Qualcomm Embedded Software Engineer - WLAN in San Jose, California
Job Id E1956879
Job Title Embedded Software Engineer - WLAN
Post Date 07/21/2017
Company-Division Qualcomm Atheros Inc
Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca
Job Area Engineering - Software
Location California - San Jose
Job Overview -Software architecture enhancement using various SW design patterns and writing/re-architecting existing and new software modules
- Write low level SW in embedded systems environment
-Development of best in class Wifi products
-Diagnose Wifi and RF systems performance issues
-Work closely with and support chip designers, h/w board engineers and RF specialists in the lab
Design, develop, unit test and documentation of the next generation WLAN platforms features.
Design and develop firmware in small memory footprint processors (that implements WLAN / offload functions from the host processor)
Optimize the driver for maximum performance
Resolve and support customer launch and release issues may require travel to customer sites.
Minimum Qualifications 4-12 years experience in the following areas is required:
-Embedded driver development
-Writing and rewriting/architecting/implementing new software modules and enhancements
-One or more of programming skills: C/C++/XML
-One or more scripting languages such as Perl, python, shell, etc.
Preferred Qualifications -Object oriented operations/implementation experience in the embedded software environment
-Embedded system and firmware development
-Tools & Other DSP experience, RF test equipment measurements for power, spectrum, and waveform quality in at least one cellular standard
-Debugging embedded software using an in-circuit emulator
Lauterbach, Trace32, JTAG for an ARM processor
Power and spectrum signal analysis using IQ capture data
-Digital communications and RF theory in the areas of WIFI, LTE, CDMA, UMTS or GSM is a plus -Work on Firmware in small memory footprint processors
Education Requirements BS or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering
EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.