Application Engineer – 12 Month Maternity Cover

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Application Engineer – 12 Month Maternity Cover
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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology
Job Area
Engineering – Customer Engineering
United Kingdom – Cambridge
Job Overview
The purpose of the role is to provide application support to ensure Qualcomm’s Bluetooth Audio customers can reach production as quickly as possible.
The role accelerates the customer development process by ensuring that customers technical requirements are met and problems resolved.
This is achieved by working with customers to identify their technical specifications, advising them on implementation issues, testing scenarios that concern their projects and validating QUALCOMMs software and hardware deliverables within the scope of their project.
This role requires you to work with minimal supervision and involves the mentoring of junior members of the team. It ideally suits anyone who likes problem solving in an energetic environment.
Minimum Qualifications
* Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
Preferred Qualifications
Excellent hands on experience with embedded hardware and software debugging using:
– PC software tools
– power supplies
– oscilloscopes
– DMM and logic analysers
Ability to understand both detailed hardware/software components and top level/system issues.
Ability to own problems and take fixes to a conclusion.
Diagnostic and analytical skills with a limited amount of technical information
Dynamic and outgoing personality with customer facing and commercial awareness.
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent technical ability and proven experience in embedded C programming, comprehension of specifications and software architecture implementations.
Source code control and configuration management.
Wider knowledge base than just core competence.
Hands on experience of capturing/analysing air traces using wireless sniffers.
Knowledge of memory architectures.
Applications engineering in a semiconductor environment.
Knowledge of wireless technology standards, specifically Bluetooth, FM, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS.
Knowledge of Unix based environments and/or other programming/ scripting languages e.g. Python, perl, C++, Labview.
Knowledge of Assembler and other development in resource constrained environments Hands on experience with MatLab.
Education Requirements
* Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.