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Dell 5G CU (Central Unit) Senior Developer in Ottawa, Ontario

5G CU (Central Unit) Senior Developer

Competitive Salary

Ottawa Canada

Initially remote until our Ottawa location re-opens

Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities.

Dell is looking for a Central Unit Senior Developer to take part in a once in a career opportunity to be part of building something from scratch and shepherding it into the marketplace.

The Senior CU Developer will be a key member of a brand new, built from the ground up, high powered Ottawa R&D team. The team will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing a technology new to Dell for addressing the demands of the 5G Radio subsystem for operators and to help our customers to exploit this significant market evolution. The candidate for this role will have experience in a development role in a 4G/5G development organization. 

From applied research to advanced engineering, Dell’s 5G R&D team will design and develop ground-breaking products & solutions. It’s a fascinating field of work. You will be involved in assessing the competition, developing technology and products and generating intellectual property. Your contributions will drive product architecture and implementation, all while you work with colleagues across the business to ensure Dell products always lead the way.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Capture agreements in a design document that will drive the implementation of the CU

  • Hold reviews to get closure in order to finalize the CU design document

  • Work with CU management to establish implementation assignments for CU developers

  • Implement functional areas of the CU, per the implementation plan

  • Work closely with the verification group to ensure the completeness, quality and performance of the implemented CU functionality

Essential Requirements:

  • Experience working in a 4G/5G development team; CU experience preferred

  • Knowledge and experience in 4G and 5G layer 3 protocols and standards

  • Knowledge of 3GPP and ORAN standards and interfaces

  • Organized, goal-oriented, self-starter, with a team focused mentality

​​ Desirable Requirements:

5+ years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience


We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

If you’re keen to be at the forefront of driving world-class technology innovation, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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