Jongyoon joined SK Telecom in February 2012 and is currently responsible for the design, development and deployment of next-generation transport network and Wi-Fi network technologies for 5G transport network of SK Telecom and wired core network of SK Broadband, including Carrier Software-defined networking for wired and wireless networks. His current interests include intelligent network automation, integrated wired and wireless network management, big data analytics, microservice architecture, and modernized network environment. He has also participated in global standardization activities through ITU, IETF, and IEEE.
Prior to joining SK Telecom, he worked at ETRI (Electronics Telecommunications and Research Institute) as a Senior Researcher for 10 years of experiences designing, developing and networking embedded systems and communication systems. He received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 2000 and 2002, respectively. He also has a Master of ITMS (IT Media & Strategy) from Yeonsei University in 2020.