Qualcomm L2/L3 Development Engineer (5G) in San Diego, California

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Job Title

L2/L3 Development Engineer (5G)

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Software


California - San Diego

Job Overview

In Wireless R&D (WR&D), we are working on building the cutting edge end-to-end prototype systems for 5G NR. These will be used not only to prove out new 5G ideas and features but also to provide a platform for early demonstrations and early IODTs with top tier infrastructure vendors and operators around the world. We are looking for a self-starter and motivated individual who wants to take his/her cellular experience to the next level. You will be contributing to the latest ideas and developments in mobile wireless and working with world leading experts to shape the future of wireless communication.

Responsibilities will include developing L2 modules like PDCP, RLC, MAC for the 5G air interface and/or L3 control plane entities such as RRC/RRM, NGC/NAS/GW/Data Services. You will be working on either SDX50 based UE platform or Xilinx FPGA + D3K + multi-core Linux host based gNB platform. Your initial assignment will focus on the Trial Quality Stand Alone 5G feature set for the Operator trials.

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

Minimum Qualifications

Programming Experience (C, C++ or Object Oriented Design) 3GPP (3G/4G) protocols stack development experience especially in at least one of the upper layer (L2/L3/NAS/data services) protocols

Experience in Linux based development environment

Experience in complex software debugging

Preferred Qualifications

Operating systems fundamentals

Embedded real-time s/w development

TCP/IP networking; Linux development environment

Experience in complex software debugging

Ability to work in a fast paced dynamic team environment

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.