Qualcomm Embedded Software Engineer - WLAN in San Jose, California

Job Description:

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.