Wireless PHY Systems Scientist/Engineer
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino),California,United States
+ Typically at least ~7 years of expertise in Digital Signal Processing, Wireless Communications, and wireless chip development
+ Proven grasp of complex wireless systems with strong capability to comprehend dependencies between system components and protocol layers and their interactions
+ Extensive hands-on SW programming skills for modeling and simulation of sophisticated systems from RF/PHY layer signals and channel modeling all the way to MAC protocol/networking simulations; corresponding proficiency with Matlab/C/C++ required
+ Experience with fixed-point design and RTL vector generation. HLS experience is a plus.
+ Experience with handling and processing large amounts of field and simulation data, including user-friendly visualization of complex test setups and simulation results, including measurement accuracies, system latencies, etc.
+ Some familiarity with common analog/RF impairments encountered in wireless systems
+ Experience with and/or knowledge of industry standards such as Bluetooth, Ultra-Wideband, GPS, and/or other wireless protocols.
+ Experience in lab FPGA/silicon bring-up, PHY/RF/MAC testing and debugging and usage of lab equipment.
+ Some experience in IMU and/or camera/image signal processing, and/or some prior engagements in standards organizations or industry consortia are strong pluses.
- Work closely with other PHY systems and algorithm engineers, analog and digital designers, FW & SW Engineers in above areas to invent/derive, simulate, implement, verify and test physical layer features, to make new chips and enable a variety of novel applications in the portable & wearable consumer electronics space. - Collaborate with cross-functional teams to model, simulate, and visualize the performance of complex systems from user movement, wireless propagation models, and RF/antenna behavior, via PHY/MAC protocols and associated signal processing mechanisms, all the way to simulating inertial sensor fusion processing
**Education & Experience**
Ph.D. or MSEE with focus on Dig. Comm’s & Signal Proc., or equivalent.
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