L1 PHY FW Engineer
Santa Clara , California
October 18, 2017

L1 PHY FW Engineer
Job Description
Join the 5G mobile revolution at Intel as part of the Next Generation and Standards group in iCDG Intel's Communication and Devices Group. We are looking for an experienced embedded software engineer in L1 PHY layer development for advanced 5G modem prototypes. Responsible for designing, coding, debugging advanced physical layer firmware of leading edge prototypes for 5G wireless modems. Work with standards technology development and system engineering to translate 5G communication designs and algorithms into functional pre-standards 3GPP, pre-product LTE-A, 5G prototype designs using state of the art platforms, implementing advanced Tx/Rx transceiver chains in the baseband modem.

The role will also be responsible for applying advanced problem solving of complex, modem subsystems involving Physical layer and PHY to MAC implementation. Assess risks and identify issues and solutions to timely and efficiently achieve program goals and project objectives. Drive resolution of technical issues with cross-functional teams. Escalate issues in an appropriate and timely manner.

Behavioral traits for this position include:
- Ability to contribute and work in highly qualified and highly motivated teams working across multiple sites in the world
- Ability to work in a structured, solution-oriented and open-minded working mode
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to understand complex technical systems and solve complex technical problems.


Minimum Requirements:-
BS, MS or PhD in CS, CE, EE or related discipline, with demonstrated technical leadership.

- 6 years industry experience in wireless communications firmware development
- 4 years of experience with wireless protocol physical layer algorithms, features and procedures
- 6 years of experience with software development & methodologies
- 6 years of experience with embedded C, C programming
- 6 years of experience with embedded environments VxWorks, ThreadX, embedded Linux and processors Intel Architecture, ARM or NIOS

Preferred Requirements:
- Ability to create detailed design specifications
- Experience with 3GPP LTE/LTE
- A physical layer algorithms, features and procedures
- Software debugging skills for embedded devices using trace and debug tools Lauterbach
- Experience with software development and configuration management tools Eclipse, Git, SVN, Gerrit, Jira

Inside this Business Group
Communication & Devices Group: The wireless revolution at Intel! We are one team - passionate engineers and technologists from diverse industry backgrounds working together to realize a world of connected computing. We are bringing the best ideas from the brightest minds to deliver future mobile experiences into the market. We are on the journey towards making Intel a wireless leader with exciting products for the Internet of Things, 5G and an opportunity to change the world with your work.

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A little about us:
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