Qualcomm Intern Modem Systems Engineer - Qualcomm, Bristol - 12 months in Bristol, United Kingdom
Job Id E1950738
Job Title Intern Modem Systems Engineer - Qualcomm, Bristol - 12 months
Post Date 07/13/2017
Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Job Area Engineering - Hardware
Location United Kingdom - Bristol
Job Overview A world leader in smart mobile technologies, Qualcomm offers complete solutions that enable continuous innovation for today's smart connected devices. Our vast expertise in wireless technology, combined with our unique systems approach to developing solutions, puts Qualcomm at the forefront of the rapidly expanding mobile industry.
The IoT Business Unit is a leading player in Internet of Things, Voice and Music and Bluetooth Smart with locations around the world. The business group develops and delivers hardware, software and applications that bring together the very latest wireless and audio technologies to create industry leading audio voice and music products. You will be joining a successful engineering department whose deliveries can be found in billions of Bluetooth and Voice and Music products worldwide.
Based out of Qualcomms Bristol office, this role offers 12 months internship position on PHY algorithm development, simulation, implementation, and testing for data communication modems supporting WLAN and BT connectivity standards. The algorithm design will involve both RF/Analog and Digital/Baseband interactions within the modem as well as fixed point implementation.
In this role you will have an opportunity to interact with Systems, Digital and Software teams.
Contribute on Modem Systems Design for Single Carrier and Multi-carrier Systems
Contribute on algorithmic analysis and architecture specification for Communication and DSP blocks such as Front-End Filtering, transceiver synchronization and demodulation including AGC, Time and Frequency Synchronization, Channel Estimation, Clock and Frequency Offset Tracking, Equalization/Detection, Channel Decoding, System Modelling of SISO and MIMO Baseband, RF and Wireless Channels, assuming technical ownership of aspects of a project under moderate supervision
Contribute on Modem fixed point Implementation
Support RTL Verification including proactive contributions on test plans, generation of test vectors and issue debug
Own and contribute on algorithmic simulations, testing, debug and optimisation
Contribute to requirements capture and task definition, participation in design reviews
Task definition and breakdown including time and risk estimation
Participation and presentation of results at the design reviews
Good background on Digital communications theory and signal processing
Knowledge of wireless communication standards (GSM, WCDMA, IS-95, IS-2000, 1xEVDO, Bluetooth, WLAN, etc.)
Ability to program effectively in C/C++, Matlab, Python/Perl
Mathematical and Statistical analysis skills
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Proactive, creative, curious, motivated to learn and contribute with good collaboration skills
Student in final stages of MSc degree or in Ph.D. program. Coursework in communication theory, signal processing, error correcting codes, information theory, probability and random processes, digital communications
Education Requirements Must be a studnet studying towatrds Bachelors Degree (or higher qualification) in math/science/electronics, ideally in MSc/Ph.D program
MUST HAVE THE LEGAL RIGHT TO WORK IN THE UK
EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.