Operations and Lab Tech


Operations and Lab Tech 

Celona is seeking an Operations and Lab Tech to join our team! In this role, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth and efficient running of our test lab, shipping and receiving, and office facilities. This role requires exceptional attention to detail, strong organizational skills, and the ability to collaborate effectively with various stakeholders. 

This role is required to be in our Campbell, CA headquarters 5 days per week. 

Key Responsibilities  

  • Building testbed for lab testing and POCs. These testbeds includes multiple components such as servers, routers, switches, firewall, 5G/LTE cellular technologies 
  • Conduct device interop testing between Celona products and cellular devices 
  • Inventory Management: Collaborate with the inventory team to monitor stock levels, allocate inventory to fulfill orders, and ensure timely replenishment to meet customer demand. Maintain inventory of devices (Smartphones, CPEs, Laptops, Tablets, etc) and track physical custody of devices.  
  • Order Tracking and Status Updates: Maintain clear visibility on the status of customer orders throughout the fulfillment process. Provide regular updates to customers and internal teams regarding order progress, anticipated delivery dates, and any potential delays. 
  • Handle physical shipments delivered to the office 
  • Compliance and Quality Assurance: Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, company policies, and industry standards throughout the order management process. Conduct quality checks to ensure order accuracy and resolve any discrepancies promptly. 
  •  Manage general facilities for the US Office.  

Desired Skills and Experience 

  • Experience with enterprise networking products such as routers, switches, firewalls configurations 
  • Experience with Linux System Administration 
  • Experience in wireless technology (Cellular or WiFi) a huge plus 
  • Experience with ERP systems (such as Netsuite)
  • Strong organizational and multitasking abilities with a keen eye for detail 
  • Experience working in fast paced startup environment
  • Must be able to lift 35lbs as needed
  • This role is required to be in-office full time 5 days per week. 

Compensation for this role is between $70,000 - $90,000 depending on job-related skills and experience.   

At Celona full-time employees are eligible to receive stock options and company sponsored benefits. 

About Celona 

Celona is the leading pure play company in the new and rapidly growing enterprise private 5G market. The company is credited with developing the first turnkey 5G LAN system that enables companies, for the first time, to own and operate their own private LTE/5G infrastructure.  Its products and technology are being used by more than 100 customers globally including over 20 G2000 customers to accelerate their digital transformation.  

Celona is backed by Tier-1 VC firms in the San Francisco Bay Area in addition to NTTVC, Qualcomm Ventures and In-Q-Tel as strategic investors. Along with market-leading alliance partnerships with Qualcomm, HPE Aruba and NTT, we utilize IT channel reseller partnerships to make private cellular networks truly accessible among enterprise environments – and help enterprise IT and OT teams address critical connectivity needs of next generation of digital initiatives.