Principal Technology Development Engineer - 5G Core, Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) and Enterprise Networks

  • Job Number: JR-10029166
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: QLD: Brisbane, ACT: Canberra, QLD: Gold Coast, VIC: Melbourne, WA: Perth or NSW: Sydney
  • Opening date: 23/02/2021 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 05/03/2021 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 5 days time

Our Networks & IT team

Our IT&T professionals are responsible for building and supporting world-class IT systems, networks and facilities. The kind that can provide the best possible service to all our customers, from large-scale enterprise to mass-market consumers.

The scope and complexity this will mean that you can expect unparalleled opportunities to develop your career.

We have multiple Principal Technology Development Engineering roles available in different domains

  • Data Gathering Devices and Control Mechanisms
  • Automation, Zero Touch Service Management
  • Cloud Infrastructure and Services
  • 5G Core, Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) and Enterprise Networks

Role Description:

Where is it? 

  • This role sits in the newly created Technology Discovery and Validation (TDV) Centre of Excellence (CoE) within Networks and IT.
  • Role within the CoE is a key collaborative role within Telstra that enables the development of new and emerging technologies which establish new capabilities to enhance network and application service offerings to Telstra’s customers.
  • The TDV CoE utilises a culture of creative/engaged collaboration, innovation and disruptive thinking across Telstra and Industry stakeholders to develop, demonstrate, validate and assess MVP technology and solutions in readiness to be implemented at scale in the Production Networks.

What do you do? 

Principal Technology Development Engineer (PTDE). 

You will;

  • ensure the Telstra network and associated customer solutions deliver innovative and superior network, application and solution experiences to Telstra customers.
  • utilise your depth of expertise in telecommunication technology and combine it with your breadth of domain, application and business experience to provide specialist analysis, design, development and deployment in the Telstra and partners’ network technology domains.
  • collaborate in the development and validation of both specific and multiplatform technology solutions assisting and influencing in technology optimisation, strategy, roadmaps and solution investments.
  • leverage your extensive experience to influence and drive strategic program outcomes, resolve complex issues, collaborate and communicate empathetically with all participant and stakeholder levels

What are we looking for? 

  • extensive technical expertise combined with your commercial acumen, stakeholder communication and engagement practices that make you sought out by Telstra and industry participants to influence, derive, build, validate and assess disruptive/innovative and yet simple solutions to technology and business problems.
  • self-motivated, curious, driven to collaborate and do world leading and innovative introduction and adaptation of technology.  (Telstra has done 11 World Firsts in 5G and 41 in total with 3G, 4G and 5G)

Who will you report to?

  • You will report to PTDV CoE Lead

Apply Now
  • Job Number: JR-10029166
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: QLD: Brisbane, ACT: Canberra, QLD: Gold Coast, VIC: Melbourne, WA: Perth or NSW: Sydney
  • Opening date: 23/02/2021 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 05/03/2021 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 5 days time