Computer Science: Computer Architecture, Computer Science: Networking and Communications, Engineering and Technology: Computer
Principal Wi-Fi Engineer, Research and Development
The Principal Wi-Fi Engineer, R&D will primarily be involved in utilizing Research, development and management skills and business acumen to create solutions to drive business success. We’re looking for a SME who is passionate about working on Wireless technologies.
Working on new and upcoming Wireless technology standards and protocols.
Working on Mobile platforms and cutting edge web technologies in the Wireless domain.
Working closely with Boingo teams across the company, including Engineering, Operations, Business Development and Marketing.
Uses skills to design, lead and influence Wi-Fi infrastructure, protocols and Unlicensed technologies in general to meet business objectives.
Willing to work on new technologies and Industry standards in and around Wireless and Networking domains.
Work with Vice President of Engineering to architect, build, test solutions as demanded by Business needs.
Lead efforts with the cross functional teams across departments to define technology prototypes, proof of concept projects and execute them successfully.
Design, develop and test system enhancements to meet business requirements using AWS, node.js or related and then package the changes/additions for release including implementation instructions.
Perform architecture recommendations, improvements and contributions in all areas of Wi-Fi and unlicensed technologies.
Assist Principle Engineer(s), mentor team members and make things happen on a regular basis.
Perform other duties/projects as requested by management.
Demonstrated 12-16 years of experience on Network technology stacks, experience in Wireless would be a big plus.
Very strong design, architecture, and development experience (10+ years) across technologies.
Demonstrated expertise with UNIX/Windows and Mobile (Android/iOS) platforms.
10+ years experience with Infrastructure related projects in the area of Wi-Fi, SNMP, REST APIs, Virtual infrastructures etc.
Strong exposure to Wireless protocols including (but not limited to) Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and other Infrastructure related communication protocols
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, coupled with discretion and sound independent judgment.
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience gathering requirements, designing and executing successful projects.
Bachelor’s Degree and 14-16 years of equivalent development experience or Master’s Degree and 12-14 years of equivalent development experience.
Good understanding of TCP/IP and 802.11 protocol stacks, including development, troubleshooting and testing experience.
Experience in web development technologies.
Thorough understanding and experience in various Networking protocols (TCP/IP, OSI, 802.11a/b/g/n), Operating Systems (UNIX, Linux, Macintosh, VMWare), AAA (Radius), and Open Source Tools.
Experience managing and leading staff members in both management and technical activities.
Demonstrated experience in SSL certificates and related security protocols.
Internal Number: 2018006
About Boingo Wireless, Inc.
Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI) helps the world stay connected. Our vast footprint of Wi-Fi and cellular networks reaches more than a billion consumers annually. From airports and stadiums to universities and military bases, Boingo helps folks stay connected to the people and things they love.
Our team is creative, collaborative, and on the cutting edge of technology, with about a size of 350 employees. (You can check out some of the awards we’ve won here. #humblebrag). But there’s no doubt the “secret sauce” to Boingo’s success is our incredible team and culture. We take pride in having fun and staying healthy – think summer picnics, bowling nights, in-house yoga classes, costume contests, massages and food trucks. There’s also a kitchen stocked with yummy snacks and drinks, and an incredible benefits package including equity, health, dental, vision, 401(k) match, unlimited vacation, 12 weeks paid parental leave, and more! Plus our award-winning headquarters in Westwood boasts 360-degree views of LA, from Catalina to the Hollywood Sign. It’s no wonder we’ve been named among the Best Places to Work in LA three years in a row!
Boingo is an equal opportunity employer. All... qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.