IT and Network Engineering
Sep 9, 2021

Senior Specialist, 5G Core Engineering, CP3

Req Id: 310151 


At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team. 

Bell is making unmatched investments in our world-leading broadband fibre and wireless networks because we know they’re the backbone of the products and services our customers love. If you’re excited about transforming the way people connect, our Network team is the right place for you.  

The Bell Mobility Wireless Network team designs, builds and operates Canada’s Best Network.

The Bell Mobility team is front and centre in testing, deploying and maximizing 5G technologies that are revolutionizing the world.


Being at the forefront of the mobile internet revolution, we are in need of innovators looking to make an impact.  If you look for more than a place to work and are not afraid of challenges, this is the place for you.

Bell has the Best Network because we have the Best People, Best Technology, and with you, Bell just got better!


Job Description:

Reporting to the Senior Manager - 5G Core, the successful candidate will function in a team consisting of highly skilled architects and engineers responsible for the implementation, maintenance, and development of our 5G Core network.


Job Duties/Accountabilities: 

  • Design, implement, maintain, and operate Bell’s 5G Core network with the “Best Network” objectives in mind.
  • Innovate new and creative solutions to improve the way we work and deliver our projects.
  • Partner and develop solutions to create a programmable and scalable 5G core network.
  • Passionate innovator, willing to improve the status quo, and adapt in a continuously evolving environment (technology, people, and process).


Essential Qualifications:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Networking or Engineering
  • Experience with:
    • Wireless communications specializing in packet data and/or IP networking
    • 3GPP specifications, and understanding of 4G/5G core network function
    • Cloud and containerized technologies: OpenStack, Kubernetes (OpenShift) 
    • Development technology stacks: Java, Kotlin, Python, Bash, Camunda, Ansible, Linux (Red Hat)
    • DevOps models, Agile frameworks, and Lean methodologies
  • Interpersonal and leadership skills with a passion to see the work through the eyes of the customer


Preferred Qualifications/Competencies:

  • Bilingual (French/English) would be a definite asset.



Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 


Additional Information:

Position Type: Management 
Job Status: Regular - Full Time 
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Mississauga 
Application Deadline: 09/30/2021 


Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.


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