Qualcomm TBS System Test Engineer -Boulder, CO in Boulder, Colorado
Job Id E1956847
Job Title TBS System Test Engineer -Boulder, CO
Post Date 07/06/2017
Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Job Area Engineering - Systems
Location Colorado - Boulder
Job Overview Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT) is the largest provider of wireless chipset technology in the world. The TBS (Test Base Station) program provides internal solutions for verification of QCT chipset modem functionality. Projects within this program currently provide solutions in UMTS, LTE, WLAN, and LTE-D (Proximity Services). The program is expanding into eMTC, NB-IoT, V2X, and 5G solutions. Product teams are comprised of multiple disciplines (Software, Test, Systems, and Hardware Engineers) providing custom designed, cutting edge, end-to-end RF solutions.
The system test engineer will work closely with software, systems, and hardware engineers to develop test cases, test tools and test environments with a specific focus on automation. Troubleshooting and test execution are also major components of this position. Primary responsibility will be system integration and test with focus on test creation, execution, and issue triage. Additional focus on automation framework development and maintenance along with new feature integration is also an expectation of the position.
Applicants should be motivated to learn, eager to debug and resolve issues, have a customer mindset, and be interested in wireless technologies. They should be able to transfer high level requirements into test designs, be familiar with accepted engineering practices, and be able to work independently as well as part of a larger team. Engineer must be willing to travel on occasion and be able to work well with others in a fast paced technical environment.
Minimum Qualifications For this entry level role the following experience/knowledge is required:
Scripting experience specifically in Perl and/or Python
Software development in a real-time environment, including data structures and OS concepts
Wireless communication systems
Relevant experience with system test
Test methodologies, debug and test development
Experience in wireless communication and embedded devices
Experience with communications systems including both physical and upper layers, and knowledge in evaluating wireless communications systems through log analysis isolating issues
Education Requirements Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering
EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.