Qualcomm Systems Senior Engineer in Bridgewater, New Jersey

Job Description:

Job Id

E1965780

Job Title

Systems Senior Engineer

Post Date

11/12/2018

Company


Division

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.


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

Job Area

Engineering - Systems

Location

New Jersey - Bridgewater

Job Overview

Research, design and development of 5G wireless communications systems. Focus on PHY and MAC layer design, link/system level simulation, support of standards activities, support of technology validation and demonstration, and modem or prototype development.

The responsibilities of this role include:

Working under some supervision.

Making decisions that are moderate in impact; errors may have relatively minor financial impact or effect on projects, operations, or customer relationships; errors may require involvement beyond immediate work group to correct.

Using verbal and written communication skills to convey information that may be somewhat complex to others who may have limited knowledge of the subject in question. May require basic negotiation and influence, cooperation, tact, and diplomacy, etc.

Having a moderate amount of influence over key organizational decisions (e.g., is consulted by senior leadership to provide input on key decisions).

Completing tasks with multiple steps that can be performed in various orders; some planning and prioritization must occur to complete the tasks effectively; mistakes may result in some rework.

Exercising creativity to draft original documents, imagery, or work products within established guidelines.

Using deductive and inductive problem solving; multiple approaches may be taken/necessary to solve the problem; often information is missing or incomplete; intermediate data analysis/interpretation skills may be required.

May be solicited during strategic planning period.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Gathers, integrates, and interprets information from a variety of sources in order to troubleshoot issues; finds solutions and shares opinions about ways to address the issues.

Collaborates with individuals inside own team and with other teams to complete project work.

Collaborates with project team to accomplish project objectives.

Conducts analyses to identify where an issue has occurred and makes recommendations for how to address the issue with some/minimal supervision.

Anticipates and discusses issues with project team to maintain open communication.

Seeks out learning opportunities to increase own knowledge and skill.

Communicates with project lead via email and direct conversation to provide status and information about impending obstacles.

Manages individual project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables with minimal supervision.

Contributes to conversations during technical team discussion.

Collaborates with tech leads and engineers on a project in order to verify the accuracy of systems with minimal supervision.

Verifies proposed solutions to identified issues; accurately addresses and corrects the problem with minimal supervision.

Adapts to changes and setbacks in order to manage pressure and meet deadlines with minimal supervision.

Implements and tests features with some direction/supervision from tech lead

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.

2+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

4+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

2+ years experience with Development Environment Software such as Apache Maven, Ruby, etc.

2+ years experience with Database Management Software.

2+ years experience working in a large matrixed organization.

2+ years experience with Testing Software such as Bugzilla, LoadRunner, etc.

1+ years of work experience in a role requiring interaction with senior leadership (e.g., Director level and above).

Master's degree or Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.

Great oral and written communication skills.

Deep understanding of digital communications and signal processing.

Familiarity in LTE, NR, 802.11, millimeter wave. Familiarity in C/C++, Matlab.

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Doctorate, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or 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.