Nokia Kraków

Software Engineer – Space & Defense

MW&CSN R&D team focuses on creating customized solutions and developing LTE and 5G commercial RAN and Core products for our customers operating in NTN, defense and public safety domains. NTN project is Nokia co-operation with AST Space Mobile company that enables innovative, direct-to-mobile over-the-satellite communication in 3GPP LTE and 5G standard. Our defense portfolio offers end-to-end, customized tactical solutions for our customers.

We are looking for a passionate Software Engineer, eager to dive in fascinating world of high-end telecommunication technologies. End-to-end perspective, variety of tasks, lightweight processes and direct contact with customers makes these projects challenging and attractive. It’s a huge opportunity for personal growth and a chance to participate in creating a new quality and strengthening business position on the local market.


  • Developing, and implementing software utilizing the latest software best practices
  • Implementing cross-component development tests
  • Analyzing and solving complex engineering problems in radio technologies area
  • Participation in creating and reviewing requirements for functional, design and interface specifications based on system specifications
  • Cooperation with Technical Leader

Technologies we work with:

  • C++11/14/17/20
  • GCC, Clang
  • Linux
  • Testing frameworks
  • JIRA
  • Version control and code review systems (Git/Gerrit)
  • Continuous Integration systems


You have:

  • Knowledge of and experience with C++
  • Knowledge of Boost and STL C++ Libraries
  • Knowledge of unit test frameworks
  • Experience in L2, L3 or OAM
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • 2-4 years of work experience
  • Good communication in English (both written and spoken)
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications or a similar subject

It would be nice if you also had:

  • Python/Bash is an advantage
  • Experience with C++ embedded

* For this position, hybrid work at Nokia Krakow office is required


Come create the technology that helps the world act together

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  • One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere
  • Gender-Equality Index by Bloomberg
  • Workplace Pride Global Benchmark

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