Platform Engineer 5G - Office of the CTO

Celona is seeking a highly skilled research engineer to work on design and development of our next generation 5G end-to-end solution including RAN, core network, edge compute and service orchestration. In this role, you will be working with highly skilled engineers, product managers and other peers. You will also be involved in the solution design from the conceptual stages through the development cycle and deployments. You will contribute to design and develop of a new AI-driven wireless network operations paradigm for customers of our industry-first converged wireless edge platform.


  • Design technology features and system architecture for a 5G end-to-end solution including RAN and 5GC
  • Design and development of core network architectures enabling neutral host and roaming between private 5G network, macro cellular and Wi-Fi networks
  • Research, development and testing of novel solutions for optimizing end-to-end application performance of private 5G networks with features including network slicing, edge compute and AI-driven wireless network operations
  • Research, development and testing of 4G LTE, 5G NR/NR-U in shared and unlicensed spectrum bands such as CBRS or 6GHz bands
  • Performance modeling and testing of LTE, 5G and Wi-Fi technologies
  • Participate and contribute to standards and industry organization such as 3GPP, CBRS Alliance, IEEE, 5G ACIA as needed
  • Play a leading role in developing patent and IP portfolio with an eye towards inventions that leapfrog existing technical approaches in the marketplace
  • Work closely with the production software team to architect your models for efficient integration into a production environment
  • Work with product management and internal stakeholders on long term product strategy balanced against near term requirements

You will be an ideal candidate if you have:

Desired Qualifications
  • Solid understanding of 5G NR networks and the architectural concepts
  • 5+ years of work experience with wireless networks – 4G, 5G, RAN, Core (EPC/5GC), Wi-Fi
  • Good understanding or background in wireless communication systems and wireless radio technology
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, as well as interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of spectrum allocation problems and the status of spectrum allocations worldwide is also a plus
  • Knowledge and experience in ML/AI especially deep learning areas is a plus
  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering with relevant coursework in communications and networking

Bonus Points if you have:

  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering with relevant coursework in communications and networking
  • Previous examples of your work
  • Awards and/or Industry Recognition
  • Ideas on how you’d do your job on Mars


Max file size 10MB.
Upload failed. Max size for files is 10 MB.
Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.