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Senior Architect - LTE Protocol Stack
Location: Cambridgeshire
Ref: J000519
Salary: competitive + benefits

Our client is a well funded start up group within a major European wireless semiconductor manufacturer.

We are looking for an experienced Software Architect who has worked on LTE and UMTS protocol stack architecture. As a Senior Architect you will hold responsibility for turning the 4G LTE Protocol Stack technical vision into design specifications and thus designing the overall architecture of the stack. You will lead the specification of the architecture of the complete 4G LTE Protocol Stack and act as the technical authority.

Key skills and experience:-
o Master's degree or PhD in Electrical/Electronic Design or Communications System Design
o 8+ years' experience working on LTE and UMTS protocol stack architecture and interfaces, preferably in a handset environment
o Experience of real-time embedded application development using the C programming language and SDL design tools
o Experience in using RT Linux, Thread-X or similar embedded real-time operating system
o Experience of ASN.1 encoding/decoding
o Detailed knowledge of LTE RRC and NAS layers especially call set-up and bearer management including security and authentication procedures
o Knowledge of LTE L2 and L1 packet processing and cross-layer optimization techniques
o Excellent communication skills with a desire for sharing experience and knowledge with a young and highly motivated team of engineers
o Fluent in English, skills in other languages are an advantage
o Able to travel overseas frequently
o An inquisitive attitude and strong analytical skills

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