Associate Principal Engineer / Senior Lead Engineer, Wireless Systems Design

Job Description


Job Responsibilities

  • Participate and contribute to physical layer (PHY) algorithm design and system verifications in ASTRI’s 5G research and development projects. Engaged activities include
    • theoretical analysis,
    • computer aided simulation/analysis,
    • participation in design and review sessions,
    • standard compliance verification systems design and development,
    • contribution to ASTRI’s patent portfolio,
    • systems support for DSP and FPGA implementation,
    • tracking and analysing evolvement of latest standard (e.g. 5G, C-V2X, O-RAN)
    • technical contributions towards proprietary or public air interface specifications.
  • Experienced candidates will be managing the engineering team to achieve target design goals.


  • Ph.D. holder or Master’s degree in Electronic Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or relevant disciplines with a minimum of 3 years of related experiences. Candidate with less experiences may also be considered.
  • Proven track record with innovative problem solving and hands-on experience in design, development, testing, and evaluation of digital wireless systems (e.g. 5G/NR, LTE, C-V2X, NB-IoT, Wi-Fi) will be an advantage.
  • Extensive knowledge of radio communication theory and digital signal processing, as well as solid background in cellular communication systems across PHY, MAC and Signalling layers is preferred.
  • Background in one or more of the following skills and experience:
    • Wireless physical layer (PHY) algorithm design;
    • Mobile broadband, Mission Critical, Vehicular Communications;
    • Information theory, Coding theory, Adaptive filtering, Signal Detection and Estimation, Digital Communications;
    • Modem algorithms design, including channel and interference estimation, advanced receivers, decoders, tracking loops, techniques to mitigate RF distortions;
    • Interference and mobility management in radio access networks, interference cancellation, equalization, multi-user detection;
    • OFDMA and CDMA based FDD/TDD licensed/unlicensed systems;
    • Modem implementation experience;
    • Demonstrated skills in the design of communications simulation tools.
  • Good written and verbal communication and presentation skills is a plus.
  • Programming/scripting skills in MATLAB, Python, C/C++ is a plus


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 application (quoting Ref. No.) with detailed resume, current and expected salary to Talent Acquisition via email to [email protected]

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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