The MITRE Corporation Lead Mobile Networking Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
Lead Mobile Networking Engineer
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MITRE’s Electronic System Development & EmbeddedSecurity department is looking for technical leaders with experience withcellular network protocols as related to system design, development, anddebugging to support a diverse commercial wireless technology workprogram. Our U.S. government sponsorsseek to adapt, adopt, and augment commercial wireless technologies to develop cutting-edge technicalcapabilities addressing challenges of their unique operational environments.
A selectedcandidate will lead teams to research, analyze, architect, and implement prototypecommunication solutions for our government sponsors.
Other highlights include:
Working with a cross-disciplinary team ofsimilarly bright and motivated engineers on projects of national importance
A supportive culture of learning, professionalgrowth, and development
Outstanding continuing education programs
Support to develop and teach training courses
Opportunities to learn new skills and work on adiverse range of projects
This position provides an exciting opportunity to evaluate andexperiment with commercial wireless technologies and to design, architect, and prototypestate of the art wireless solutions.
Technical opportunities include:
Assessing mobile wireless technology trends,commercial and government solutions for a variety of projects and governmentsponsors
Assessing security and resiliency of wirelessprotocol and radio implementations
Defining and creating wireless (e.g. cellular,WiFi, etc.) test networks, test scenarios, and tools for collecting andanalyzing results
Supporting field test and evaluation exercises:preparation, execution, and post-event analysis
We are interested in highly motivated candidates with a widevariety of skills, curiosity, enthusiasm, and the ability and interest to digdeep on challenging technical problems. Required qualifications include:
BS(or higher) in Computer Science, Electrical, or Computer
Knowledge of cellular systems from the edgeto the core for 3G and LTE
Knowledge of internal cellular protocols(Diameter, SIP, SS7)
Knowledge of VoIP, VoLTE, and WiFi offloading
A deep understanding of related networkspecifications
Experience with setting up IP networks
Ability to effectively communicate and briefwireless network architecture, protocol, and security concepts as a technicaladvisor or technical mentor
Ability to communicate technical and businessrequirements with wireless network solutions vendors
Experience with programmingin languages such as Python, Java, C , or C
One or more of the following skills are desirable:
Ability to organize a team of engineers, distribute work, develop schedules, and reshape research as needed
Experience with core network configuration and debug / evaluation
Understanding of RF communications, cellular waveforms, and signal processing concepts
Experience in cryptography and security, including key-agreement protocols, authentication, encryption, and related concepts
Proficient in software development using programming languages such as Python, Java, C , or C:
Experiencewith embedded systems and the implementation of wireless protocol stacks
BS and 8 years related experience.
Job Electrical Engineering
Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford
This requisition requires a clearance of Secret
Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job Posting Apr 16, 2018, 8:23:58 AM
Req ID: 00049883