Qualcomm Wi-Fi PHY Design Engineer in San Jose, California

Job Description:

Job Id E1956136

Job Title Wi-Fi PHY Design Engineer

Post Date 06/22/2017

Company-Division Qualcomm Atheros Inc

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

Job Area Engineering - Hardware

Location California - San Jose

Job Overview Responsibilities include the following:

  • Working with the WiFi algorithm and systems team to design and test advanced WiFi functionalities such as OFDM and OFDMA modulators and demodulators, transmit beamforming, timing and synchronization, RF impairment correction, adaptive filters

  • Working with the algorithms/systems/modeling team to obtain a fixed-point/finite-precision C/C++ model that is realizable in optimized ASIC hardware

  • Converting the finite-precision models into ASIC hardware using Verilog and SystemVerilog

  • Working with the verification engineers to develop unit-level and integrated-level test-benches

  • Debugging the designs in stand-alone and integrated with the system

  • Synthesis and gate-level timing tasks related to the designed module and assist with verification and timing of the entire chip

  • Design quality check such as lint, CDC and low power rule checks

  • RTL-level and gate-level vector-based power analysis

Minimum Qualifications At least 10 years of experience in the following is required:

  • Digital Signal Processing for high-bandwidth real-time image or signal processing applications

  • Fixed and floating point design and implementations

  • Verilog / SystemVerilog based ASIC design targeted toward high-speed DSP/Datapath applications

  • Synopsys synthesis and gate level timing

  • Power analysis and optimization techniques

Preferred Qualifications - RTL verification

  • Matlab, C+- Asynchronous design styles

  • FPGA synthesis and emulation

Education Requirements Master's or PhD in Electrical Engineering, or related engineering discipline, required.

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