Senior Research Engineer - 5G Research - --West London

£60000 - £80000 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) This is such an awesome role in which you will “scout” for new mobile technology and develop these for go-to-market products!

You will be working as a member of the 5G Systems research team the main purpose of this role is to participate in research activities focused on 5G and beyond.

Leading the involvement in an existing European Commission funded research project and in the formulation of future ideas and proposals for additional funding going forwards.

Under the guidance of the Head of 5G Research, the jobholder is expected to perform (but is not limited to) the following tasks:

* Lead the involvement in an existing 5G-PPP project, co-ordinating Samsung’s input whilst also, contributing original research results, participating in 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, often involving the implementation of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.
* Develop intellectual property 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, including collaboration with internal researchers from HQ and other partner Overseas Research Centres.

Your skill set should look a little bit like this:

* A Ph.D. in Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics, Natural Science, and Mathematics, or any other related discipline. A Telecommunications degree would be amazing. Industry experience in cellular communications is required.
* Experience in telecommunications research/standardisation/development, with at least 5 years participating in collaborative projects, in particular FP7/Horizon 2020 projects, and some experience of leading the participation from a project partner.
* Evidence of research into the application of AI and ML to mobile network technologies is highly desirable.
* 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.
* Evidence of high-quality research publications and patent filing experience is desirable.
* Ability to clearly present complex ideas to large groups both internal and external to the company. This includes progress reporting and the exchange of technical information. Evidence of being able to present to both technical and non-technical audiences, to both peers and senior management, while getting the key message across.

This role involves EU/International travel so you will need to be a UK/EU passport holder

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

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