Systems Test Engineer

Short Description

Samsung is looking for system engineer, who has hands-on ability to establish and demonstrate new technology.

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities:
If you have ambitions to be a part of a Best in Class organization, the Samsungs Wireless Networks team is the place to be!  The role of the Wireless Networks Team is to support our carrier customers through the innovative technology road map. The dynamic culture at Samsung offers both great challenges and great rewards. If you want to work among the very best talent in the industry, working on the most innovative products in the world, Samsung is the place to be.

This position will be responsible for the 4G/5G System Test with an emphasis on the RAN CP and OAM features.  He or She will perform complex system verification, and customer support of Samsung 4G/5G RAN Equipment including virtual EMS, vRAN. The candidate will require evaluating various deployment configurations and ensure product support. The candidate will provide technical guidance to the junior team members to ensure deliverables are met.

Specific responsibilities include:
  • Perform complex system verification, and customer support of Samsung 4G and 5G RAN Equipment including virtual EMS, vRAN
  • Perform validation of CPRI, eCPRI interfaces
  • Perform feature validation, interoperability testing, field evaluation to get product acceptance from the customer
  • Perform OAM functionality verification for eNB/EMS systems, evaluate deployment configuration and ensure product support
  • Aid in product & feature performance analysis, evaluation of new product & SW releases
  • Ensures that customer commitments are achieved according to the project plan
  • Work with team members to prepare test plans/cases and execute to validate RAN CP/OAM functionality
  • Interface proactively with Product/Technology Engineers to ensure comprehensive test coverage
  • Responsible for analyzing the customer requirements, developing test strategy for features and functionalities, converting customer requirements into test plans and detailed test procedures
  • Educate our customers on Samsungs new products and services both individually and in a team environment. Ensures that customer commitments are achieved according to plan.
  • Works closely with various support organizations, logistics, and cross-functional teams from SEA and Samsung HQ to achieve successful new product roll-outs and developments
  • Ability to travel sporadically during the project; up to 20%

Success Criteria:

Technical Acumen:
  • Subject Matter Expert in driving the technical solutions to the customer through complex organizational dynamics
  • Presentations Skills
  • Leveraging your ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization as well as HQ partners on initiatives
  • Excellence Dealing with Ambiguity
  • Bringing your experience in problem-solving and the ability to navigate complex organizations with pivotal shifts
  • Skills and Qualifications

Background & Competencies Required:
  • 10+ years of relevant industry experiences with BSEE or BSCS or 8+ years with MSEE or MSCS
  • BachelorĂ¢??s Degree in EE/CS is required. Masters in EE/CS is beneficial
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Some travel required for customer presentations, design reviews, and on-site debugging.
  • Hands-on ability to establish and demonstrate new technology.
  • Must have PC and UNIX Workstation experience in a LAN/WAN systems environment
  • Strong knowledge in 5G/4G air interface and call processing technologies and network architecture specifically focused on Radio Access Network
  • Good understanding of overall Wireless systems with an emphasis on PHY, MAC, RLC, RRC and PDCP layers
  • Prior experience with CPRI, eCPRI interface testing is strongly desirable
  • Must have an understanding of wireless concepts such as Hybrid Beamforming, Massive MIMO, New Waveforms, LTE-NR interworking & co-existence, 5G Numerologies, etc.
  • Experience with system engineering activities such as feature requirements identification, feature description documentation, parameter optimization, performance analysis, test strategy creation, problem troubleshooting is desirable
  • Have in-depth technical engineering experience including wireless telecommunications engineering activities. 
  • Must be able to write, read, analyze, and interpret technical journals and procedures utilizing mathematics language, non-linear communications, vectors, complex numbers, and logarithms as reference.
  • Have a good understanding of the overall 5G/LTE RAN Network Architecture.
  • Experience with product testing, development of Test Plan and Test Cases
  • Technical lead working with team members and providing technical guidance
  • Working knowledge and experience using RF test equipment
  • Thorough understanding of SW development cycle
  • Ability to support market issues to meet commercial SLAs.
  • Hands-on experience with mobility management & mobile broadband Radios.
  • Working knowledge of 5G/LTE protocol stacks

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Headquartered in San Jose, California, SSI is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.- the second largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world and the industry's volume and technology leader in DRAM, NAND Flash, SSDs, mobile DRAM and graphics memory. It is one of the largest providers of system logic, imaging and LED lighting solutions, as well as providing advanced process design and manufacturing for fabless companies. Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. also has a research and innovation center with numerous labs providing product design and research in: logic, memory, image sensors, displays and mobile technologies. In addition, the company supports Samsung Display Company, the largest producer of LCD and OLED displays.