SMS Messaging Network Engineer

Lantern Messaging, INC
Austin, TX
Oct 13, 2017
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Job Description

We are seeking a Senior SMS Messaging Network Engineer to become an integral part of our team at Lantern Messaging. You will be responsible for designing and implementing an SMSC network for the buying, selling and trading of routes for mobile messaging. This is a start-up environment and you will be joining an experienced team that is committed to building and scaling the largest global market place for mobile messaging on the planet.

  • Assist CEO and COO in the build-out of the SMS exchange
  • Ensure requirements are met and operational efficiency is achieved
  • Demonstrate innovation and creativity in architectural design to ensure scaling to 50 billion messages per month
  • Work with UX team to support tools that deliver performance in reporting and analytics
  • Work with database administrators and achieve load balancing objectives for operational efficiency and performance
  • Develop and execute test plans to check infrastructure and system performance
  • Perform network modeling and analysis
  • Define blueprint designs for business technology initiatives
  • Enforce policies for standardizing systems

  • Previous experience in building or managing SMS messaging with a knowledge of SMS gateways, SMSC store and forward systems, networking, IT, or other related fields
  • Familiarity with architectural specifications including network security
  • Knowledge and experience with SS7 and SMPP
  • Strong SQL scripting and database management skills
  • Familiarity with telecommunication networks; voice network experience a plus, but SMS messaging experience is desired
  • Strong troubleshooting and critical thinking skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong English skills
  • 4+ years experience preferred
  • BA/BS Degree in EE/CS/CE or similar field preferred

Company Description
Lantern Messaging delivers wholesale SMS and next-generation mobile messaging through a global marketplace enabling rate transparency and new applications and services to help telecommunication carriers grow their P2P and A2P messaging revenue. LighthouseTM SMS Exchange is a real-time trading platform for carriers providing global access to low-cost, quality routes for SMS services with profitability analysis and QoS management. We are currently hiring engineers and software developers. Our plan is to build a development team in San Francisco. There may be opportunities in Austin, Texas and Hong Kong as well. Join the team and get in on the ground floor of a start-up that promises to reinvent the SMS global market.

Austin, TX


Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:23:36 PDT