**Job Id** E1954174
**Job Title** L2/L3 Development Engineer (5G) – Qualcomm Research
**Post Date** 11/28/2017
**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Corporate Research & Development at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/research
**Job Area** Engineering – Software
**Location** California – San Diego
**Job Overview** Qualcomm Research is working on building the cutting edge end-to-end prototype systems for 5G NR. These will be used not only to prove out new 5G ideas and features but also to provide a platform for early demonstrations and early IODTs with top tier infrastructure vendors and operators around the world. We are looking for a self-starter and motivated individual who wants to take his/her cellular experience to the next level. You will be contributing to the latest ideas and developments in mobile wireless and working with world leading experts to shape the future of wireless communication.
Responsibilities will include developing L2 data path protocol modules like PDCP, RLC, MAC for the 5G air interface and/or L3 control plane entities such as RRC, EPC, MMW/GW and NAS. You will be working on a Linux based multi-core / multi-socket prototyping platform featuring high bandwidth (multi Gbps throughput), low end-to-end latency (< 2 milliseconds) and innovative access and call control methods. All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company. **Minimum Qualifications** Programming Experience (C, C++ or Object Oriented Design) 3GPP (3G/4G) protocols stack development experience especially in upper layer (L2/L3) protocols Experience in Linux based development environment Experience in software debugging **Preferred Qualifications** Experience Run-time performance optimizations Linux networking skills **Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science Preferred: Master's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science **EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**
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.