Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Test Engineering
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.
As the world leader in supplying integrated circuit and software solutions for cellular wireless standards, Qualcomm delivers complete and optimized wireless platforms incorporating protocol, hardware, software and support to our customers. GPS technology and location-based services have become central to the mobile user experience, and Qualcomm provides an advanced and widely adopted location technology which is fully integrated in our chipset solutions. Qualcomm’s Location solution enables manufacturers to create a wide range of value-added services and applications for consumer and enterprise use, and has been deployed in more billions of handsets and mobile devices. In order to help drive our next phase of growth in location technologies, we are looking for highly motivated individuals to join our Location technology teams.As a member of Location test team, you will be responsible for test development, execution, analysis, troubleshooting and problem resolution on Location features like Standalone, E911, 5G Location, MS/UE-Assisted, MS/UE-Based, and interaction of gpsOne features with 3G/4G/5G cellular protocols on Qualcomm chipsets. You will also be involved in test environment setup/bring up. You will interact in a team environment with developers, systems, test and test automation developers. Additional for the Field test engineer position: you will also be responsible for field test logistics including working with technicians to get test phones functional for field test. You may need to work in a field test van for specific test collects, customer demos, debugs etc. You may be required to travelPreferred Qualifications 2 – 5 years of academic or professional experience in the following areas:• Experience in wireless communications, digital communications, RF engineering• Experience in WCDMA, LTE & 5G call processing• Testing experience in GPS or 3G/4G/5G technologies• Software scripting skills (Perl/Python preferred)• Physical layer and understanding/experience in GPS navigation, E911 and LBS a plus.• Good team player with a ‘can do’ attitude• Good analytical and problem solving skills
• Frequently transports between offices, buildings, and campuses up to ½ mile.
• Frequently transports and installs equipment up to 5 lbs.
• Performs required tasks at various heights (e.g., standing or sitting).
• Monitors and utilizes computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day.
• Continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and vendors both in person and remotely.
Bachelors – Computer Science, Bachelors – Engineering, Bachelors – Information Systems
1+ years experience with Software Test or System Test, developing and automating test plans, and tools (e.g., Source Code Control Systems, Continuous Integration Tools, and Bug Tracking Tools)., 2+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc., 2+ years Software Test Engineering or related work experience.
Masters – Computer Science, Masters – Engineering, Masters – Information Systems
DevOps, Hardware Software Integration, Programming Languages, System Testing Software, Test Automation Framework
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