Qualcomm Intern Systems Validation Engineer - Qualcomm, Bristol - 12 months in Bristol, United Kingdom

Job Description:

Job Id E1950739

Job Title Intern Systems Validation 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 System Validation Engineering for Wireless Audio chipsets. In this role you will have an opportunity to interact with Systems, Digital and Software teams.

Minimum Qualifications - Contribute on System Integration and Validation of Voice & Music Products and Bluetooth/Audio IPs

  • Contribute on Hardware-Software Bring-up, Integration and Testing, assuming technical ownership of aspects of a project under moderate supervision

  • Contribute to requirements capture and task definition

  • Task definition and breakdown including time and risk estimation

  • Develop and test scripts/hardware of moderate scale and complexity to agreed timescales under moderate supervision

  • Contribute to the creation of relevant documentation following the departments processes

  • Running scripts, analysing and confirming the validity of results using data analysis and statistics

  • Collation and summary of validation data for the relevant design reviews

  • Participation and Presentation of results at the design reviews

  • Modem, Radio, Power and Performance Measurements, Optimization, Debug and Issue Resolution

Preferred Qualifications - Ability to automate standard lab equipment (power supplies, spectrum analyzers, signal generators)

  • Ability to program effectively in C/C++, Matlab, Python/Perl

  • Ability to perform RF and Power Consumption Measurements

  • Debugging and Problem-solving skills

  • Statistical and Data analysis skills

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills

  • Proactive, creative, curious, motivated to learn and contribute with good collaboration skills

  • Coursework in Communication theory, Signal processing, RF

  • Familiarity with wireless communication standards (GSM, WCDMA, IS-95, IS-2000, 1xEVDO, Bluetooth, WLAN, etc.)

Education Requirements Must be a Student working towards completion of a degree program in Electronics and Communication


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