Company:Qualcomm Atheros, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software 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.
Qualcomm-Atheros 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. Job responsibilities include:• Design, develop, unit test and documentation of Firmware for WLAN SoC. • Bring up the Firmware and unit test the Firmware features in the new SoC. • Optimize the Firmware for maximum performance. • Bug analysis/fixing of the issues during product verification on Pre-Silicon and Post-Silicon platform.Preferred Qualifications:• Master’s degree in related field.• At least 3 years of experience with embedded software development.• Ability to program in C, C++.• Experience in scripting with Python, Perl.• Firmware development experience.• Good understanding of embedded software architecture.• Proven hands on experience and debugging skills in the lab.• Good communication skills across engineering disciplines, both verbal and written.• Experience with various operating systems such as Linux, Windows and Android.• Expertise in RF software development.• Multi-discipline experience with real-time SW (FW), HW, RF design.• Experience with 802.11 standard and software.
• 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
2+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc., 5+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience
Mathematical Methods, Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), Scientific Analysis, Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), Software Solutions
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