Do you know 2G, 3G and 4G cellular RANs like the back of your hand?
Quote 3GPP specifications in your sleep? Looking to utilize your expertise within applied research to develop new scientific knowledge, engineering technologies and solutions which can help network operators and infrastructure providers around the world streamline network rollouts and understand what quality of experience they provide to subscribers?
We are looking for a specialist in RF measurements and RAN to lead experimental studies and provide recommendations for prototyping and R&D development with location in Kista or Skellefteå
Through your knowledge in RF and RAN networks you act as an advisor to our R&D departments and Product Management, recommending which RF measurements, signaling scenarios and challenges are relevant when it comes to troubleshooting and optimizing new technologies introduced in cellular networks.
An example of such technologies could be eMBMS, LTE-A, LTE-U, VoLTE, ViLTE, 5G, Wi-Fi amongst others. You work closely with R&D to define the requirements needed for Ascom solutions to provide root-cause analysis and the KPIs needed to understand and improve the performance of cellular networks. The role also involves monitoring and review of research conducted by Phd students from local and international universities that are co-sponsored by Ascom Network Testing.
You're expected to continuously keep abreast of research, conduct test and analysis of new developments, also responsible for communicating and transferring research results for practical use to the Product Units and for enhancing knowledge in the organization.
The role involves establishing contact networks both internally and externally, coordinate with external research partners and participate at scientific conferences and workshops, as well as prepare and deliver presentations to customer as necessary.
You have a technical background and a master or a PhD in a relevant technical field. Furthermore, you have gained experience from working with real network deployments around the world, and enjoy working across several functions in the company to share and collect information. As a person you're passionate about technical solutions and vivid problem solver. You're curious, communicative and likes to take initiatives. You're fluent in English and any additional language skills is meriting.