Qualcomm ASIC Design Specialist/Lead (WiFI MAC) in Bangalore, India

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Job Title

ASIC Design Specialist/Lead (WiFI MAC)

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


India - Bangalore

Job Overview

  • Qualcomm is 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 digital ASIC teams deliver cutting edge hardware and software products across every established wireless standard/protocol

  • The candidate is responsible for design/development of wireless MAC subsystem blocks.

  • The candidate will be responsible for generating detailed micro-architecture technical specifications from Architectural/IEEE spec and systems requirements and deliver the design; work closely with verification team to develop verification plans and actively participate in debug phase.

  • The candidate will work hands-on and own the design through the full ASIC development process from specification, RTL implementation, verification, synthesis timing closure, emulation and post silicon bring up.

  • Will be contributing to/ leading our Wireless connectivity business for RTL implementation of WLAN MAC Design, ARM based SOC - Digital design, Micro architecture and RTL coding in VHDL/Verilog - High level design, Micro architecture of various WLAN MAC units - High-level / Mid-Level / Low-level Design reviews.

  • Writing and maintaining HDDs and SWI documentation - Functional and Timing sign-off, H/W delivery to sub-system team/chip teams - ASIC Frontend Tools: Linting, Formal Logic equivalence, Logic synthesis, STA, CDC checks

Minimum Qualifications

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

  • 4+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 to 15 years of industry experience in the following areas:

  • Hardware description languages (Verilog, System Verilog), Logic Design, RTL implementation, debugging

  • Implementation of custom designs from scratch based on high-level protocol spec

  • Pre-silicon and post silicon validation of the design

  • Knowledge of 802.11(Wireless LAN) MAC, 802.3(Ethernet) or similar protocols

  • Knowledge of High performance bus interfaces such as AXI and AHB

  • Cross-functional experience interacting with software, verification, and physical design teams.

  • Experience in ASIC processes related to integration, synthesis, static timing, MBIST, DFT.

  • Skills/Experience: Knowledge in Wireless connectivity technologies: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WLAN, MAC Design Strong fundamentals in these domain areas - Wireless and Mobile communications, Familiar with Bus protocols AMBA AXI/AHB/APB Working experience on Revision control flows, Lint & CDC Tools Clearcase/Spyglass/Verdi Familiar with ECO flows Verdi/Conformal.

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, 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.