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Application Engineer



Software Engineering
Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Sunday, March 19, 2023

Location: Mountain View, CA, onsite

Salary range: The typical salary range for this position is $102,000 to $145,000 per year and is commensurate with experience & location relative to the position

Skylo Technologies is hiring an Application Engineer to join our Engineering team to implement Skylo's vision of building a carrier-grade Satellite network. This role will be highly cross-functional, working across network engineering, wireless systems, chipset partners, and platform teams. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone interested in seeing their work has an immediate global impact in the wireless industry.


  • Develop and manage NTN lab and field test environments for device and chipset ecosystems.
  • Manage and optimize the software deployments and configurations for eNodeB, core, and other network elements in IODT and cabled LAB environment.
  • Participate in technical discussions and interface with Skylo's chipset partners for IODT and Certification processes.
  • Work closely with wireless systems, core, and network engineering teams to consolidate and build frameworks for LAB infrastructure.
  • Work closely with System test teams in providing the necessary support around the automation and application frameworks from Network to eNodeB infrastructure.
  • Conduct field demonstrations and proof of concept trials with customers and end users.


  • 5+ years experience as an application engineer in LTE, 3G/4G wireless infrastructure.
  • BS / MS in Computer Networks, Science, or Electrical Engineering with Wireless as a Major.
  • Experience in debugging and triaging the first level of issues with core, eNodeB, and other Network elements across the LTE network.
  • Programming experience in Python, Perl, Bash, and C.
  • Experience working with various chipsets or devices supporting wireless protocols such as LTE, 3G / 4G, and IoT.
  • Working experience interfacing with partners/customers and supporting them to launch their products and integrate end-to-end solutions.
  • Experience in demonstrating technology and product capabilities to potential customers.
  • Comfortable working with Network, Hardware, and Cloud applications to demonstrate the end solutions.
  • Proven track record of taking the initiative and driving ideas to execution with focus and agility.
  • Highly collaborative, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.