Qualcomm Digital ASIC Design Engineer(s) All levels - QCT, Cork, Ireland (D) in Cork, Ireland

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Digital ASIC Design Engineer(s) All levels - QCT, Cork, Ireland (D)

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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

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Engineering - Hardware


Ireland - Cork

Job Overview

A world leader in smart mobile technologies, QCT offers complete solutions that enable continuous innovation for todays smart connected devices. Our vast expertise in wireless technology, combined with our unique systems approach to developing solutions, puts QCT at the forefront of the rapidly expanding mobile industry. QCT offers solutions for CDMA, UMTS, GSM and LTE technologies, providing support for both 3G and 4G networks and devices. Qualcomm also offers a broad portfolio of additional wired and wireless technologies for the mobile, networking, computing and consumer electronics product segments. Our combined portfolio now features an expanded array of high-performance, end-to-end solutions ranging from Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM and Ethernet to HomePlug Powerline and passive optical network (PON) technologies. All of our solutions and products are elegantly engineered for optimal performance and power consumption. And our system-on-chip solutions like Snapdragon bring together CPU, GPU, connectivity, multimedia and GPS technologies in a way that is redefining mobile possibilities for people everywhere. Because of its unsurpassed performance and capabilities, Snapdragon is enhancing the mobile experience and fueling an ever-expanding array of new connected device categories, ranging from smartphones to tablets to e-readers and beyond.

The Mobile Station Modem (MSM) and Cell-Site Modem (CSM) design group in QCT is seeking experienced Digital Design Engineers with Business design expertise for our Cork, Ireland site. The work will expose the designer to a large number of wireless standards, including: LTE, 1x CDMA, UMTS, GSM, GPRS, EDGE, 802.11, BT, OFDM, UWB, and others. Additionally, many of our products integrate exciting multimedia features, such as H.264, MPEG, 2D/3D graphics, TV encoding technologies, and digital camera technologies. Low power micro-architecture and efficient verification are valued design techniques. High quality and low cost are all key design points for our products and all designs are done in leading-edge process technologies such as 20nm and 14nm are in design with 28nm products already in production. Successful candidates will be responsible for leading, and participating in, the design of leading edge ASICs and SoCs in advanced digital CMOS processes for multi-function mobile platforms.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering, or related field.

  • 2+ years ASIC design, verification, or related work experience.*References to a particular number of years experience are for indicative purposes only. Applications from candidates with equivalent experience will be considered, provided that the candidate can demonstrate an ability to fulfil the principal duties of the role and possesses the required competencies.

Preferred Qualifications

This position requires detailed knowledge of:

  • ASIC design experience including architecture, RTL design in Verilog/VHDL, low power design techniques, UPF.

  • Experience with synthesis, and timing closure.

  • Experience with DC, LINT, PTSI, and CDC.

  • Experience working in a multi-disciplinary, global team focused on advanced, high volume applications

  • Familiarity with cryptographic algorithms (SHA, AES, DES).

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering


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.