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Title:  Principal Systems Engineer - REMOTE

Req ID:  73181

Virtual, Alabama, United States

In our ‘always on’ world, we believe it’s essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do.


Be one of the bold and engineer advanced networks with us. We are looking for extraordinarily hardworking, forward-thinking, and driven people. If you would like to be part of a global multi-cultural team dedicated to delivering industry-leading performance through outstanding talent, a culture of innovation and teamwork, this is an opportunity you won’t want to miss!


CommScope's Small Cell Team  is looking for a Principal Systems Engineer - Platform, Network & OAM  . This is US based fully remote role and incumbents must be US based


How You'll Help Us Connect The World:

As a member of our Small Cell Product's Systems engineering team this position will be a Senior Systems Architect for our product platform, product networking design & OAM. This role will be instrumental in defining system requirements, work with our engineering development to help design the system and collaborate with Quality Assurance to help verify the requirements for our LTE & 5G based products. You’ll have the opportunity to recommend groundbreaking technology to include in products and work closely with customers to understand their needs firsthand. More specifically this includes:
•    Define testable system and feature requirements for CommScope Small Cell products. Requirements should be defined for a scalable and extensible system architecture.
•    Conduct review(s) for your requirements and address/discuss review comments from multi-functional teams.
•    Work with engineering development and SVT(QA) to help generate appropriate work estimates for the said requirements.
•    Review design documents and Unit test plan from engineering development for the requirements.
•    Review system verification test plan from QA for the requirements.
•    Review and provide recommendations on technical documents written throughout the organization.
•    Engage with customers on explaining technical details of our products and propose solutions for customer specific requirements.
•    Engage with Product Team (PLM) for product requirements.
•    Engage with NPI (New Product Introduction/Sales Engineering) and Tech support teams for field support.
•    The position may require some software development and testing during feasibility study and developing Proof of Concept (PoC).

Required Qualifications for Consideration:

•    Bachelor’s Degree in computer science/Electronics & Communication or a related field with minimum 10 years of related experience OR Master's Degree holders in a similar field with 8 years of relevant experience will also be considered
•    Experience in wireless systems architecture and system design with development/coding experience.
•    Experience in architecting and designing Element Management System/Device Management System (OAM/OA&M, FCAPS) for wireless RAN products
•    Experience in designing for system performance & capacity, high availability, reliability & scalability.
•    Experience in device management frameworks and protocols such as TR069, NETCONF, SNMP etc. and data models such as MIB, YANG, TR196, TR181 etc.
•    Experience in analytics and processing tools used in post processing & analyzing system performance data/operational measurement data.
•    Experience in SQL & NOSQL databases and database programming.
•    Experience in REST, SOAP/XML, JSON messaging formats.
•    Experience in object-oriented programming languages like Java/C++.
•    Knowledge in micro services design (CNF), Cloud platforms, Service Oriented Architectures and building Cloud Native applications
•    Consistent track record for testing, deep dive fixing and solving complex real-world issues in the areas of element management / device management & OAM/FCAPS.


You'll excite us if you have:

•    Knowledge of ORAN SMO and ORAN architecture
•    Familiarity with operating systems such as Linux/Unix
•    Experience with scripting languages like SHELL, TCL, Perl, Python for test automation.
•    Knowledge in IP and related technologies including IPv4, IPv6, IPSEC, Routing protocols, Networking protocols, Security Protocols, SIP, https, SSL/TLS.
•    Familiarity in at least one wireless technology (Wi-Fi, 3GPP/3GPP2). 

•    Strong interpersonal skills.


Our salary ranges consider a wide variety of factors including but not limited to benchmarking by independent third-party consultants, skill sets, years of experience, training, education, geography, and other business needs. Depending on experience, the range can be higher for candidates with exceptional experience and a demonstrated history of successful performance.

The expected salary range for this position :  $124,700.00- $162,100.00

The Candidate will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package, including, medical, dental, and vision plans, life and accidental death insurance, a 401(k) plan, and participation in the Company’s Incentive Plan. Candidates starting with the Company will be eligible for eleven paid holidays in a full calendar year, two weeks of paid vacation (prorated based on start date), as well as other leave options.


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Why CommScope?

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables game-changing discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow. 

If you want to grow your career alongside bright, passionate, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at You can also learn more about CommScope’s accommodation process and EEO policy at

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