Job Description:

**Job Id** E1954847

**Job Title** Digital HW Design Engineer (Boulder, CO)

**Post Date** 11/27/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware

**Location** Colorado – Boulder

**Job Overview** The Boulder Modem Technology group is focused on developing a Test Base Station (TBS) for verification of QCT mobile chipset functionality including WLAN, UMTS, LTE, and LTE-D (Proximity Services). It is expanding into eMTC, NB-IoT, V2X, and 5G. We are seeking a digital HW engineer for an exciting opportunity to be involved in the implementation and verification of complex wireless systems. The successful candidate will be part of an experienced team working on the latest in wireless standards and digital design with focus on FPGA SOCs. Must be able to communicate effectively with Systems, RF, SW, and Test engineers.

Tasks performed by digital HW engineers on the TBS team include:

+ Work with project lead to develop, document, and achieve product development milestones and deliverables

+ Understanding the latest 3GPP and other specifications

+ Translating systems requirements into efficient digital implementations that meet stringent performance specifications

+ Architecture, implementation, and verification of PCB and FPGA/SOC designs

+ Presenting design reviews to cross disciplinary teams

+ Supporting the commercialization of new HW and/or features

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

**Minimum Qualifications** Up to 5 years relevant experience in Digital HW Design including:

+ Experience in FPGA or ASIC design from RTL/HDL through simulation, synthesis, and on-target verification

+ Experience with VHDL, Verilog, or System Verilog and related simulator/synthesis CAD tools

+ Experience in HDL Design Verification (DV)

+ Understanding and use of high speed interfaces such as PCIe, XGbE, and AXI

+ Knowledge in digital communications and signal processingExperience in a Product Development environment with an affinity for hands-on lab work

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Experience with common FPGA vendor tool suites

+ Knowledge of wireless physical layer specifications

+ Proficient in PCB schematic and CAD tools

+ Knowledge of high speed digital and analog circuit design, simulation, and layout principles

+ Experience programming in C/C++, Matlab, Perl/Python, OOP

+ Experience with High Level Synthesis (HLS)

+ Familiar with embedded software design such as RTOS, embedded Linux, Windows device drivers

**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s degree, Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Engineering

Preferred: Master’s degree, Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Engineering

**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**

About Qualcomm

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.