Hardware Systems Architect

Date: May 16, 2023

Location: Keller, TX, US, 76248

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 60402


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.


Purpose of the Position:

Corning Wireless develops in-building cellular network infrastructure products – both small-cells and DAS, for top tier operators and enterprise customers in the US. As part of the Wireless Technology team, the Hardware Systems Architect will be the technical subject matter expert for all RAN and DAS hardware related matters.



  • Analyze and architect leading-edge network radio and compute solutions to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints
  • Identify and engage with potential partners for design, verification, and commercialization of in-building cellular infrastructure products
  • Perform technical evaluations of major system enhancements and major new customer requirements 
  • Monitor standards body activities (O-RAN Alliance, 3GPP, ETSI etc.)


Skills, Experience and Requirements:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or a similar field (Master of Science in Electrical Engineering desired)
  • 10+ years of experience in Mobile Radio Access Network (RAN) systems with in-depth knowledge on 3GPP 5G standards in RAN & ORAN and the interface between radio network and core network
  • Experience working ODMs to initiate designs based on company and 3rd party IP
  • Experience working with global cross-functional teams
  • Excellent organizational, planning, presentation, troubleshooting, and multi-tasking skills


This position supports immigration sponsorship.


Corning Puts YOU First!  


We are committed to supporting your health, financial, career development, and life goals as you grow professionally and personally to achieve your highest potential. All benefits begin as soon as you start your career at Corning.  


  • Our monetary peer-to-peer recognition program is tied to our Values and celebrates you and your colleagues’ contributions.  

  • Health and well-being benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid parental leave, mental health/substance, fitness, and disease management programs.   

  • Financial benefits include a 401(k) savings plan with company matching contributions and a 100% company-paid pension benefit that grows steadily throughout your career.  

  • Companywide bonus and attractive short- and long-term compensation programs are available based on your role and responsibilities.    

  • Professional development programs help you grow and achieve your career goals.  


We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth