5G NTN Standards & Network Consultant


Are you a 5G NTN Standards and Network Consultant looking for your next role in satellite communications?

Join our Satellite & Space team and collaborate with leading corporate clients and innovative tech start-ups. Utilise your multi-disciplinary expertise in science, technology, and engineering to help those clients build next-generation communications technology components and full end-to-end solutions.

As a 5G NTN Standards and Network Consultant at TTP, you will work on complex technical challenges for our clients, using your solid grounding in 5G Network Engineering principles to build new terrestrial and non-terrestrial networking solutions. This will involve a mix of desk-based ideas-generation and problem solving as well as hands-on engineering.

You will have the opportunity to travel internationally, eagerly exploring new business opportunities and forging valuable partnerships that benefit both our clients and TTP.

With superb facilities, training, and the freedom to innovate, your future at TTP is what you make it. We value ambition, leadership, teamwork and technical excellence and we provide a fantastic environment to develop your career.


  • A degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • A willingness to travel internationally on a regular basis
  • Experience in successful product development and/or research into one or more of the following:
    • 3GPP standardisation
    • Open RAN
    • 5G New Radio communications systems
    • 4G/5G private network solutions
  • Communication skills – you thrive when working in multidisciplinary teams and can communicate effectively with clients and colleagues
  • Commercial insight – you understand the requirement for translating a technical solution to a commercial reality and use this to steer technical solutions and consider new business opportunities
  • Knowledge of Satellite Systems is highly desirable


TTP is an employee-owned business operating from green surroundings in Melbourn, just south of Cambridge. Our working culture encourages entrepreneurship, shared ideas and technical collaboration, while providing you with the freedom to do your best work. We value our collaborative culture and the benefit in-person interaction brings to our colleagues and to the business. We also understand the importance of work-life balance and offer flexibility in how you self-manage your working week.

Our benefits include:

    • Annual profit-related bonus
    • Employer pension contribution of 12% of pensionable pay
    • Private medical insurance for employees and dependants
    • Free lunch and all-day refreshments
    • Life insurance worth 6 x salary
    • 25 days holiday
    • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave, with the option to return part-time for a year
    • Electric car leasing scheme
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Season ticket loan
    • A wide range of activities including squash, Zumba, yoga, arts and crafts, and TTP’s own rock band
    • Local sports facilities and theatre discounts and memberships
    • A comprehensive relocation package is also available, if applicable

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Applying to TTP

We’re always recruiting

We never close our applications, because we never stop looking for people to join us. Our internships can be competitive though, so the earlier you apply the better.

We can sponsor working Visas

If you’re a foreign national that meets the Home Office criteria.

There’ll be a couple of stages to your interview

There are two stages to our interview process for graduates, and one stage for interns. For both of those roles, there are usually a number of one-to-one interviews with our consultants. We focus on your technical abilities and consumer awareness and use our interviews to see how you’d fit into TTP.

We hold our interviews at TTP Campus in Melbourn

On the outskirts of Cambridge. The interview process is usually around a couple of hours and it’ll include technical problem-solving style questions.

We’ll cover expenses for your interview

Which includes cost of your return travel to the interview. If you need to stay overnight in Melbourn, let us know in advance and we can organise something.

After the interviews, you’ll hear back from us in a few days

It’ll normally take a few weeks to finish the interviews, but this can sometimes take a little longer depending on how busy we are.

If you fit the criteria, we can cover relocation costs up to £20,000

But before you start, we’ll discuss this together to see if you fit the criteria.