Senior System Engineer

$50.00 - $70.00 hourly
  • ATR Intl.
  • Santa Clara, CA, USA
  • Jul 03, 2019
Contract-to-Hire Engineering

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior System Engineer for a very important client.
· Analyze system level architectural and algorithmic trade-offs.
· Conduct PHY layer performance analysis via comprehensive simulations using fixed-point signal processing.
· Lead the development of fixed point Matlab models and interface with RTL designers to implement the algorithms.
· Design DSP algorithms and work closely with DSP team to define IOs and interfaces.
· Invent PHY layer protocols for network entry and link maintenance.
· Design feedback channels that support automatic transmit power control and automatic modulation selection.
· Analyze RF link budgets for non-line-of-sight communication links.
· Implement channel models for multi-antenna phased-array systems.
· Define the SW/HW interfaces and their requirements.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications & experience:
· Solid understanding of PHY aspects of wireless systems from a protocol & hardware standpoints.
· PHY communication techniques and OFDM-based radio architecture.
· Channel estimation/tracking and interference cancellation.
· MIMO spatial processing, reduced complexity implementations.
· RF imperfections modeling and their digital compensation methods.
· Experience with LTE or WiMax PHY protocols highly desired.
· SoC and/or RFIC chip bring-up desired.
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
· M.S. or Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering with 10 years of industry experience developing wireless technologies.

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