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Senior/Staff Engineer - Industry Certification

Qualcomm Inc.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Company:

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Job Area:

Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Technical Standards Engineering

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.

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.

We seek an Engineer with demonstrated experience in wireless system product test and industry certification. The candidate will join Qualcomms Standards & Industry Organizations team. The focus of the job includes driving initiatives to define and adapt certification schemes as well as providing guidance and expertise to internal product certification teams. The objective is to ensure timely delivery and cost-effectiveness of industry certification programs, use of most efficient certification approach and compliance with policies and procedures.

The candidate is expected to develop high quality contributions, give high quality presentations in industry certification forums, work to obtain consensus, and proactively promote Qualcomm wireless technologies. The candidate will provide technical and certification expertise to internal teams and 3rd party labs to help QC based devices through certification.The candidate is expected to be available to travel frequently for week-long meetings (on average 4 to 6 week-long meetings per year are to be expected, distributed between Europe, North America and Asia).

Skills/Experience

  • Solid understanding of wireless radio technology principles and experience with 3GPP cellular industry/carrier test and certification schemes, e.g. GCF.
  • In particular, extensive knowledge of LTE/5G NR industry certification criteria, validation methods, test tools and certification processes.
  • Work experience as GCF ACE a plus.
  • Experience in standardization working groups is preferable.
  • A good understanding of end to end system design is a plus.
  • A good understanding of key business concepts and being able to relate this to various business strategies for both Qualcomm and others in the industry is also a plus.
  • 5+ years experience in cellular test and certification.

Additional Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills is required.
  • Candidate should highlight any experience as an editor, rapporteur or chair of standards & industry organizations.
  • Ability to work independently.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
  • 2+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Education Requirements

BSEE, MSEE or equivalent mix of education and experience, in a field of communications, preferable wireless (cellular) communications.

Applicants: If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application/hiring process, please call Qualcomms toll-free number found here for assistance. Qualcomm will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, to support individuals with disabilities to be able participate in the hiring process. Qualcomm is also committed to making our workplace accessible for individuals with disabilities. Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.

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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.


Our Work Experience is the combination of everything that's unique about us: our culture, our core values, our company meetings, our commitment to sustainability, our recognition programs, but most importantly, it's our people. Our employees are self-disciplined, hard working, curious, trustworthy, humble, and truthful. They make choices according to what is best for the team, they live for opportunities to collaborate and make a difference, and they make us the #1 Top Workplace in the area.

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Posted: 2021-01-14 Expires: 2021-02-14
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