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SW development engineer

Applied R&D
CX Customer Experience
21000007IA Requisition #

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Job Description


Software (SWA) comprises the definition, specification, and allocation of requirements from different sources utilising knowledge of systems engineering processes (specification & architecture). Contains processing of use case and feature requirements into conceptual models, operational scenarios, technical requirements, and functional description. Covers specification, design, implementation, and unit testing of Software (e.g. device drivers, microcode, hardware-related software & firmware) according to the requirements and architecture defined in the systems engineering process. Covers establishment and maintenance of Software Configuration Management (SCM) practices into software development projects, continuously building and integrating infrastructure tools and systems.
The Applied R&D Engineer conducts target-oriented research to directly apply findings to the specification, design, further development, and incremental improvement of products, services, systems, tools, processes, etc. Integrates, verifies, tests, and modifies SW / HW / system components and capitalises on innovative solutions to meet particular requirements and specifications.


Job Responsibilities & Competencies 


  • Embedded software development (design/implement/integrate/debug/maintain) of DWDM or Fronthaul systems.
  • Investigate and solve software problem for customer related issues
  • Prepare/review software design documents
  • Maintain/develop tools for software team.


  • Good understanding of optical networking
  • Experience on mobile fronthaul development is preferred
  • Experience on 1588(PTP) or SyncE is preferred
  • More than 8 years working experience in C/C++/Assembly programming
  • More than 5 years working experience in real-time system programming
  • Experienced on Linux usage and programming
  • Experience of SW architecture of real-time system is preferred
  • Shell/Perl/Python experience is preferred
  • Fluency in English and good communication skill
  • Good team work
  • Creative and initiative


  • Bachelor degree or above, CS or EE is preferred
  • Telecom background is preferred

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