latest 5G core network, and system architecture standards and configurations;
  • Communicate and support customers for commercialization.


  • PhD holder or Master’s degree in Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications or relevant disciplines with minimum 3 years of related experience. Candidates with less experience may also be considered.
  • Solid experience in one of programming languages: C/C++/GoLang/Java is preferred;
  • Knowledge of computer networks and protocols is a plus;
  • Knowledge of multi-threaded programming is an advantage;
  • Hands-on experiences of Unix/Linux is preferred;
  • Experience in working in networking/communications products development is preferred;
  • Experience in DPDK/VPP is preferred;
  • Knowledge of LTE/5G standards, its system architecture (SA) and procedures are preferred;
  • Live ASTRI values.


The appointment will be on renewable contract terms with a competitive salary and performance-linked variable pay. Fringe benefits include paid leave, medical and dental benefits, insurance coverage and contribution to MPF. The incumbent will normally work a five-day week.

Interested candidates, please send an application (quoting Ref. No.) with a detailed resume, current and expected salary to Talent Acquisition via email to [email protected]

The application will be open until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.

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