Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Cellular Technologies

Job Overview:

Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age – and this is where you come in.


Job OverviewQualcomm’s Wireless Research Group is responsible for research and development of state-of-the-art algorithms, architectures, and designs for high performance, efficient, and highly scalable wireless communication systems. The digital verification and validation teams work closely with hardware and software architects and designers to enable simulation and testing of the digital portions of these systems. Verification/validation engineers will be responsible for development of verification and test plans, development of the verification and validation flows and environments, functional coverage closure, automation to migrate and run simulations in the test environment, and executing and debugging these tests. They are expected to assist with development of an efficient verification and test flow. They will work directly with various project teams to accomplish the above tasks.

Preferred Qualifications

+ 1-3 years of experience in design verification, validation, or automation.

+ Master of Computer Science/Electrical Engineering

+ Working knowledge of design verification methodologies (e.g. UVM)

+ Experience with OOP languages such as Python, Java, and C++

+ Experience with scripting languages such as shell scripts, Perl, TCL.

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills, excellent teamwork skills, and be able to effectively work in a highly dynamic and fast-paced environment.

+ Familiarity with emulation environments for development and debug

+ Ability to debugging low level software and hardware issues

+ Familiarity with principles of digital communication, knowledge of modem technologies, and 4G/5G cellular technologies is a plus.

+ Familiarity with SystemVerilog.

+ Experience with hardware/post-silicon bring-up

+ Experience with version control tools such as GIT


+ Continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and vendors both in person (San Diego) and remotely.

Minimum Qualifications


Bachelors – Computer Science, Bachelors – Engineering, Bachelors – Information Systems

Work Experiences:

2+ years Hardware Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related work experience.



Preferred Qualifications


Doctorate – Computer Engineering, Doctorate – Computer Science, Doctorate – Electrical Engineering, Masters – Computer Engineering, Masters – Computer Science, Masters – Electrical Engineering

Work Experiences:

2+ years of experience with programming (e.g., C, C++, Python), computer architecture, or embedded systems. ,1+ years of applicable wireless, semiconductor and/or embedded software industry experience.



Cellular Communications, Cellular Networks, Cellular Technologies, Communication Engineering, Digital Communication Systems

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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.