Research Scientist
Hillsboro , Oregon
October 21, 2017

Research Scientist
Job Description
Join a team of researchers at the Intel Wireless Communications Research at Hillsboro, Oregon, responsible for research on next generation wireless Technologies and standards Research. A big part of standards development involves evaluating the performance of the legacy system, identifying problems, inventing new techniques and solutions, and analyzing them using simulation tools such as MATLAB.

The candidate is expected to conduct research on a new wireless system and MAC protocol design and evaluate the design through simulations for next generation Wi-Fi technologies.
The candidate is expected to have strong research ability, problem solving, analytical, and simulation skills to succeed in this position.

The ideal candidate should exhibit behavioral traits:

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.


You must possess the minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Relevant experience can be obtained through school work, classes and project work, internships, military training, and/ or work experience. This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.

Minimum Requirements:
  • The candidate must have a PhD degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or any related field with background in wireless communication theory and technologies.

Minimum 1 year of experience in the following:
  • Wireless communication theory and networking.
  • System simulation and modeling experience.
  • Simulation skills ns3, MATLAB.
  • Software development skills.
  • MAC protocol design e.g. IEEE 802.11, CSMA/CA, TDMA, scheduling, etc. and performance evaluation.
  • PHY techniques OFDM, OFDMA, MIMO and interference cancellation .

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