Baseband Architecture Engineer in Richardson, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 3/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $110000.0 - $150000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Are you a telecommunication professional looking for a full-time Architect position in a cutting edge environment? Are you experienced in working with wireless technologies and networks such as 5G, 4G, 3G, Cloud, RAN, SON, and COMP? If you are, Volt WorkForce Solutions is interested in you. Our client is looking to fill a Baseband Architecture Engineer position located in Dallas, Texas.   

Position Description:

  • Development of 5G advanced network features and interface coordination. 
  • Extraction of 5G wireless network requirements from 3GPP, xRAN, and 5GTF to define virtualized RAN and RF architectures and requirements. 
  • Specification of 5G virtualized RAN capabilities and features. 
  • Distill requirements derived from 5G use cases including enhanced mobile broadband, ultra-reliable low latency, massive IoT, and fixed wireless access use cases to define RAN architectures, requirements, and functionality. 
  • Coordinate between customers, technology partners, and internal business units to develop 5G products and network solutions that provide maximum value and profitability. 
  • Support end-to-end execution of system specification, architecture definition, network element hardware and software development, system integration and verification, network integration, and interoperability testing.


  • Minimum of 10 years direct experience
  • Bachelor or Master of Science or PhD in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience in planning 3G/4G wireless network architecture and migration toward network features including Cloud RAN, SON, COMP, and network virtualization.
  • Experience in developing macro and small cell RAN architectures for LTE and LTE-Advanced
  • Experience in architecture and working knowledge of RAN fronthaul (CPRI) and backhaul (S1) interfaces for control and user planes.
  • Deep knowledge of 3GPP L2 and L3 operation along with user and control planes and 3GPP physical transmission resources
  • Working knowledge of LTE BBU operation and functionality including LTE PHY, MAC, Scheduling, RLC, PDCP, and RRC.
  • Experience in coordination of network synchronization based on IEEE-1588.
  • Working knowledge of packet switched core network elements functional operation including MME, SGW, PDN Gateway and associated interfaces
  • Background in execution of network capacity and latency analysis and optimization
  • Knowledge of wireless infrastructure architectures and air interface standards including LTE and HSPA and advanced MIMO techniques including MU-MIMO and massive MIMO.
  • Skilled in thorough documentation of requirements and architectures and presentation of network architecture concepts.

Volt Workforce Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.