Qualcomm Digital Design Engineers (Security) - QCT, Cork, Ireland in Cork, Ireland

Job Description:

Job Id E1963132

Job Title Digital Design Engineers (Security) - QCT, Cork, Ireland

Post Date 03/12/2018

Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area Engineering - Security

Location Ireland - Cork

Job Overview A world leader in smart mobile technologies, QCT offers complete solutions that enable continuous innovation for today's 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 MSM and CSM design group in QCT is seeking experienced Digital Design Engineers for a new team in it's Cork, Ireland site. The work will expose the designer to a large number of wireless standards, including: 1x CDMA, UMTS, GSM, GPRS, EDGE, 802.11, BT, OFDM, UWB, and others. Additionally, many of our products integrate exciting multi media features, such as H.263, H.264, MPEG, 2D/3D graphics, TV encoding technologies, and digital camera technologies. Low power micro-architecture design techniques are key design point features of these chips. Elegance and efficient verification are valued design techniques. High quality and low cost are all key design points for our products. Leading edge process technologies such as 20nm and 14nm are in design with 28nm products already in production.

Minimum Qualifications

  • The successful candidate has a strong exposure to security concepts and implementation techniques.

  • Strong familiarity with cryptographic algorithms (SHA, AES, DES), their implementation and use models within high level protocols, is expected.

  • This is a high level, high profile position, requiring interaction with cross-functional teams.

  • The candidate has to be able to identify and evaluate potential security threats, holes, propose countermeasures, understand and interpret government standards (NIST, OME). In addition the candidate should have strong knowledge of ASIC design including architecture, verification of integrated system, RTL design, synthesis, and timing closure.

  • Specific experience with DC/PC, Vera, LINT, PTSI, and VHDL are all pluses.

  • Experience with complex SOC integration, including advanced verification techniques are a must.

  • Design experience and background in low power, high volume applications are desired.

Preferred Qualifications as above

Education Requirements PhD or Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering.


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