Qualcomm Board Level Digital Hardware Design Engineer in San Diego, California

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Job Title

Board Level Digital Hardware Design Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


California - San Diego

Job Overview


Development of board level hardware systems - primarily digital/baseband and power hardware along with some amount of low frequency analog design Developing high level design and architecture for the entire system and/or its constituent boards. Presenting initial design concepts, gathering requirements and holding design reviews. Schematic capture; guiding a PCB through CAD. Board bring up and testing in the lab; supporting test and software teams during bring up and development phases. Working closely with cross functional teams involved with a typical project mechanical design, PCB CAD, Power/Signal Integrity analysis, component engineering, procurement, manufacturing, software and PTE. Contribute and manage overall hardware system requirements. Developing and maintaining documentation High level design documents, user guides, BOMs, schematics, drawings etc.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

2+ years experience in the following areas:

Designing microprocessor based or embedded microcontroller based systems

Typical digital video, audio and other multimedia interfaces. Examples include HDMI, DisplayPort, MIPI DSI/CSI, I2S, TDM etc.

Typical data and control interfaces. Examples include UART, USB, SPI, I2C, Ethernet, SDIO, PCIe, etc.

Designing, testing and bring up of complex and Digital / RF systems

Design with power devices (such as switching power supplies, LDOs)

EDA tools for schematic capture (Dx Designer preferred)

Lab equipment and test & measurement tools like oscilloscopes, multi-meters, signal generators, logic analyzers, spectrum analyzers etc.

Experience with Qualcomm chipset

Experience with developing HDL for FPGA/CPLD

Experience with electronics for automotive applications

Basic signal and power integrity principles

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or 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.