System Test Engineer - Bluetooth

Qualcomm Incorporated   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Telecommunications


Less than 5 years

Posted 37 days ago

Job Overview
Qualcomm Atheros (QCA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm and a leading provider of wireless and wired technologies for the Mobile, Networking, Computing and IOT markets. We are focused on inventing technologies that connect and empower people in ways that are elegant and accessible to all. We are looking for an engineer who will be responsible for system testing Bluetooth software and system for our next-generation Snapdragon based mobile chipsets. The engineer will be working closely with the development and systems team to characterize, optimize system performance KPIs and various algorithms; understand various specifications, protocols and work toward best-in-class inter-operability for our products. Responsibilities: Develop a robust test automation framework covering features across new industry standards like BT 5.1 and beyond as well as proprietary system features. Use Machine Learning toolkit to develop automated methods for analyzing SW and system faults. Use automated methods to characterize various algorithms which are part of the Bluetooth system solution. Work with the Software and System team to optimize algorithms based on the characterization data. Additionally, participate in various industry interoperability events to identify any interoperability issues. Work on new technology advances, specifications and features that enable new use cases across multiple products segments of Mobile, Internet-of-Things (IOT) and Automotive.

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 Test Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications
1-5 years of experience in the following areas:

  • Test automation framework development
  • C# development and .NET framework
  • Android based mobile test automation systems
  • System test experience in wireless communications and embedded devices
  • System-level debugging and issue isolation is required
  • Good knowledge of Bluetooth, WLAN and related specifications is highly desired
  • Good knowledge of Machine Learning and Python development is highly desired
  • Good knowledge of Android application development is highly desired
  • Familiarity with various test and tools like packet sniffers, protocol parsers and RF testers are highly desired
  • Master's degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science or Electrical Engineering

Education Requirements
Required: Bachelor's
Preferred: Master's