Packet Core Engineer

Salt is currently recruiting on behalf of a customer who are globally recognized in the Telecommunications industry. Our client is working on some fresh new assignments in 2022 & are keen to hire a Packet Core Engineer to join the International team on a remote working basis.

Job Description:

· The successful candidate will be expected to carry out integration and testing of the Vendor’s & three-party solutions for Evolve Packet Core (EPC) and Cloud Packet Core (CPC). You will also be focusing on functional elements.

· Woking as an Engineer you will be responsible for the deployment and vertical integration of cost per click on-board, you will be expected to configure the CPC Virtual Network Functions & any Virtual Machines (VM) within the virtual infrastructure & finally configure network with the virtual infrastructure to ensure connectivity between.

· Horizontal integration of CPC/EPC with other network element (e.g., Radio, PCRF, SDM) and solutions (VoLTE, VoWiFi).

· Perform software updates of EPC/CPC.

· Implement SW changes demanded for HW extensions.

· Execute Testing in manual or automated mode for PoCs, Trials, Commercial Projects (Acceptance Testing), Load and Stress testing.

· Properly document and report above activities.

· Other SW related tasks for legacy EPC/CPC.

Key skills we are looking for:

· Readiness to travel

· Good understanding of telecommunication technologies and protocols with focus on IP and mobile (both voice and data) areas.

· Good understanding of virtualization principles and cloud concept:

· Basic virtualization terms/requirements – threads, cores, hypervisor types, virtualization types, VMs, SR-IOV and other

· VMware, Open stack components

· NFV MANO reference architecture

· Good knowledge on *nix-based systems

· IP/MPLS practice knowledge at

· IPv4, IPv6 addressing

· DNS systems and protocols

· IP routing (Static, OSPF, ISIS, LDP)


Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2201-250463
Salary per: day
Job Duration: 12
Job Start Date: 31/01/2022
Job Industries: Telecoms
Job Locations: Greater London
Job Types: Contract

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