Senior Advisor 5G Standardization (McLean, VA, US, 222102)

Intelsat

Mc Lean,VA

2/7/2020

Your role in helping us shape the future:

Champion Intelsat's 5G/3GPP RAN standardization and future 5G applications. Represent Intelsat s interests at the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP), in particular at the Technical Specification Group RAN WG meetings for the purpose of contributing to the production of reports and specifications that define and standardize LTE Advanced and 5G technologies.

Are you up to the challenge?

  • Champion 3GPP standardization and develop technical specifications that meet the commercial needs of Intelsat s applications & services through collaborative effort and consensus-based process.
  • Prepare 3GPP meeting contribution documents related to NTN (non-terrestrial networks) and ensure GEO and NGSO services are integrated with terrestrial to achieve end-to-end ecosystems services.
  • Analyze and advise on the contributions submitted by other delegates into RAN WGs.
  • Prepare 3GPP meeting reports and de-brief management.
  • Develops and provides 5G system features, functions and requirements to system engineers to perform systems studies around Radio Resource Management and the Radio Physical Layer for radio functions including end-to-end systems & hybrid services of GEO, NGSO and terrestrial connectivity.

Can you drive these processes?

  • Liaise with 3GPP members to acquire support and approval of Intelsat s contributions.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to gather input, determine priorities and facilitate decisions.
  • Work closely with business units to support the deployment of new LTE & 5G products and features.
  • Engage with the 3GPP ecosystem members to build broad consensus across the ecosystem and influence and drive direction
  • Garner the industry support needed to initiate new features into 3GPP Working Groups

You should definitely have:

  • An Advanced Degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent (an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered in lieu of the stated requirement).
  • Minimum of 12-years experience in the generation of wireless technologies and standardization.
  • Strong knowledge of LTE & NR 3GPP specifications, especially in the areas of the Physical Layer, Radio Resource Management.
  • A solid knowledge of the 3GPP features up to Rel-15, and NR and LTE radio access layers.
  • Candidate should be action oriented, with strong interpersonal skills that enable the influencing of others towards solutions and agreement.
  • Demonstrated analytical mindset, who can multi-task and project manage for high capacity results despite competing priorities and/or deadlines.
  • Effective English language communication skills, both verbal and written. Strong presentation skills that appropriately inform/communicate key messages.

It would be nice if you had:

Knowledge of GEO and NGSO

An understanding of how technical decisions relate to business strategies and commercialization of products satellites and services.

What it s like to work with us:

Intelsat is connecting the world and transforming the satellite landscape by reaching beyond the traditional satellite industry. We are defining new solutions and new products that will open new, profitable markets. To help us reach this goal, you should be a bold thinker who will perform a key role in shaping Intelsat innovation for years to come.

  • We emphasize personal and professional growth
  • Awesome benefits including PTO, medical, tuition reimbursement, and training
  • Fun, diverse, and inclusive culture

Other Job Info

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  • Job requires ability to sit for long periods of time

  • This role is subject to ITAR; candidates must be a US Person (this includes US Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Individual such as an asylee or refugee).
  • These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job.
  • Company description: Intelsat is the largest provider of fixed satellite services worldwide. We enable providers of media, telecom and government services to deliver information and entertainment to people at home, in the office or on the move. On a day-to-day basis, Intelsat supplies video, data and voice connectivity in approximately 200 countries and territories for approximately 1,800 customers, many of which Intelsat has had relationships with for over 30 years. Some of the world s leading media and communications companies, multinational corporations, Internet service providers and government/military organizations hallmark Intelsat s customer base. Customers access capacity through extensive service offerings, which include transponder services, hybrid managed services combining satellite capacity and terrestrial facilities, and channel services.

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