We are recruiting multiple positions!

Core Network Engineers – Signaling/Messaging


Job description

We are recruiting multiple positions – whether you are a senior, junior or in the final of your studies, we hope to see your application

Telenor Linx is a new company within Telenor Group. We partner with global digital players such as Google, Meta and Netflix, and Mobile Network Operators worldwide, to provide the best possible user experience. We secure connectivity for over 200 million subscribers, enabling them to stay connected independent of where they are. Telenor Linx is the result of merging the two global units Telenor Digital AS and Telenor Global Services AS and is fully owned by Telenor Group. The company has a yearly revenue on the north of 2 BNOK and engages 200 people across the world with offices in Norway (HQ), Sweden, Poland, Dubai, Pakistan, Thailand, Singapore. We are searching for new talents to take part in building Telenor Linx and develop global services benefitting mobile subscribers worldwide.

Technology teams in Telenor Linx consists of highly skilled individuals who make sure that our mobile core setup and IP Network develop according to the state-of-the-art industry standards and operate at maximum performance and 5-nines availability. Our networks and systems are undergoing transition to software-based and DEVOPS way of work and we are looking for excellent engineers withing operations, maintenance and automation. 

As Core Network Engineer – Signaling/Messaging you will play an important role in operations and maintenance of our global mobile signaling network/messaging setup. You will be part of team responsible for resolving incidents coming to 2nd line through traffic analysis and complex troubleshooting and implementing changes as well as supporting product development. You will collaborate closely with internal teams, vendors and customers. You will support new initiatives and contribute in develop new solutions and technical design. In scope of our automation and virtualization strategy, a successful candidate will apply his/her competence and experience to shape the company’s technology platforms and define the development roadmap. The successful candidate collaborates well with others, share knowledge, experience and information and support others in the pursuit of team goals.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Operations and maintenance of mobile network core functions to enable international roaming signaling, voice, messaging and IPX services.  
  • Operations and maintenance of operations support tools
  • Implementation of changes, expansions, testing and optimization. 
  • Automation and development of process and routines in order to maintain network and support systems.

We are looking for someone with:  

  • A higher degree in Telecommunications and/or IT technology.
  • Knowledge of 2G/3G/4G/5G mobile core network architecture, including knowledge of one or more of the following core functions STP, DRA, SMSC, SMS HUB, SEPP including one or several of the following protocols SS7/SIGTRAN, MAP, Diameter, SCTP, GTP, IP networking. 
  • Experience from operating mobile networks is an advantage.
  • Familiarity with Python, Java or other languages and use of API including system integration is an advantage. 
  • You have excellent knowledge of English language, written and spoken, at min B2 level 

Why you should choose Telenor Linx

A newly established company with great opportunity for you to play a part in shaping and executing our strategy. Telenor Linx offers a rewarding, international fast-paced working environment, and the opportunity to play a role in safeguarding and building value for a leading telecommunications company across the Nordics and Asia with 172 million customers. Telenor Linx has a performance culture that values the contribution of every individual and focuses on professional growth. We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. For more information about Telenor Linx and our operations, visit www.telenorlinx.com

Everyone at Telenor has time dedicated to developing and learning. Good pension and insurance benefits, as well as other benefits such as access to company cabins, sports associations, employee share program and generous vacation.

Our working environment is enthusiastic with little unnecessary bureaucracy, diverse teams, world-class technical experts, good work life balance, fancy campus, several canteens, coffee, snacks, gym, cabins, insurance, corporate discounts, professional development opportunities — many great things. Fjord view!

Inclusion and Diversity

Telenor is an Equal Opportunity Employer where inclusion matters. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration, and support.

Other information: 

  • Application deadline is 31th of March, 2023 however we will process applications continuously. 
  • Location, at Telenor Linx office in Fornebu Norway

Please reach out to hiring manager Per Lorentsen – per.lorentsen@telenorlinx.com for Signaling or Tor Ølve Andreassen – tor-olve.andreassen@telenorlinx.com for messaging,  should you have any questions regarding the positions.


Per Lorentsen
Hiring manager, Signaling
Tor Ølve Andreassen
Hiring manager, Messaging

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