Verizon Network Infrastructure Planning in Walnut Creek, California

What you’ll be doing...

Our Advanced Technology organization is responsible for assessing, developing, and deploying new wireless technologies and products. In this position, you will be working with our technology partners and various internal organizations to design, test and deploy the Virtual RAN solutions.

  • Responsible for driving the development, testing, and deployment of virtual radio access network solutions (VRAN).

  • Drive the development of system architecture requirements and implementation guidelines.

  • Responsible for developing interface requirements, functionality, and facilitating interoperability between RAN network elements.

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to ensure that solutions are designed in compliance with Verizon Cloud Platform (VCP) design criteria.

  • Provide leadership to technology partners and industry organizations on network virtualization and open interface to enable Verizon to deploy and maintain the best network at the best cost.

  • Responsible for identifying, assessing, and validating new wireless technologies and Virtualized RAN architecture solutions to enable Verizon to maintain its competitive edge.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or four or more years of work experience.

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience in the design, development, or operation of wireless technology/network.

Even better if you have:

  • Advanced degree (MS or PhD).

  • Ten or more years of experience in the design, development, or operation of wireless technology/network.

  • Good understanding of wireless technologies such as 4G LTE, 5G NR, Wi-Fi, LAA, CBRS.

  • Familiarity with virtualized infrastructure deployment, lifecycle management, virtualized RAN architectures and 3GPP CU-DU split.

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.

  • Self-motivation and the ability to complete tasks independently.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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