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Principal Member of Technical Staff- RAN Technology



Dallas, TX, USA
Posted on Friday, May 5, 2023

Dallas, Texas

Dallas, Texas


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Job Overview

Join AT&T and reimagine the communications and technologies that connect the world. We’re committed to those who seek to discover the undiscoverable and dare to disrupt the norm. Bring your bold ideas and fearless risk-taking to redefine connectivity and transform how the world shares stories and experiences that matter. When you step into a career with AT&T, you won’t just imagine the future – you’ll create it.

This Principal Member of Technical Staff role is within the RAN technology organization and critical in helping identify opportunities for improvement in deployment speed and reliability and absorb the complexity of Cloud RAN infrastructure. In addition, this role will collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate Cloud RAN/vRAN architecture solutions with other systems and technologies, including hardware and CaaS providers, and integrate with AT&T's Network Management Analytics / Automation Platform (NM&A). Lastly, this role will design and develop Cloud RAN/vRAN architecture solutions to meet AT&T's business requirements, including identifying hardware, CaaS, and Software requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and optimize Cloud RAN solutions, incorporating vRAN and cloud-native technologies.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and deploy zero-touch provisioning systems.
  • Leverage deep knowledge of RAN protocols and operational expertise to drive performance improvements and cost reductions.
  • Maintain and enhance Linux Red Hat systems to support the organization's growing infrastructure needs.
  • Stay current on industry trends and emerging technologies related to Cloud RAN, Open RAN, and related fields
  • Provide technical leadership, mentoring, and guidance to junior team members.
  • Collaborate effectively with stakeholders to identify and address business requirements and deliver innovative solutions.


    PhD in an approved field with 4 years of relevant experience or Masters in an approved field with a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience or a Bachelors in an approved field with a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience.

    Required Experience:

    • Experience with Cloud RAN, vRAn and cloud native technologies
    • 10+ years of RAN experience and deep knowledge of RAN protocols
    • Experience with Linux Red Hat systems
    • Familiar with emerging technologies pertaining to Cloud RAN and Open RAN
    • Ability to work cross functionally and lead/mentor other team members

    Our Principal Member Technical Staffs earn between $144,000-$289,000. Not to mention all the other amazing rewards that working at AT&T offers. Individual starting salary within this range may depend on geography, experience, expertise, and education/training.

    Joining our team comes with amazing perks and benefits:
    • Medical/Dental/Vision coverage
    • 401(k) plan
    • Tuition reimbursement program
    • Paid Time Off and Holidays (based on date of hire, at least 23 days of vacation each year and 9 company-designated holidays)
    • Paid Parental Leave
    • Paid Caregiver Leave
    • Additional sick leave beyond what state and local law require may be available but is unprotected
    • Adoption Reimbursement
    • Disability Benefits (short term and long term)
    • Life and Accidental Death Insurance
    • Supplemental benefit programs: critical illness/accident hospital indemnity/group legal
    • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
    • Extensive employee wellness programs
    • Employee discounts up to 50% off on eligible AT&T mobility plans and accessories, AT&T internet (and fiber where available) and AT&T phone

    A career with us, a global leader in communications and technology, comes with big rewards. As part of our team, you’ll lead transformation surrounded by trailblazing industry leaders like you. You’ll be empowered to go above and beyond – making a difference through company-sponsored initiatives or connecting and networking through one of our many employee groups. And regardless of where you’re at in your career trajectory, you’ll be rewarded by the impact that comes with making a difference in the lives of millions. With AT&T, you’ll be a part of something greater, do incredible things and be rewarded with a chance to change the world.

    Ready to join the #LifeAtATT? Apply today!

    Job ID 2315056-1 Date posted 05/02/2023


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