**Job Id** T1954057
**Job Title** Wireless System Engineer ( Wi-Fi PHY)
**Company-Division** Qualcomm Atheros Inc
Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca
**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware
**Location** Massachusetts – Boxborough
Work on Qualcomm’s next-generation Wi-Fi physical layer HW modeling, algorithm development, and performance characterization.
+ Develop and deliver fixed-point C++/SystemC models for Qualcomm’s next generation (802.11ax) physical-layer (PHY) HW implementation. Models are used as golden reference for Design Verification (DV) as well as performance characterization and final performance sign-offs.
+ Develop large-scale automation tools and testing infrastructure for code-quality assurance and performance characterization for end-to-end PHY models.
+ Identify performance deficiencies and propose enhancements to PHY algorithms and implementation.
+ Work closely with Standards, Design and Verification teams to ensure timely deliveries of models and verified designs.
**Must have experience in the one or more of the following areas:**
+ Fixed-point, C++/SystemC, HW model development and/or Matlab model development
+ PHY/MAC algorithm & system design background
+ Building large-scale automation systems for performance characterization
+ Working with geographically distributed teams
**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s, Electrical Engineering with Communications System Design focus or equivalent experience
Preferred: Master’s, Electrical Engineering with Communications System Design focus;
Most Preferred: PhD in 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.