Qualcomm TBS System Test Engineer -Boulder, CO in Boulder, Colorado

Job Description:

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • 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.