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Rogers Senior 5G Systems Engineer in Toronto, Ontario

Senior 5G Systems Engineer

Our Digital & Technology team wakes up every day with one goal in mind – to connect Canadians to the people and things that matter most. Collectively, we’re proud to support 30 million Canadians each month.

We manage a robust portfolio that champions the leading edge of technology and media. We drive projects that expand connectivity to underserved communities from coast-to-coast-to-coast; build and enhance our fixed broadband network to provide high-speed Internet, TV and Smart Home Monitoring; and support our world class wireless network, offering our customers Canada’s largest and most reliable 5G network. As the Digital & Technology team, we are building our tomorrow, today.

Come play a key role in building the future of innovation in Canada, Let’s make your possible.

Do you enjoy working on high-scale, complex, and high visibility projects and programs? If yes, consider the following opportunity:

Come be part of the team that launched the 1st 5G network in Canada!

We are looking for talented individuals to join our RAN Technology Development team. Our team is responsible for building the next generation of network infrastructure that will power the wireless technologies of tomorrow.

The ideal candidate is motivated by impactful work and the opportunity to collaborate with teammates, stakeholders, and vendors on a variety of projects such as 5G NSA/SA, LTE/LTE-A, Small Cells, IoT and Automation Development. The individual is a problem solver with a passion for technology who strives to continuously improve network capabilities and customer experience.

What you'll be doing...

  • New Technology Trials and First Deployment Introductions into the Rogers Wireless Network

  • Lab and Field validation of the next generation Wireless Technologies (ie. 5G, Small Cells and IoT)

  • Conduct network trials and technology evaluation programs with engineering teams across Canada

  • Work with industry leading network and handset OEM Vendors

  • Present trial learnings and knowledge across the various national engineering teams

  • Manage projects from initial planning stages, design, integration to final deployment

What you bring…

  • Knowledge of 5G NR & LTE networks and the associated 3GPP specifications, specifically on RAN features, optimization, air interface parameters, radio resource management, signaling

  • Strong background in communications theory and RF basics, broad knowledge of other wireless technology such as CatM/NB-IoT, WCDMA and GSM

  • Deep knowledge of RAN KPIs, counters, definitions of optimization parameters and their impacts on network performance and capacity

  • Experienced with RAN hardware configurations/capacities (eNB/gNB, Radios) as well as parameter changes and radio feature testing (knowledge on Ericsson platforms preferred)

  • Hands-on experience with performance management, RF optimization, and capacity planning of LTE & 5G networks

  • Experience with one or more from the following: scripting languages (Python, Pearl, shell)

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills with a creative and innovative approach

  • Detail-oriented, with a strong desire to excel in network design and performance improvement

  • Self-motivated, able to individually learn/research new network concepts and develop simulation/test criteria to observe performance and evaluate impact

  • Able to participate and lead project teams

  • Maintain a broad knowledge of current and emerging state-of-the-art network systems technologies, architectures, and products.

  • Good planning, organization, communication, and inter-personal skills

What you have…

  • BE/BSc degree in Computer/Electrical Engineering (Masters degree preferred)

  • 5-10 years of experience with new technology development

  • Strong leadership skills to lead technical projects as a RAN expert

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

Schedule: Full time

Shift: Day

Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)

Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON

Travel Requirements: Up to 10%

Posting Category/Function: Technology & Engineering

Requisition ID: 276162

At Rogers Digital, our team doesn’t shy away from big ideas – we bring them to life. We work tirelessly to deliver the best user experiences (period) and build amazing self-serve experiences that our customers want to use. We are customer-obsessed agents of change and are committed to innovation and creating effortless experiences for customers and frontline employees. We use cutting-edge tools and technologies to solve critical and complex problems with award-winning solutions. Our work impacts millions of customers everyday. At Rogers Digital, we’re looking for people who embrace change, take risks, and push boundaries. Learn more about our team and our work @ https://digital.rogers.com/

Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:

  1. Our people are at the heart of our success

  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do

  3. We do what’s right, each and every day

  4. We believe in the power of new ideas

  5. We work as one team, with one vision

  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

Posting Notes: Digital & Technology


Toronto, ON, CA Brampton, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits

· Donation matching

· Paid time off for volunteering

· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options

· Generous employee discounts

· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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