5G Research Engineer - --West London

£55000 - £65000 per annum + Amazing Company Benefits and Bonus ££

This is a brand new role in a brand new team that is being created by my client (who is a smashing technology research company)

The main purpose of this role is to participate in research activities focused on 5G and beyond!

* You will contribute to existing EU funded research projects and help formulate the future consortia and proposals for additional research funding going forwards.
* Under the guidance of the Head of this team, you will be expected to perform:
* Participate in an existing 5G-PPP project, contributing research results, attending project meetings and conference calls and producing relevant reports and deliverables for the project.
* Generate original and independent research on end-to-end system, physical and network layer technologies for 5G mobile communications
* Develop intellectual property (IP) rights
* Present research at conferences, consortium and company meetings
* Develop research networks locally and internationally in support of the research program and/or in pursuit of additional funding opportunities
* Take part in knowledge-transfer activities

For this role, your skill set will hopefully have some of the below:

* A Ph.D. in Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics, Natural Science, and Mathematics, or IDEALLY a Telecommunications based degree. Industry experience in cellular communications is an absolute MUST for this one!
* Experience in telecommunications research/standardisation/development, with at least 2 years participating in collaborative projects, experience of FP7/Horizon 2020 projects would be an absolute bonus.
* Experience of research into the application of AI and ML to mobile network technologies
* A good understanding and proven simulation expertise in following software platforms/languages: C/C++ Matlab and/or Python.
* Excellent knowledge of mobile communications systems, such as 3G UMTS/HSPA, LTE/LTE-Advanced and 5G. Some experience of Standardisation (3GPP) or Regulation activities (Ofcom, CEPT etc) would be an advantage.
* You will need to be an effective communicator with evidence of ability to clearly present complex ideas to large groups both internal and external to the company.

You will also need to travel within Europe and occasionally long-haul so you MUST be an EU/UK passport holder.

For more information on this role, please apply below!

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  • Posted: 3 weeks ago
  • Consultant: TJ
  • Phone: 01392 666060

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