22 days old

Network Engineer

Dublin, DUBLIN D15
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IBM Research Scientists are charting the future of Artificial Intelligence, creating breakthroughs in quantum computing, discovering how blockchain will reshape the enterprise, and much more. Join a team that is dedicated to applying science to some of today's most complex challenges, whether its discovering a new way for doctors to help patients, teaming with environmentalists to clean up our waterways or enabling retailers to personalize customer service.

Your Role and Responsibilities
We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming industries and society. IBM Ireland Lab plays a key role in developing and supporting IBMs technology in Cloud, Analytics, Mobile, Social, Security and Cognitive computing. This cutting-edge technology is helping the world make things in new ways. Come and help change the world by joining IBM Ireland Lab at our 100 acre Technology Campus in Mulhuddart, Dublin 15.

The current opportunity is a role with the Innovation Exchange who promote a fresh and energetic approach to innovation, creativity and solution architecture. An approach that is borne out by many active projects within our team that have yielded several success stories to date. The principles of collaboration, knowledge sharing and leadership are promoted within our team and are the foundations that enable motivated individuals with diverse skills to function as part of a highly productive and innovative team.

The Role:
We are currently looking for a suitable candidate to be part of an innovative and ambitious team with a prestigious group of academic and industrial European network of partners. The objective is to exploit and deliver bleeding edge innovation in the areas of 5G networking, big data processing, machine learning, data analytics and computing. The ultimate objective is to enable improved network management for 5G solutions.

The Person:
A person who can demonstrate leadership, identify gaps in the state of the art and is a self-starter is required for this role. A high level of initiative and personal drive is required as this will be an environment where you will be joining the project at ground level and helping to lead the design and shape of technical solutions as well as implementing them. Excellent verbal and written communication is required with fluency in English as well as report writing and documentation skills.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • BS or MS in Electronics, Electrical, Telecommunications, RF Engineering, Computer Science or related engineering subjects
  • Background of communication theory, information theory, applied math, signal processing, probability and random processes (at least one of them)
  • System engineering knowledge in telecom industry
  • Knowledge of 5G architecture, mobile edge computing and IoT applications etc .
  • Knowledge of 5G (or similar) RAN node management and onsite operation
  • Previous experience in defining and supporting 5G (or similar) use cases in the living lab environment by doing new feature testing and validation (important)
  • Familiar with optimization of 5G (or similar) networks to troubleshoot, improve and demonstrate KPIs defined in the project (important)

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Previous developer experience in a cloud-based environment (e.g. IBM Cloud) would be a plus.
  • Experience in 5G (or similar) communication system design, testing & validation would be a plus.
  • Publications of 5G (or similar) related applications in journals & conferences would be a plus.
  • Familiarity working with European funded framework projects e.g. Horizon 2020.

About Business Unit
At IBM Cognitive Applications, we build open applications that unlock the power of data for clients, partners, and developers. Running on top of IBM's unique Hybrid, Multicloud and AI infrastructures, these applications work across horizontal domains and bring our technology to life for end users. Cognitive Applications unit includes: Watson Customer Engagement, Watson IoT, Watson Media and Weather, Talent & Collaboration, and IBM Developer teams

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-26 Expires: 2020-01-25

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