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Qualcomm Modem Systems Engineer - Espoo, Finland in Finland

Company:Qualcomm Finland RFFE Oy

Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Systems 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.

About the roleExciting opportunity to work on the cutting-edge 5G+ PHY modem system design and validation for base station chipsets. Looking for Modem Systems Engineers to develop 5G+ SoCs for base stations with focus on PHY and MAC layer design, link level simulations, technology validation, prototype development, and complete design cycle through commercialisation.Responsibilities- Analyzing latest 3GPP and other specifications to derive requirements- Translating requirements into end-to-end designs- Theoretical analysis and simulation of features, algorithms, and implementation trade off choices- Presenting & documenting specifications, designs, and other results to cross disciplinary and diverse teams, and building consensus around solutions- Supporting the implementation, verification, and commercialisation of features including test vectors and log analysisSkills and Experience we would love to see- PHY and MAC layers- 5G NR, LTE- Information theory, coding theory, adaptive filtering, signal detection and estimation, digital communications- Modem algorithms design, including channel and interference estimation, advanced receivers, decoders, tracking loops, techniques to mitigate RF distortions- Interference and mobility management in radio access networks, interference cancellation, equalization, multi-user detection- OFDMA based FDD/TDD systems and licensed/unlicensed spectrum- System architecture and design of algorithms for cellular modems- Demonstrated skills in design of communications simulation tools- Programming skills in C/C++/MATLABMinimum Qualifications- Good grasp of radio communication theory and digital signal processing- Solid understanding of fundamentals of wireless communication physical and MAC layer concepts- Strong hands-on capability and extensive experience of system modeling and performance analysis- Research or development experience for OFDM/OFDMA based systems- Excellent written and verbal communications skillsPreferred Qualifications- Deep understanding of digital communications and signal processing- Familiarity in LTE, 5G NR, including millimeter wave- Strong programming skills in Matlab, C/C++- Experience in system design for base station modems is a big plusand design validation.- Good communication skills and ability & desire to work in a cross-functional team environment.

Where you will be workingEspoo is a thriving technology centre where over 200 international corporations have established operations in the region. Espoo is the second largest city in Finland, with a population of 290,000, and is located next to the capital city of Helsinki. The transport connections from the airport and the centre of Helsinki to Espoo are excellent.

Espoo is a great place to live for both families, couples and singles with large natural areas a characteristic of Espoo: seashores, the archipelago, the wilderness in nature reserves and the waterways of the lake highlands. The cultural landscapes, constructed environments and natural areas of Espoo are like Finland in miniature.What's on OfferApart from working in an open, relaxed and collaborative space, you will enjoy:- Salary, stock and performance related bonus- Employee stock purchase scheme- Sport & Culture Vouchers- Vision & Dental reimbursement- Lunch Vouchers- Relocation and immigration support (if applicable)- Travel Insurance- Employee Assistance Program- Education Assistance- Tuition Assistance- Active social events calendar

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