Qualcomm Wireless System Engineer ( Wi-Fi PHY) in Boxborough, Massachusetts

Job Description:

Job Id T1954057

Job Title Wireless System Engineer ( Wi-Fi PHY)

Company-Division Qualcomm Atheros Inc

Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca

Job Area Engineering - Hardware

Location Massachusetts - Boxborough


Work on Qualcomm's next-generation Wi-Fi physical layer HW modeling, algorithm development, and performance characterization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deliver fixed-point C++/SystemC models for Qualcomm's next generation (802.11ax) physical-layer (PHY) HW implementation. Models are used as golden reference for Design Verification (DV) as well as performance characterization and final performance sign-offs.

  • Develop large-scale automation tools and testing infrastructure for code-quality assurance and performance characterization for end-to-end PHY models.

  • Identify performance deficiencies and propose enhancements to PHY algorithms and implementation.

  • Work closely with Standards, Design and Verification teams to ensure timely deliveries of models and verified designs.

Must have experience in the one or more of the following areas:

  • Fixed-point, C++/SystemC, HW model development and/or Matlab model development

  • PHY/MAC algorithm & system design background

  • Building large-scale automation systems for performance characterization

  • Working with geographically distributed teams

Education Requirements Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering with Communications System Design focus or equivalent experience

Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering with Communications System Design focus;

Most Preferred: PhD in Electrical Engineering


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