**Job Id** E1955197
**Job Title** RF Hardware Engineer- PA Project Lead – San Diego
**Post Date** 09/13/2017
**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Corporate Engineering Services at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qces
**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware
**Location** California – San Diego
**Job Overview** Qualcomm’s Corporate Engineering division is looking for a Senior/Staff Hardware Engineer in San Diego, CA.
The successful candidate will join the component engineering team, working on state of the art power amplifiers and module solutions with systems engineers, design engineers, manufacturing engineers and suppliers to produce best in class RF Front End Solutions.
The Project is responsible for the successful launch of Qualcomms PAMiDs
Create and manage schedules for PA, Switch, LNA, laminate and filters
Align schedules to internal and external customer needs
Use and maintain the MS Project and communicate to the project team and management
Focus on cost, schedule and reliability
Monitor risks/issues and be prepared with alternate plans
Resolve non-performance related issues & eliminate all surprises
Integrate with the design team to allow them to execute on the project goals
Focus on process efficiencies that can be applied across the RFEE module teams
Work closely with building M, SATs, PTE and packaging/reliability teams to ensure on time high & yielding product
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
**Minimum Qualifications** **BSEE plus 2-7+ years industry experience in the following areas:**
+ RF Front End and hardware engineering
+ Presenting technical and project information to engineering management.
+ RF debug and RF test equipment skills.
+ Expertise with spectrum analyzers, signal generators, network analyzers, 8960, CMU200, CMW 500
+ Standards 3GPP, 3GPP2 (UMTS, GSM, LTE and CDMA)
+ Phone design cycle and risks associate throughout the process
+ Experience interacting with manufacturing team to resolve test and performance issues
**Preferred Qualifications** **Additional skills/experience in the following areas considered a plus:**
+ Work experience demonstrating leadership skills and leading cross functional teams
+ Demonstrated strategic problem solving skills via key customer support either through field applications or sales engineering is highly desirable
+ Anility to work effectively under pressure
**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s, Electrical Engineering
**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.