Qualcomm Systems Test Engineer in San Diego, California

Job Description:

Job Id


Job Title

Systems Test Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Atheros Inc

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

Job Area

Engineering - Systems


California - San Diego

Job Overview

As a member of QCT's WLAN System Test group, candidate will be responsible for verifying physical layer and/or network protocol requirements for complex digital modem ASIC products supporting WLAN, Bluetooth, 5GNR, LTE and data technologies. Will conduct engineering tests and detailed experimental testing to collect design data or assist in research toward improving the quality of QC's ASIC products.

Responsibilities will also include system level feature integration and test, developing/executing test strategies and test plans, troubleshooting/analyzing problems, optimizing system performance, executing inter-operability tests, and supporting customers for product commercialization with wireless carriers including product technical acceptance. Candidate will be working with a multi-discipline team (Software Development, System Design, Customer Support, ASIC Design, RF Circuits and Hardware Design, etc.) to integrate, test and commercialize QCT products.

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.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Digital communications systems, RF propagation, CDMA, OFDM/OFDMA, telecommunications concepts

  • WLAN/IEEE802.11 protoocal stack, network configuration, performance analysis

  • Physical/MAC layers and RF systme knowledge

  • Understanding of wire line and wireless data protocol stacks including: RLP, PPP, IP, TCP, IPV6, and MIPV6.

  • Programming in Python, C#, Perl

  • Understanding of software development and testing concepts for wireless handsets for various air interface standards.

  • Familiarity with air interface performance analysis, characterization and optimization.

  • Exposure to programming in C, C++, Java,Perl, Python and shell scripting.

  • Exposure to commercial test simulators and test systems such as: Keysight, R&S, Spirent and Anritsu for wireless telephony product verification.

  • Communication skills, effective team player, able to work independently.

Education Requirements

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

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.