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Evolved Packet Core Databuild Engineer - EPC/4G/LTE/IP/Design

Job Title: Evolved Packet Core Databuild Engineer - EPC/4G/LTE/IP/Design
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: PP/EPC/C/RG_1493828908
Contact Name: Richard Gallagher
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Evolved Packet Core Databuild Engineer - EPC/4G/LTE/IP/Design

Recruiting immediately and on an initial 6 month contract basis, for a Telecoms client in the Reading area.

Our client is looking for a Core Network Engineer to work on EPC/LTE in a design and delivery environment.

This position resides in the Core Networks Design team; a team which is accountable for ensuring the delivery of all Designs for LTE EPC, LTE IMS, CS / PS core and Interconnect management.

What the role involves

  • Accountable for the technical delivery of solutions for Mobile Packet Core networks.
  • Preparation and application of configuration data for both new and existing elements in the network.
  • Creation of records including databuild
  • Quality check data before application to the Network to ensure that input errors are kept to a minimum
  • Planning and Scheduling Implementation with Operations Team and communications for related changes
  • Delivery to Operations of databuild to support planned changes
  • Post Implementation audits interrogation at element level
  • Working closely with other departments to support optimisation activities and data related faults.
  • Act as a central point of reference for databuild / datafil queries. For both Lab and Live Network changes
  • Technical process & procedure reviews.
  • Provides input to Low Level System Designs for 3G and 4G Data Core, whether the designs be done internally, or externally.
  • Work with local and outsourced Vendor designs and be responsible for design deliveries for LTE EPC and the core interface to other network elements & solutions for example.
  • Collaborate with Core Operations to ensure design process outputs are translated into accurate node configuration and Method of Procedure integration documentation.

Skills required

  • Experience of mobile telecoms.
  • Good technical knowledge of 3G and LTE-SA telecommunication networks.
  • Solid IT (PC, Unix and Networking) and Telecommunication skills.
  • Strong IP/skills - Experience of either Samsung and or Nokia-Siemens Switching products SAE-GW and MMEs, ATCA and DX SGSNs
  • Shall be able to demonstrate an understanding of end to end configuration including SIGTRAN, Radius, Diameter, and DNS
  • Experience of working with Designs.
  • Good understanding of Operational and Business support systems. Remedy or ITSM
  • Project lifecycle understanding.
  • Good time management and decision making in order to work to deadlines.
  • Effective communication skills

In order to apply for the role, please send your most recent CV to Richard Gallagher by emailing and your application will be considered.

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