We are currently looking for a highly motivated (Senior)Engineer Advanced Technology (M/F/D) to join our Advanced Technology team in Munich or Berlin. If you want to be a part of our growing company that is driven by innovation and is focused on building a future together with our employees, consider applying. We have also the possibility to work towards a PhD degree
Principle duties and essential functions
ADVA’s Advanced Technology team develops the optical networking technology of the future and initiates their transition into ADVA’s products.
The (Senior) Engineer Advanced Technology (M/F/D) will be assigned to advanced technology projects to define future solution, network and product aspects in the area of opticalnetwork and service planning and provisioning.
Main responsibilities are:
Research and development innovative solutions in the field of network planning and service management of flexible optical networks.
Architecture development and implementation of network planning tools
Integration and interfacing of network planning, optical performance evaluation, service control and management tools
Creative application of knowledge and experience in the following fields:
Development and evaluation of advanced optical network planning and service provisioning for disaggregated optical networks
Software-defined networking (SDN) for optical networks
Evaluation of novel network planning and operation technologies related to new ADVA products and solutions
Evaluation and techno-economic evaluation of network architectures
Leading and contributing to research and advanced development projects
Providing overviews and detailed techno-economic assessments on forward looking technologies to CTO, PLM and R&D community
Demonstrating ADVA’s technical excellence at conferences/events
Coordinating acquisition of publicly funded projects together with external partners
Cooperation with customers and the research community in national and international projects
In addition, the (Senior) Engineer Advanced Technology (M/F/D) is responsible for the following tasks:
Consulting R&D and PLM teams on novel technologies and solutions
Supporting the transfer of research R&D results into product development
Protecting intellectual property rights on novel technologies and product concepts
Presenting and discuss technology topics with customers
Examination of 3rd party and supplier solutions
Representing ADVA in industry forums or standardization bodies
PhD or Diploma/Master degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related area
3 to 5 years of experience in optical telecommunication R&D
Profound understanding of digital communications
Hands-on experience in several of the following areas:
Optical performance evaluation, linear and non-linear impairments
SDN control (NETCONF, RESTCONF, gRPC/gNMI)
Excellent programming skills and experience (Java, Python, git version management)
Excellent presentation, communication and scientific writing skills
Fluent in oral and written English, fluency in German is a plus
Experience in acquisition and management of collaborative research projects
Regular international travel to conferences, project and customer meetings required
Our flexible, diverse, and casual work environment stimulates change and creates a motivating environment with highly efficient people. As part of our team, you will be an integral part of creating and supporting our products. ADVA’s products are the building blocks for tomorrow’s networks, enabling the transport of increasing amounts of data across the globe. From access to the metro core, to the long haul, we create intelligent, software-automated solutions that will provide future generations with networks that can scale to meet increasing bandwidth demands. Come be a part of the world’s most cutting-edge innovative solutions and products, from design to implementation.
With a diverse team spread across the globe, we have developed a culture that embraces creativity and seeks innovation in every aspect of what we do. At ADVA, we believe in our TEAM members and work hard to ensure that every voice is always heard.
ADVA is dedicated to the health and well-being of our employees, therefore, a series of comprehensive, quality wellness programs are available to all employees. In addition to receiving an equitable salary and having an equal opportunity for professional develo...pment and advancement, as an ADVA employee, you may be eligible to enjoy other health benefits and perks, which will enhance your job satisfaction. We have designed our work and life programs around our employees because we know that they spend the majority of their life at work.