GTA is a leading independent provider of high-value engineering, technology and business consulting services to the telecommunications industry. The company is based in Reston, VA and has presence throughout the US and Internationally.
Participate in the investigation of innovative 5G technologies to improve the network virtualization infrastructure.
Troubleshoot complex problems related to the design and implementation of a greenfield 5G Core network that will utilize software-defined networking and network virtualization.
Evaluate and implement solutions with Infrastructure as a Service and Configuration Management tools.
Ensure that solutions adhere to defined standards and best practices and/or assist in the development of these standards and best practices.
Routinely research, analyze, test, retest, and troubleshoot complex problems.
Able to work in a fast-paced environment, under pressure, with strict deadlines, both as an individual contributor and team player.
Participate in knowledge transfer, documentation and information sharing while staying abreast of new technology/technical areas
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering preferred, or six or more years of professional experience
Solid Understanding of routing protocols, firewalls, TCP/IP networking, and Sub-netting with operations experience.
Can design and develop, plan, and implement LANs and WANs using routers, switches and network security devices.
Strong Scripting Skills (Python, Perl, and Bash).
Linux background required
Developing solutions with Infrastructure as a Service and Configuration management tools like Ansible, OpenStack, Chef, Puppet
Data handling and information security
Software-defined networking, routing, switching and VPNs
Software-defined radio access networks, for the radio connection to mobile handsets and devices
Network Functions Virtualization, for virtualizing physical network applications and functions such as gateways, firewalls or load balancing
Designing, planning, and implementing Data Center Solutions
Automation and orchestration, for handling changes quickly and efficiently based on conditions or loads
Wireless technologies (4G/5G/WiFi) and IoT platforms.
Additional Position Requirements:
A background investigation and drug test is required.
Global Technology Associates, LLC (GTA) is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against.