Qualcomm System Engineer for Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor in United States

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Job Title

System Engineer for Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor

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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Systems


United States

Job Overview

Qualcomm is the world's leading developer of next-generation wireless and multimedia technology and is committed to building a world-class organization that will lead the industry in advanced user experience technologies. Be a part of a dynamic and innovative team to define the next generation of innovative user interface solutions for mobile and CE devices. This creative team drives the development of optimal hardware and software solutions which impacts the multi-media roadmap of Qualcomm chipsets.

Qualcomm is looking for team-oriented individuals who are experienced in system engineering incorporating multiple disciplines including mixed signal design, firmware, system architecture, signal processing, ultrasonic sensors signal conditioning, and modeling.

Responsibilities include development of mixed signal architectures, requirements and specifications for circuits and sensors, custom logic blocks, analog drive circuitry, and architecture for software and firmware. Responsibilities include also sensor interaction software, and signal processing. You will be interfacing with engineering teams involved in Sensor design, IC design, Algorithm and Software development. Expect to also be involved in hands-on prototype development, validation and characterization of designs.

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.

  • 5+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

5+ years of related experience:

  • Technical leadership, judgment, the ability to define, articulate, and drive a credible technical vision;

  • Leading features development in cross-functional teams

  • Driving systems definitions for multi-functional teams and product interface, including software, sensors, hardware and ASIC teams

  • Understanding of technologies including: acoustics, ultrasonics, imaging, biometrics

  • ASIC architecture design and specifications

  • Analog/Mixed Signal/Logic system design

  • Knowledge of signal processing and conditioning

  • Experience using simulations tools such as MATLAB, Pspice and Cadence

  • Experience in system modeling

  • Experience in embedded programming

  • Hand-on experience with hardware prototyping including reviewing PCB schematic and layout design, and selection of passive components

  • Hands-on experience with testing, debug and bring-up of analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits and systems with oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, logic analyzers and other laboratory equipment

  • Record of research and technical publications

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills

Education Requirements

Preferred: Doctorate, Electrical Engineering or Physics or equivalent experience with 5+ years of related experience

Required: Master's, Electrical Engineering or Physics

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.