Qualcomm Cables Engineer in Bangalore, India
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Corporate Engineering at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qces
Engineering - Hardware
India - Bangalore
The successful candidate will operate as a member of Corporate Mechanical Engineering department cables team. Responsibilities include design of cabling systems, creating and updating interconnect diagrams and documentation, creating and maintaining cable assembly bills-of-materials, coordinating initial interconnect material purchases, working with external suppliers to specify cable component and fabrication approaches, and working with internal lab technicians to coordinate and guide first prototype builds. The Cables Engineer will interface with internal staff and outside suppliers in the fast-paced execution of a variety of multi-disciplined projects.
3+ years actively involved in the design of electro-mechanical interconnect systems and cable assemblies.
Experience with defining electronic system interconnect diagrams.
Experience interfacing with cable assembly manufacturing firms to ensure designs are manufacturable.
-Strong knowledge of cable assembly design and documentation practices.
-Understands interconnect performance requirements.
-Experience creating and maintaining interconnect-related bills-of-materials.
-Experience with optimal selection of raw cable, hook up wire, and connectors to meet performance, cost, and lead time requirements.
-Experience with high frequency RF cable assembly design, analysis, and test processes.
-Experience specifying high speed data cable assemblies.
-Experience with power cable assembly design and analysis.
-Experience working with mechanical and CAD teams to define optimal placement of system I/O components.
-Performs tasks with minimal supervision.
-Understands project goals and individual contribution toward those goals.
-Effectively communicates with project peers and engineering personnel.
-Effectively multitasks and meets aggressive schedules in a dynamic environment.
-Ability to work with component engineers to assign part numbers to new connector selections.
-Ability to work with material planners and suppliers to ensure initial interconnect prototypes meet demanding project schedule requirements.
-Ability to work with prototype lab technicians to fabricate and rework prototype cables.
-Strong verbal and written communication skills.
-Working knowledge of Agile configuration management system preferred, including ECO creation.
-Working knowledge of MS Office applications incl Outlook, Visio, PowerPoint, Excel.
Bachelor of Technology, Mechanical Engineering required
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.