Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Wireless Systems Engineer (60 GHz Connectivity)

Post Date




Qualcomm Atheros Inc

Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca

Job Area

Engineering – Systems


California – San Jose

Job Overview

Qualcomm-Atheros, a.k.a. QCA http://www.qualcomm.com/qca/ 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. Qualcomm is a world leader in 3G, 4G, 802.11 and next-generation wireless technologies. As part of our road map for wireless connectivity leadership, we have a major strategic focus on 60 GHz, 11ad and mmWave technologies and products and we are now growing our team across multiple areas. We are looking for a wireless connectivity System engineer. The job includes responsibility for developing system flows across different wireless disciplines. These includes for example involvement in the 802.11 protocol, RF-system, Digital Signal processing, coding, MAC, and host flows. This role will also require customers engagement and support, small team and best working environment.

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.

+ 7+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

At least 10 years of experience is required in the following areas:

+ System and performance analysis, definition of the SW/HW interface, requirements definition.

+ Communication techniques (PHY, modulations, coding, acquisition).

+ Wireless CSMA MAC – HW and system-on-a-chip designs.

+ Knowledge in RF lineup design is an advantage

+ Experience in 802.11 is an advantage.

+ Real-time systems and SW architecture.

+ Participation in Standards bodies.

+ Preferred: Doctorate, Electrical Engineering

Education Requirements

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

Preferred: Doctorate, Electrical Engineering

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.