Research Manager, Next-Gen Wi-Fi

Reston, VA
Sep 26, 2022
Sep 29, 2022
Full Time
A$ A' "A' ?Company DescriptionOfinno is a leading research and development lab for 5G/6G, Next-Gen Wi-Fi, and video compression technologies that deliver the future of connectivity. Home to expert innovators, talented patent attorneys, and some of the world's most prolific inventors, Ofinno helps companies stay ahead of the technological curve by outsourcing their R&D from ideation to delivery.Working for Ofinno will present you with a unique opportunity to join this team and to develop advanced technologies that will be patented and put into practice by leading companies in the industry. Our goal is to nurture your thirst for a challenge by presenting you with the toughest dilemmas of the industry. To help you succeed in this environment, we are committed to providing a positive space for you to make your contributions and we encourage you to develop your skills and interests continually. If you are growing, we are growing. Our success is our team.A' Job DescriptionWe are looking for an experienced Research Manager - Next-Gen Wi-Fi to provide leadership in the research and development of Wi-Fi transmission and reception mechanisms. You will provide the planning, implementation, and expansion of short-term and long-term team goals. You will be responsible for all aspects of team management including meeting company goals, planning team resourcing, identifying key priorities, and developing team members. You possess expert knowledge and experience IEEE 802.11, 802.15, and 802.19. Additionally, you have 7+ years of experience in patent creation and processing.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Lead a team of researchers on the Next-Gen Wi-Fi research group.A cents € cents A' A' A' Provide leadership and mentorship to the Next-Gen Wi-Fi research team.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Focus on and meet company targets for the Next-Gen Wi-Fi research team.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Research and optimize advanced Wi-Fi transmission and reception mechanisms.A cents € cents A' A' A' Development of novel enhanced algorithms based on IEEE 802.11, 802.15, and 802.19 protocols.A cents € cents A' A' A' Provide patentable and standardization-oriented solutions for implementation of new features in Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi/Cellular coexistence technologies.A cents € cents A' A' A' Participate in IEEE and other relevant standards bodies to help drive advanced solutions to support Ofinno business needs.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Write and present technical contributions to standards bodies including IEEE 802.11A cents € cents A' A' A' Supporting the entire patent process from start to end.A cents € cents A' A' A' Interact with and present to clients.A' QualificationsYou possess expert knowledge of communication theory and IEEE 802.11A' standards related technologies such as wireless local area network (WLAN) Wi-Fi, 802.11ac/ax, 802.11ad/aj, ZigBee, 802.19 coexistence, V2X, multi-band, MIMO, Wi-Fi based positioning, and advanced spatial multiplexing mechanisms.A' Specifically, you have:A cents € cents A' A' A' Advanced technical team leadership.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Ph.D. or M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering with at least 7+ years of research and development experience.A cents € cents A' A' A' A proven track record of successful contributions to IEEE standards and activitiesA cents € cents A' A' A' Experienced in WLAN/Wi-Fi and unlicensed spectrum:A cents € cents A' A' A' Develop physical/MAC layer protocols/procedures - channel access mechanism (eg, LBT/FBE), MIMO, dual-band operation, channel access mechanisms for mmWave frequencies, multi-beam operation, positioning, power saving techniques.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Develop use cases and requirements for next generation Wi-Fi, Zigbee, and wireless personal area network (WPAN) communicationsA cents € cents A' A' A' Link-level/system-level simulation/optimization of wireless systems, protocol layer design, and network signalingA cents € cents A' A' A' A proven record of patents related to WLAN/Wi-FiA' and unlicensed spectrum protocols/applicationsA cents € cents A' A' A' Theoretical understanding of network performance, queuing analysis, and spectral efficiency.Because we will be presenting and demonstrating our work internally and externally, we want you to be able to be a strong team player.A cents € cents A' A' A' Good communicator/presentersA cents € cents A' A' A' Creative thinkers and problem solversA cents € cents A' A' A' Detail-oriented professionalsA cents € cents A' A' A' Strong writersA' Additional InformationOur people are our business, and it is our job to take care of you.A' We know you have to see it to believe it, but here are some of the perks you can count on:A' A cents € cents A' A' A' 401(K) matching -- We help you plan and save for retirement with a 401(K) matching program that's available on day one.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Free PPO healthcare -- You and your family are covered at no charge under great PPO Health plans.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Free Food -- Our kitchen is always fully stocked, including lunch, protein bars, fruit, sodas, coffee and tea.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Relocation package -- To bring the best in our industry on board, we offer excellent relocation packages.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' Unlimited Paid Time Off -- Our lives are enriched by family time, vacations and personal time, so we offer unlimited paid time off and sick leave.A' A cents € cents A' A' A' On-campus gym -- Unwind, reduce stress and feel great - even when you're at work.A' All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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