Qualcomm WLAN SW Application Engineer in San Jose, California
Job Id E1957873
Job Title WLAN SW Application Engineer
Post Date 08/17/2017
Company-Division Qualcomm Atheros Inc
Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca
Job Area Engineering - Systems
Engineering - Customer Engineering
Location California - San Jose
Job Overview The position is for a customer engineering role. The individual will support customers to integrate QCA products into their platforms and support them from design phase to mass production. They will be interacting with marketing teams, product managers, and engineering teams to help resolve customer issues. As a technical member of the team, the candidate needs to ensure successful integration of connectivity products into mobility, consumer electronics products. This role establishes the person as the technical expert for the wireless product lines. Must have high technical competence and be able to provide in-depth wlan technical responses to customers and to the company's field application engineers during the pre-sales process. Once engaged with a customer, must be able to map out the technical details from project start through mass production. Will work closely with worldwide development engineering, the program management team, software application engineers and field application engineers in overseas offices.
Minimum Qualifications 5+ years of industry experience in the following:
Have excellent trouble shooting and analytical skills that can be applied to resolve
Have Demonstrated initiative to drive issues to completion and across functional departments over worldwide
Have Strong IEEE 802.11 knowledge and comfortable with protocol network analyzer tool - OmniPeek, Wireshark
Have Strong communication skills with ability to evaluate and create documentation detailing WLAN features
Should be able to work in aggressive, high pressure environment.
Ability of travel or customer site visits as on demand are necessary
Design / development experience of Network/ WLAN device driver or firmware on Linux kernel or Android
Experience in driver development for Host IO interfaces like USB / SDIO / PCIE
Working knowledge of WLAN 802.11 standards
"Can-Do" attitude and comfort with multitasking and handling conflicting priorities
Education Requirements Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science
Preferred: Master's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science
EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.