5G Application and Infrastructure Systems Architect

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As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently.



Rogers is looking for a talented, innovative, and self-motivated individual to work in the Devices & 5G Tech Innovation organization to research, architect, develop, validate and introduce new platforms in the 5G application, MEC and Edge Network Services domain. The 5G Application and Infrastructure Systems Architect will act as the subject matter expert and be responsible for platform evolution relating to 5G Applications, MEC, Next Generation Edge Network and Hyperscaler (AWS, Microsoft and Google) MEC platforms.



  • You will design and implement edge computing architectures for PoC and customer deployments especially in retail, smart cities, industrial, manufacturing, automotive and distribution.
  • Design the entire edge stack including edge compute infrastructure, network, edge cloud platform, edge middleware and applications
  • Understand business requirements and develop innovative solutions to address them
  • Solve challenging design requirements including latency, quality of service, throughput, scale.
  • Explore novel approaches to system integration
  • Create repeatable processes and artifacts that will be used at scale to develop and evolve edge computing designs.  
  • Work with Product offering team and customers to converge on offering requirements.
  • Work with Engineering teams to define detailed Engineering requirements and system-level design, as well as providing architectural expertise and guidance.
  • Interface with Engineering and Business units on all technical matters of lab trials, testing and deployments.
  • Propose new, creative, secure, and compliant infrastructure solutions for complex, system-wide problems.
  • Create repeatable processes, detailed documentation, and artifacts that will be used at scale to develop and evolve enterprise technologies.
  • Direct partnership with the Strategy team to evolve and analyze Independent Software Vendors for future technology roadmaps and PoC deployments
  • Analyze platform and software technologies and vendors to support service requirements.
  • Foster environment of ideation and innovation to cultivate new solution concepts;
  • Provide input on “Business Requirements Documents” for new solutions being created;
  • Provide an interface to the Business Units group ensuring Network – Business Interlock on 5G/MEC
  • Manage vendor feature roadmaps.
  • Identify technical requirements, specifications and create evaluation criteria for procurement documents (eg. RFP, RFQ, RFI).



  • A university degree in computer engineering, computer science electrical engineering, mathematics or another quantitative science.
  • A minimum 8 years of experience in a Cloud and Network Infrastucture architecture/design role in a service provider network with an additional minimum of 5 years in Service Provider/Cloud network fcoused on technology research, development, evolution and advancement.
  • Well-versed in the latest technology offering, capabilities and trends;
  • Demonstrated team leadership and communication across team members;
  • Effective communicator both oral and written, with the ability to frame technology issues in business terms;
  • Core Competencies: Customer Service Orientation, Teamwork and Collaboration, Adaptability and Initiative;
  • Understanding of software development and design processes;
  • Highly motivated individual with fluent verbal and written communication skills and ability to operate in tactical delivery role with sense of urgency;


As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.

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Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Engineering
Requisition ID: 232634
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  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment


What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.
Posting Notes:  Digital & Technology





Brampton, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

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