Protocol Test Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Hardware

Summary

Posted:
Role Number:200188019
Apple is seeking a Wireless Communication Validation Engineer with a strong foundation in protocols like LTE and WiFi.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong wireless systems knowledge and experience,
  • Strong analytical skills to debug issues across protocol stacks
  • Good understanding of the cellular networks at all levels
  • Hands-on experience with NW emulators is a plus
  • Good RF & OTA fundamentals knowledge and understanding along with practical experience Testing and debugging experience of cellular or WiFi communications systems.
  • Ability to analyze logs to root cause issues along with network analysis
  • Programming skills in C/C++, Python or Matlab
  • Strong RF background across multiple wireless technologies
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to manage relationships across functional areas
  • Strong communication skills

Description

Your focus is evaluating new communication systems and implementations. This includes very early evaluations of different wireless technologies. It includes running focused experiments in relationship to RF/OTA performance, thermals etc. Working with the HW/SW/System development teams and other multi-functional teams on identifying issues impacting HW/SW/System performance. You will perform deep dive analysis into internal logs to understand and identify root cause of any system issues.

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Systems Engineering. Master’s degree is preferred. Technical training relating to Hardware and Software testing and technical understanding and experience with 3GPP standards is a plus

Additional Requirements