Sales & Marketing

Lead Sales Engineer - Service Provider

Celona Inc. is seeking a Lead Sales Engineer Service Provider in Campbell, CA. This role will be responsible for demonstrating Celona’s private 5G LAN to mobile network service providers and partners in enterprise sectors and support Celona channel partners to sell to its customers.


  • Independently build long term relationships and be seen and treated by Celona service providers and channel partners as a trusted and valued resource
  • Facilitate new client engagements and create sales or service contracts for product services 
  • Coordinate timelines and client expectations related to product demonstrations and deliverables, including technical product presentations and/or training sessions to technical and product groups of service providers and channel partners
  • Develop pre-sales support material and documentation for new products and features
  • Initiate and manage multiple proofs of concepts, working directly with the corporate technical, product, and development teams to define and specify product and market requirements 
  • Drive the adoption of Celona solutions within accounts, expanding usage across departments within organizations. Translate product/technical features into value drivers
  • Develop and maintain technical and business knowledge of industry directions and trends
  • Leverage knowledge of a domain or industry to align Celona’s value to the customers’ business and technical problems
  • Work with different Celona stakeholders to assess business needs during pre-sales and post-sales processes


You will be an ideal candidate if you have:

Minimum Requirements: 

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electronic/Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, or any related Engineering or IT field of study, plus at least three (3) years of experience in the job offered or any related position(s).
  • In lieu of the above-stated primary education and experience requirements, employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electronic/Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, or any related Engineering or IT field of study, plus at least five (5) years of post-degree, progressively responsible experience in the job offered or any related position(s).

Qualified applicants must also have demonstrable proficiency, knowledge, skill, and experience with the following:

  • Demonstrated experience in designing and building carrier grade 4G and/or 5G networks.
  • Mobile/Cellular Network Architecture (4G & 5G) and O-RAN
  • 5G-SA/NSA Radio Access Network & Core Network architectures
  • Demonstrated experience deploying, optimizing, and monitoring live cellular networks
  • L2 and L3 networking technologies, including Switching, VLANs, 802.11, and Routing
  • Cloud-Native Infrastructure with Kubernetes
  • RF design and wireless communications operations

Additional Information:

Job Site:   900 E. Hamilton Avenue, Suite 200, Campbell, CA 95008

Travel:  No travel required; otherwise, work from home benefit available

Offered Salary: $185,723 per year

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

This position does not supervise any personnel or participate in any management decisions, nor does this position plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of any personnel.

About Celona:

Celona was born with the idea that a combination of 5G radio technology, edge computing and machine learning software will fundamentally change how organizations work and do business. Our journey started in 2019. Our founding team members have been part of companies like Qualcomm, Aruba, Cisco and built products spanning technologies from chipsets to systems to cloud based software. 

End users of Celona’s industry-first 5G LAN solution include several Fortune 500 companies in the United States and we are backed by Tier-1 VC firms in the San Francisco Bay Area in addition to NTTVC, Qualcomm Ventures and In-Q-Tel as strategic investors. Next to market-leading alliance partnerships with Qualcomm, HPE Aruba and NTT, we utilize IT channel reseller partnerships to make private cellular networks truly accessible among enterprise environments – and help enterprise IT and OT teams address critical connectivity needs of next generation of digital initiatives. 

Bonus Points if you have:


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