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Job Id E1968541
Job Title Modem Firmware Integration Engineer
Post Date 01/29/2019
Company Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area Engineering - Systems
Location California - San Diego
Job Overview
QCT's Modem Firmware Integration group is responsible for the integration of physical layer modem technology modules and other common / shared firmware components into a single binary or library deliverable to be integrated into commercial target software. The team is responsible for managing the integration process, coordinating dependencies with other teams, developing tools to improve the process, and assisting with the verification of the deliverables.

The Modem FW integration group works with the following Modem technologies: CDMA2000,  1xEV-DO, WCDMA, GSM/GPRS/EDGE, LTE-FDD, LTE-TDD, TD-SCDMA Candidates will work with a team of modem firmware developers, modem system engineers, and the modem FW test team to integrate and release FW components via SCM process, further develop and maintain SCM methodology, and to design and develop testing frameworks to help improve quality of deliverables.

Typical job responsibilities include : working with FW development team on integration and release of modem firmware components, contributing to test plan formulation and execution, attending scrum meetings, generation of firmware quality metrics and delivery status, issue tracking and debug, branch maintenance and CR propagation, firmware execution profiling, SCM tools enhancements and support, general administration of release process / methodology, coordination with modem and device target teams. Candidate will also participate in the development, automation, and maintenance of regression / sanity / stability verification platform(s) as well as maintenance of physical layer test (PLT) software.

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
Additional skills in the following areas are a plus:

Open to New Grad or 1-2 years experience
Preferred MS degree
Mobile communications systems testing and integration, working knowledge of signals and systemS
Languages such as Perl/Python/TCL/Ruby
Testing for embedded systems
Release management tools
System Design
Experience with rapid prototyping
JTAG debuggers
Education Requirements
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
Keywords firmware, software, integration, DSP, embedded systems, C/C++, digital signal processing, communication theory, scripting, Perforce, GIT, SCM, rapid prototyping, rapid development, continuous integration, Jenkins, Python, scons, test automation frameworks, modem sanity and regression test

About the company

Billions, maybe trillions of times a day…

That’s how often people around the world likely grab for their smartphone- and all that incredible stuff a phone can do that keeps people reaching for it multiple times a day- Qualcomm invented the stuff that made that stuff possible.

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We come from different countries and diverse cultures, speak different languages and offer unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—to lead the way to a new era of intelligent, connected devices.

Qualcomm’s technologies powered the smartphone revolution by connecting the phone to the Internet, and now we are changing everything about everything else. We pioneered 3G and 4G, propelling mobile to the forefront of the technology world, and now, we are leading the way to 5G that will connect billions more. Our products revolutionize industries from automotive and IoT to healthcare and data-centers, and are allowing millions of devices to connect with each other in new ways never imagined.

We've been called dreamers, inventors, rebels, risk takers, pioneers and geeks. We dream big. We invent bigger. Most importantly, we often do what many think is impossible in the name of innovation.

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