Job Description:

**Job Id** E1958087

**Job Title** High-Level Synthesis Design and Verification Engineer (HLS + SystemC) – San Jose, CA

**Post Date** 11/06/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Atheros Inc

Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca

**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware

Engineering – Systems

**Location** California – San Jose

**Job Overview** Qualcomm Atheros (QCA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm and a leading provider of wireless and wired technologies for the mobile, networking, computing and consumer electronics markets. We’re focused on inventing technologies that connect and empower people in ways that are elegant and accessible to all.

The QCA Wi-Fi Physical Layer(PHY) design team is currently looking for an individual with expert SystemC and C++ skills to perform high-level synthesis (HLS) and design verification for HLS designs in our SoCs. In this role you will will verify digital hardware (using C++/SystemC) and develop SystemC signal processing subsystems IP for the WLAN PHY. You will work as a member of a small group of PHY HLS design engineers and PHY architects, in close interaction with the team providing algorithms, and the wider team of PHY RTL design and DV engineers.

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

**Minimum Qualifications** – Bachelors degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering.

– 3+ years or C++ programming experience.

– 3+ years of SystemC programming experience.

– Either HLS hardware development experience OR strong interest in learning HLS.

– Experience using SystemC for verification or modeling of digital hardware.

**Preferred Qualifications** – SystemC HLS experience

– Working knowledge of Digital Signal Processing (DSP)

– Understanding of 802.11x Phy or physical layer of other digital communications systems

– Digital design experience

**Education Requirements** Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering, Master’s preferred.


**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.