Software Test Co-op - 5G Core networks

at Nokia Siemens Networks in Naperville, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Position: Software Test Co-op - 5G Core Networks.
Duration: 3 months+
Date : Sept 5th to Dec 22nd , 2023
Location: Onsite / Hybrid.


Join us in creating the technology that helps the world act together

We are a B2B technology innovation leader pioneering the future where networks meet cloud. At Nokia you will have a positive impact on people's lives and help build the capabilities needed for a more productive, sustainable, and accessible world.

Be part of a culture built on an inclusive way of working where we are open to your ideas, you are empowered to take risks and are encouraged to be fearless in bringing your authentic self to work.

The team you'll be part of

Cloud and Network Services

As Nokia's growth engine, we create value for communication service providers and enterprise customers by leading the transition to cloud-native software and as-a-service delivery models. Our inclusive team of dreamers, doers and disruptors push the limits from impossible to possible.

Education Recommendations

Currently a candidate for Master's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Telecom Engineering, with an accredited school in US.


What you will learn and contribute to

The successful candidate will be part of the Mobile Gateway (MG) organization within the Cloud and Network Services (CNS) Core Networks group. The candidate will work in a team of highly motivated and talented software engineers, responsible for delivering new capabilities on Mobile gateways that delivers packet core solutions for multiple access evolutions, including 3G, 4G, and 5G. These gateways are deployed by leading wireless service providers to provide the 5G service to end users.

As part of our team, you will:
Contribute on testing various functionalities of the mobile gateway
Work on understanding various virtualization technologies and cloud platforms.
Contribute to adding new testcases in our automation framework written in Python and TCL scripting languages.

What is Nokia looking for from me

You have:
Currently enrolled in a Master's degree program in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer networking field.
Strong programming skills (Python, Java, etc).
Knowledge of basic computer networking (e.g. OSI layer, TCP/IP)
Familiarity with Linux/Unix operating systems.
Strong analytical skills and inclination to debug complex problems.

It would be nice if you also had:
Telecommunications experience
Data center Virtualization experience



Why we're awesome

Nokia offers flexible and hybrid working schemes, continuous learning opportunities, well-being programs to support you mentally and physically, opportunities to join and get supported by employee resource groups, mentoring programs and highly diverse teams with an inclusive culture where people thrive and are empowered.

Company Culture: We believe our people are our greatest asset and we aim to foster a fun, challenging, positive, and inclusive work environment. We offer 1-on-1 mentorship, learning and development opportunities, global impact and interaction, and flexible work/life balance.

Meaningful Co-op Term: During your co-op term, you will have the opportunity to test out the latest technologies and work on innovative projects that could leave a global impact. You get to use skills learned in the classroom and apply it to real work situations while gaining professional hands-on experience.



Nokia is committed to inclusion and is an equal opportunity employer

Nokia has received the following recognitions for its commitment to inclusion & equality:
One of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere
Gender-Equality Index by Bloomberg
Workplace Pride Global Benchmark

At Nokia, we act inclusively and respect the uniqueness of people.


Nokia's employment decisions are made regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
We are committed to a culture of inclusion built upon our core value of respect.

As a federal contractor & pursuant to Presidential Exec. Order 14042, Nokia mandates for all employees a COVID-19 vaccination or an approved religious or medical accommodation.


Join us and be part of a company where you will feel included and empowered to succeed.


See you this Fall 2023

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Job Posting: 10960116

Posted On: May 25, 2023

Updated On: Jun 06, 2023

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