30+ days ago


San Diego, CA


Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Cellular Technologies Software

Job Overview:

Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age - and this is where you come in.

Have you ever wanted to work on a project which will have a global impact? Come and join Qualcomm in the development of a global communication system to help enable the wireless data revolution to the rest of the planet. We are looking for Software Integration and Tools Engineers to work on a satellite-based communication system. When completed, we will be able to provide seamless wireless data connectivity to the globe, whether on the sea, in the air, or on land. You will be part of the software team delivering high-performance software for a novel reference platform.

Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked wireless possibilities ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform this potential into world-changing technologies and products. Do you want to apply your software engineering skills to improving quality and reliability of software? Do you like to research and create complex tools and infrastructure and use them to integrate and debug cutting edge technology? Qualcomm Wireless Research acts as a catalyst to the entire wireless industry and is leading the way in many new technologies that will be commercialized in near future. In this role, you'll be a member of the software team, focused on integration of features and implementation of tools that will improve quality and reliability of the software. You will work side-by-side with the developers in the lab to make sure the software performs as expected and validate end-to-end functionality of our prototypes. This position requires strong software engineering skills, along with an interest in integration, troubleshooting, and software quality and analytics activities.

You must have strong wireless protocol knowledge (e.g. LTE, UMTS, 1xEVDO) and programming skills in at least one high level language. Additionally, you should have a high level of proficiency in several, but not necessarily all, of the following areas: Linux administration or development environment, Scripting (e.g. Python, Perl, shell), TCP/IP networking, Web technologies (e.g. HTML, XML, C#, .Net), Software architecture, Data structures, Operating systems fundamentals, Embedded software development

Minimum Qualifications:

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

Preferred Qualifications:

-3GPP (3G/4G) protocol stack development/integration/test experience

-1+ years of experience in SW testing and validation

-1+ years of experience in Linux administration or development environment

-1+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Python, etc.

-1+ years of experience in C or Python based tools development

-Network protocol and test/administration experience

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