Overview

Job Description:

**Job Id**

E1983156

Job Title

RF Systems Engineer

Post Date

05/19/2020

Company

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering – Hardware

Location

California – San Diego

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.

Drive research and development of novel wireless radio systems, algorithms, and architectures for 5G and beyond:

+ Participate in the development of next generation 5G radio systems and hardware design

+ Conduct analytical analysis and simulations to study radio system performance under various conditions in the sub 6 GHz and millimeter wave bands

+ Develop system level specifications for radio frequency circuits and systems

+ Collaborate with system engineering, IC designers and software developers to develop an implementation that meets overall requirements

+ Interact with regulatory and standards teams on new technologies and bands

+ Research waveform design, jammer and noise cancelling architectures, linearization techniques, adaptive radios, beamforming methods and feedback systems

+ Lead lab integration and drive data analysis to support development methods

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

Minimum Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

+ 2+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

+ MS with and 5+ years industry experience. PhD in EE (RF Comms, Signal Processing) and/or 3+ years industry experience

+ Desired background in analog and RF circuits, control systems, electromagnetics, statistics, communications systems, signal processing and machine learning

+ Excellent understanding of RF behavior and fundamentals including noise figure, mixing, linearity, phase noise, link budgets and radio design trade-offs

+ Knowledge of RF blocks such as LNA, PA, antennas, mixer, PLL, ADCs and DACs

+ Understanding of communication types and standards like OFDM, TDM, CDM, 4G and 5G

+ Present to technical audiences, write technical reports, and work closely with others

+ Knowledge of Matlab, Simulink, SystemVue, ADS, Python,

Education Requirements

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

+ 2+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.

+ MS with and 5+ years industry experience. PhD in EE (RF Comms, Signal Processing) and 3+ years industry experience

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.

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.