Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

The KOHL Group, Inc. (since 1984)


Position Title: Systems Engineer (for Carrier Wireless Backhaul Network Requirements
KOHL Position ID: R0358
Arrangement: Long term contract position
Location: Onsite in Middletown, NJ


Our team seeks a Systems Engineer with experience defining carrier-grade access network architectures in support of our client’s ongoing evaluation and development of new radio & optical technologies for integration into their wireless backhaul broadband access network to deliver 5G services and develop an interoperable public safety network.

Description of Work:

  1. responsible for defining the architecture and configuration of new wireless network technology
  2. lead and participate in planning and project meetings with cross-functional stakeholders (Product management, operations, finance, Labs leadership, Operations Systems, etc.) and cross-functional technical project teams
  3. gather business and technical requirements, work with stakeholders to prioritize them
  4. develop innovative solutions to meet the requirements within the agreed upon timeline
  5. document detailed technical and operational requirements and system architectures in Network Design Requirements (NDRs), Network Management Technical Plans (NMTPs), Component Configuration and Engineering Rules (CCRs) documents for development of all new microwave and millimeter wave transport technology platforms
  6. work on leading-edge technologies while keeping current in radio and interconnecting optical technologies


  • MSEE or equivalent, with 10+ years’ systems engineering experience in wireless and cellular networks, with knowledge of governing issues relevant to radio/optical connectivity to carrier networks
  • in-depth knowledge and experience in RF (desirable)
  • experienced in product development and network architectural design
  • specific knowledge of SDN, D2 architecture, TCP/IP, network design, network security, propagation, cellular networks, and point-to-point and point-to-multipoint radio operation using Ethernet over microwave (desirable)
  • extensive knowledge of wireless and Internet standards and existing technologies to exploit and draw lessons from (desirable)
  • must have excellent writing skills in English demonstrable through an established record of either published papers or internal technical documents
  • good presentation and interpersonal skills, with a friendly, persuasive ability to foster collaboration from disparate and geographically distributed teams


If you are interested, please email your resume in Word format to Ann Boschetti at  Otherwise, please consider referring friends or colleagues you think may be qualified and interested and take part in our referral fee program.


The KOHL Group, Inc.  KOHL has provided technical consulting and resources to US and international Fortune-50 companies since 1984.  We offer a group medical plan and a 401(k) plan.  Please visit our website at