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R&D Engineer 5G / Software Layer 1

Country:  Italy
State / Province:  Lombardia
City:  Milan
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  38225

Job Description

At Keysight Technologies, we help companies address their toughest challenges with precision and confidence. We offer the most precise electronic measurement solutions in the industry, with advanced software to match. Our employees leverage their insight and passion to revolutionize electronic measurement and make a difference in the world.

We offer a comprehensive, innovative 5G solutions portfolio for customers at the forefront of advancing communications technology. We develop innovative test solutions for wireless networks and we cover mobile technologies ranging from GSM to WCDMA to LTE and 5G, supporting also IoT.


For our R&D center in Milan we are looking for a R&D Engineer 5G / Software Layer 1 who will join our team in the development of LTE-A and 5G solutions


Main Responsibilities

  • Analysis of 3GPP 5G/LTE-A Layer 1 requirements
  • Design of Layer 1 features in close collaboration with other team members
  • Optimize implementation and testing of the features
  • Study and tune the best algorithm for the specific functions
Essential Requirements
  • University degree in a relevant subject (or equivalent experience)
  • Solid knowledge of C or C++
  • 5+ years of working experience in R&D teams in the Software Development area
  • Experience in using RF instrumentation (spectrum analyzer, signal generator etc.)
  • Good English (written and spoken, B1 level)
Desired Requirements
  • Strong understanding of wireless standards such as LTE/LTE-A, WCDMA, GSM, Wi-Fi, etc
  • Good working knowledge of the Linux development environment
  • Experience developing communication protocols in wireless communications systems
  • Ability to optimize the algorithm for best performance
Key Personal / Interpersonal Skills
  • Team focused approach
  • Highly effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility and multitasking abilities
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment with shifting priorities
Job Function




Communications Solutions Group - Internet Infrastructure

Employment Program:


Duration (temp position only):

Not Applicable

Relocation Benefits:



Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

25 - 50%

Staffing Recruiter:

Astrid Claudia Alemanni




Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


EMEA : Italy : Lombardia : Milan



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