5G Core Software Engineer and Architect

Bangalore /
E-Space US – Communication Systems Engineering /
/ On-site
Ready to make connectivity from space universally accessible, secure and actionable? Then you’ve come to the right place!
At E-Space, we’re focused on bridging Earth and space with the world’s most sustainable low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite network. We’re a team of bold thinkers, ambitious leaders and dynamic doers—and we’re disrupting NewSpace by fundamentally changing the design of legacy LEO space systems to deliver entirely new satellite capabilities at a fraction of the cost. ​
We’re intentional, we’re unapologetically curious and we’re 100% committed—to saving space, to protecting our planet and to turning connectivity into actionable intelligence.

What is the role?

The 5G Core Architect will drive the architecture, design and development for 5G core functions. The ideal candidate has more than 5 years of relevant experience in 5G/4G packet core R&D, system engineering, architecture AND hands on coding of 5G packet core systems.
This position will work closely with System Engineering and operations team. The successful candidate will work in our Bangalore, India offices. 

What you will do

    • Act as system engineering expert in 5G Core (3GPP R16/R17 and beyond)
    • Own the overall core network architecture, design features and call flows suitable for E-Space’s NTN implementation
    • Define engineering requirements and lead design discussions
    • Integrate the Core Network.
    • Come up with detailed Capacity, Scalability and performance analysis of the system

Why you are the right candidate

    • You have 10-15 years of progressive experience out of which at least 5 years as 5GC system architect
    • You have demonstrated 5G core expertise through work, patents and references
    • You have personal experience installing, configuring and modifying core networks.
    • You have experience working with core solution providers or ISVs as a system architect or technical leader
    • You have demonstrated knowledge of modern development methodologies, platforms, languages and tools
    • You have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Electronics or equivalent experience
    • You will be able to demonstrate the configuration and activation of an open source core network to show your expertise in core networks.

Additional experience we'd like to see

    • Successfully designed and developed highly scalable, reliable software solutions
    • Experience with Agile development, JIRA, Virtualization 
    • Experience working with public cloud providers
    • Ability to write/review code
    • Experience working in a startup environment with geographically disperse teams
We are redefining how satellites are designed, manufactured and used—so we’re looking for candidates with passion, deep knowledge and direct experience on LEO satellite component development, design and in-orbit activities. If that’s your experience – then we’ll be immediately wow-ed. 

As a global company, we want team members with global perspectives that can bring their fresh, creative thinking to solve some of the world’s most difficult communications problems in space. We welcome candidates to join us from all over the world. But to ensure a fair candidate review process, that can be reviewed by team members anywhere, we only accept applications in English, the language we conduct our business.
E-Space is not currently able to provide employment sponsorship for candidates who do not hold work authorization for the location of this role.

Why E-Space is right for you

We want you to make the most of your journey at E-Space. That’s why we support and invest in the physical, emotional and financial well-being of our team members and their families. Some of what you can expect when working at E-Space:
• An opportunity to really make a difference
• Sustainability at our core
• Fair and honest workplace
• Innovative thinking is encouraged
• Competitive salaries
• Continuous learning and development
• Health and wellness care options
• Financial solutions for the future
• Optional legal services
• Paid holidays
• Paid time off