Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP)
Industry, Government and National Lab
Computer Science: Computer Architecture, Computer Science: Networking and Communications, Engineering and Technology: Computer
4 Year Degree
Principal Network Engineer, WLAN
At Boingo we’re solving some of the most complex issues in wireless networking. We’re looking for a Principal WLAN architect who will research, develop and implement the latest WLAN solutions in a variety of challenging venues. In this Network Architect role, you’ll test out the latest equipment, protocols, and methodologies in our lab environment, then following proof-of-concept, roll out new solutions for commercialization. You’ll also represent Boingo at the associations and committees that are defining future networking standards. We’re a collaborative team of folks who value innovation, constant learning, and humility.
Architect end-to-end WLAN solutions, using new and upcoming Wireless technology standards and protocols.
Design, lead and influence Wi-Fi infrastructure, protocols and Unlicensed technologies to help Boingo succeed in an evolving wireless ecosystem.
Perform architecture recommendations, improvements and contributions in all areas of Wi-Fi and unlicensed technologies, including convergence, MPTCP, 5G, SDN and NFV, for example.
Lead efforts with Engineering, Operations, Business Development, and Marketing to define WLAN technology prototypes, proof of concept projects and execute them successfully.
Work on Infrastructure projects involving WLAN Core elements including Router, Gateway and Switch infrastructure.
Minimum of 12 years of experience on WLAN Network technology; protocol stacks, radio topologies, and architecture.
Very strong design, architecture, and development experience (10+ years) across WLAN technologies.
Thorough understanding of, and experience in various networking protocols, including 802.11a/b/g/n, OSI, MultiPath TCP (MPTCP), RADIUS, AAA, and TCP/IP as well as experience with VMWare.
10+ years’ experience with Infrastructure-related projects in the area of Wi-Fi access points, core network architecture, SNMP, REST APIs, Virtual infrastructures etc.
Exposure and experience on the various NFV/SDN technology standards.
Passionate about network technology evolution, interested in crafting innovative solutions.
Excellent oral and written communication skills; you’ll be our representative in the industry and bring new information back to the Boingo team – executive briefings, engineer training.
Experience gathering requirements, designing and executing successful projects.
Passionate about R&D, developing prototypes and building solutions for commercialization.
Bachelor’s Degree and 14-16 years of equivalent development experience or Master’s Degree and 12-14 years of equivalent development experience.
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.