Qualcomm Apps Engineer to Staff Engineer (CAE) in Bangalore, India

Job Description:

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Job Title

Apps Engineer to Staff Engineer (CAE)

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Corporate Engineering at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qces

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


India - Bangalore

Job Overview

We are building a local EDA team and have an opening for an experienced engineer to provide internal support of the simulation and extractions tools used by electrical engineers. The successful candidate will become key member in QCAE (Qualcomm's Computer Aided Engineering Group), responsible for providing process automation, design services, methodology support, project consulting, and training for Qualcomm's substantial EDA RF/SI tool portfolio. The engineer will work within a global team of experienced EDA support engineers. The candidate will drive automation and troubleshooting related to the design flows QCAE supports. Working effectively across organizational boundaries is essential, as is the effective documentation and presentation of results. Candidate is needed to support RF/SI design flows using the commercial and custom tools to support RF Engineers and Signal Integrity engineers. -QCAE support includes tools from Keysight, Ansys, Cadence Sigrity, CST and AWR.

Candidate is expected to provide electrical modeling support to engineers performing analysis of PCBs, various IC Packages, on-chip interconnects to ensure design success. The candidate will engage with PCB SI engineers, electrical package modeling engineers, RF and antenna engineers, and IC designers to find solutions and provide recommendations for optimal modeling and extraction techniques. The work will include translation of PCB and Package layout using Mentor and Cadence layout tools, using electromagnetic solvers to extract S-parameters, parasitic values, etc.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

4+ years Software Applications Engineering, Software Development experience, or related work experience.

2+ years experience with debugging techniques.

2+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

Additional skills in the following areas a plus:

DDR and LPDDR design and analysis

High speed serial IO design and analysis

Programming skills in Python, Perl, C, C++ or similar languages

Spreadsheets and similar productivity tools, including scripting VNA or TDR based high frequency measurements

Mentor or Cadence board design tools

  • Strong problem solving/ debugging skills.

  • Effectively communicates with project peers and engineering personnel via e-mail, web meetings, and instant messaging including status reports and illustrative presentation slides.

  • Leadership skills to help direct, prioritize, and clearly set project tasks per schedule. Communicate milestones and directions to outside team members.

*MS degree preferred, or minimum BS with 2+ years experience in the following areas:

Electromagnetic theory and transmission lines

Basic signal and power integrity concepts

Circuit solvers such as Agilent ADS or HSPICE

Full-wave EM solvers such as HFSS, CST Microwave Studio, PowerSI or SIWave

*Coding experience with Python and/or Java, shell and/or perl programming experience, Linux operating systems and environment. Good verbal and written communication skills

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering,

Preferred: Master's

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.