Qualcomm Hardware Design Engineer in Santa Clara, California
Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Systems Engineering
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.
As a Hardware Board Design Engineer, you will work with members of the platform/system team and other cross-functional teams to deliver high quality Board Design and timely, successful release to production.
Roles and Responsibilities
Work/interact within a project team (hardware, software, asic, etc) and develop board and system documentation
Work with component vendors and the project team to accomplish component selection
Schematic capture using ORCAD and board layout using Allegro tools
Design board/system per requirements, work with the team during design, testing
Develop/document board/system hardware test plan working with team members
Contribute to board/system bring-up and system integration efforts
Develop test scripts as required in the project to help with testing.
Work with manufacturing through to successful production/customer-shipments
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical engineering or in a related field ; BS with 12+ years or MS with 10+ years experience
Good knowledge related to processor - memory architectures/designs
Experience with PLD/FPGA bring-up, testing/debugging (including board-related bring-up with software, familiarity with signal-integrity aspects, etc).
Working knowledge/experience with scripting (Python, PERL, TCL, etc)
Expertise with high-speed board/system design, logic design, schematic capture, board layout, and testing
Strong knowledge related to signal integrity, power design, thermal management, compliance requirements/testing
Strong experience with design of high-speed, dense, multi-layer PCBs, expertise with schematic capture & layout tools
Excellent technical knowledge & design/working experience with PCIe, DDR3/DDR4 DRAM, ethernet, serdes, I2C/SPI/MDIO
Good Experience in using lab/debug tools (e.g. logic analyzer, PCIe &/or I2C Analyzer, High-speed oscilloscopes, Traffic Generators, etc)
Frequently transports between offices, buildings, and campuses up to ½ mile.
Frequently transports and installs equipment up to 5 lbs.
Performs required tasks at various heights (e.g., standing or sitting).
Monitors and utilizes computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day.
Continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and vendors both in person and remotely.
Bachelors - Computer Science, Bachelors - Engineering, Bachelors - Information Systems
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