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Senior Wireless Software Engineer

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Date: Nov 9, 2022

Location: Gurgaon, HR, IN, 122002

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 58190


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.

We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.

Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.

Job Description:

Play a leading role in the architecture and complete software development cycle for our LTE, and 5G wireless products, with specific focus on MAC and PHY layers. The ideal candidate has a wireless communication systems background, a passion for building real-world carrier-grade communication systems, and industry experience developing MAC or PHY layer software in C/C++.



• Design, develop, enhance, and maintain wireless algorithms and embedded software for LTE/5G radio access networks and other advanced technologies.

• Understand PHY-layer procedures, expected behavior, and typical performance tradeoffs, especially as they relate to MAC and overall system performance.

• Complete ownership of MAC-layer algorithms, their implementation in C/C++ code, and real-world system performance.

• Participate in architecture, design, and code reviews and provide peer feedback on a continuous basis.

• Debug complex issues seen during QA testing, at customer field trials, and at live customer deployments.



• MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering

• Understanding of wireless communications or digital signal processing.

• 5 years industry experience in in embedded C/C++ programming for design and development of wireless software including stellar debugging skills.

• Strong understanding of LTE MAC and PHY from both systems and low-level 3GPP spec point of view. Broad understanding of the entire LTE wireless system. Ability to switch between high-level systems view and low-level detail view of complex wireless systems.

• Comfortable using wireless lab equipment such as signal generators, network analyzers, power meters, etc