Federated Wireless - Software Engineer


Federated Wireless is leading the wireless, cable, and enterprise Wi-Fi industries through the shared spectrum revolution, unlocking a spectrum of possibilities by eliminating the decades-old problem of spectrum scarcity. The Company offers the industry's first spectrum controller, a cloud-native enablement platform with automation and a vast pre-integrated OEM partner program. The Spectrum Controller platform enables Enterprises and Service Providers to securely access large quantities of 4G and 5G spectrum. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Federated Wireless is removing the multibillion-dollar price tag associated with spectrum access, driving the creation of new private wireless network implementations.

Federated Wireless' Spectrum Controller, which delivers software-defined spectrum through a cloud-native Spectrum Access System (SAS), protects Federal incumbents with a redundant network of Environmental Sensing Capability (ESC) sensors, and provides a robust set of lifecycle management tools with real-time visibility for optimizing and monetizing Citizens Broadband Radio Services (CBRS).

The Role:

The Software Engineer is a full stack software engineer who is expected to be able to independently design, develop, deploy and maintain the assigned projects in all phases of the agile development and deployment life cycle. She or he will be required to design components or sub-components and then follow through with the coding, testing and integration of all components. Self-motivation, teamwork and experience working in a fast-paced agile environment are highly desired.


  • Designs, develops, tests, and documents Cloud-based as well as stand-alone services with support for RESTful APIs
  • Provides complete ownership of application or feature (design, development, testing, deployment, support) within the team
  • Implements queries to relevant databases
  • Configures automated system integration through CI/CD
  • Tracks different aspects of development and testing work in an Agile process
  • Creates automated unit tests, integration tests, stress/load tests and tracks found bugs using scripting languages and automation frameworks
  • Assists with product studies, performs requirements analysis, and develops software architectures to meet requirements
  • Creates technical proposals and white papers, writes functional and design specifications
  • Follows security guidance in the development process as well as in SW design
  • Measures compliance against standards where relevant


General skills and Education:
  • 3+ years of experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • BS or MS in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering

And experience in one of the following categories:

Software Development and Engineering:
  • Programming in Java, C/C++, scripting (example Python, Javascript, Ruby)
  • Database: SQL, No-SQL
  • RESTful server and client implementations
  • Git source code control
  • Strong knowledge of open-source libraries/packages
  • Full stack web development experience (front-end GUI and back-end server development)
  • Experience with automation and dev--ops technologies (such as puppet, chef, ansible, etc.)
  • Experience with Test-driven development methodology
  • Experience with Agile development and CI/CD pipelines - familiarity with Jira/Atlassian and Jenkins (or similar solution) desirable

  • Experience with Cloud platforms, and designing and orchestrating applications for scale
  • Familiarity with AWS Cloud and native services such as EC2, ECS, EBS, S3, Dynamo, EFS, CloudFront, Cloudwatch desirable
  • 3 rd Party Cloud services such as MongoDB for No-SQL storage, ELK for Analytics desirable
  • Familiarity with automated verification frameworks for Cloud applications desirable

  • Experience with security management of cloud based services (SaaS)
  • Experience architecting, deploying and managing a suite of security management tools, including tools for: WAF, SIEM, log management, DDOS protection, Pen-testing, vulnerability management, automated code analysis, and anti-malware
  • Hands--on experience with security management of virtual machines, containers, and applications
  • Knowledge of public key cryptography, web services, SSO strategies, CVSS scoring
Location: Boston, MA

Federated Wireless is committed to providing equal opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual preference/orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law.

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