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Radio System and Software Engineer (Engineer I)

Reference ID: TEC10816-18

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Join our team

The RAN Capacity team is a group of highly motivated engineers who have a passion for delivering the network capacity needed to support our customers increasing demand for wireless service.

Our team is responsible for the capacity planning and engineering of TELUS' wireless network. This includes a broad range of planning and engineering activities, from projects that guide executive strategy to implementing network augments that support customer traffic at special events (e.g. New Year's Eve celebrations). RAN Capacity planning & engineering is an exciting role at TELUS! With the increasing complexity of radio systems and the advent of 5G wireless technology you will have the opportunity not only to master new technologies, but also apply modern engineering best practices, including automation and machine learning, to build a wireless network that delivers an excellent customer experience.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

As a RAN Capacity Engineer you'll provide technical leadership to ensure we efficiently deploy network capacity to meet the increasing demand for wireless service.

Your efforts will ensure that our millions of customers are able to enjoy a world class wireless network experience. Your creativity coupled with strong RF engineering and software development skills will allow us to find the best ways of building our wireless network to support existing mobility services and offer new services. Finally, together as a team, we will help shape the future vision of TELUS' wireless network by providing important guidance to executives on how to best address our evolving business challenges.

Here's how
    •By using radio frequency propagation modelling, you will develop novel techniques to simulate wireless capacity, including developing models for 5G and IoT technologies •By developing software, you will automate complex wireless network models to run simulations and create capacity plans •Apply your knowledge in data science, such as big data analysis, to improve the efficiency of our capacity plan •Collaborate with other teams like Technology Strategy and Product Development to understand new technologies and services to prepare our team to succeed in an evolving business environment •By leading the implementation of wireless capacity augments, you will build working processes with performance and construction teams to drive improvements in customer experience •Developing dashboards and data visualizations you will provide insight into network capacity that can be shared with executives, peer groups and tools that are implemented in customer portals •By monitoring network performance and using machine learning techniques, you will identify capacity issues in the network •Apply your knowledge of GIS (geographic information system) technology


Qualifications:


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •You have a passion for coding and a strong desire to apply those skills to improve RAN capacity planning •You are respected for your strong understanding of databases and big data, including: MySQL, NoSQL databases (e.g. MongoDB), Netezza, Splunk & Hadoop •Expertise in at least one or two programming languages: JavaScript, Python, R, Go, C# •Regarded for expert knowledge in 3GPP technologies (5G/LTE/UMTS/HSPA), radio access network design, optimization and capacity engineering •Basic understanding of GIS technology (e.g. MapInfo, ArcGIS) •Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering

Great-to-haves
    •Master's degree in Computer Science or Engineering •Experience with swarm intelligence and/or generative artificial intelligence •Experience deploying NodeJS app, microservices or distributed systems

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?



At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.


Posted: February 21, 2019
Closes: April 22, 2019
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10,000+ employees
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Telecommunications

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About Telus

TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...