Research Associate/Senior Research Associate/Research Fellow in 5G Network Systems Engineering & Administration

The role

Smart Internet Lab is looking for professionals working as network engineers to be part of a cross functional team involved in research, architect, design, configuration, deployment of equipment, operation and administration of the 5G testbed in Bristol, towards demonstration of research activities with exemplar end-to-end 5G applications.

What will I be doing?

The successful candidate is required to be hands on with practical work expertise in one or more of the requested skills, knowledge, experience & qualifications as well as the ability to work with colleagues.

You will be involved in research, engineering and administration of test network entities to deliver End-2-End packet service for research. Such activities require ability to build and support cloud networks with knowledge of Linux / Windows operating systems as well as familiarity in programming languages for automating network configurations.

This means, you will be carrying out activities such as: IP-Network design, test equipment configuration and deployment, operation/administration including all communication layers from Services, to Core Network, Transport as well as Fixed & Wireless Access Networks.

You should apply if

The essential and desirable: skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are given in the full job description (URL). These form the selection criteria, as we are looking for candidates with expertise in one or more of such expertise

Additional information

Please Note: This is a “rolling advert” with a nominal close date only.  Applications are welcome at any time and the timing of the selection process will be dependent on the applications received.

There is no formal closing date, but the start date for each post is flexible dependent on the circumstances of the successful candidates.

To find out more about what it’s like to work in the Faculty of Engineering, and how the Faculty supports people to achieve their potential, please see our staff blog:

Professor Dimitra Simeonidou [email protected]

Dr Hamid Falaki [email protected]

We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.