RAKE Cellular SYSTEMS ENGINEER

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
3 - 6 months
From:
Compucom
Place:
Oregon
Date:
04/03/2012
Country:
flag_no USA

Project description:
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OVERVIEW: RAKE CELLULAR SYSTEMS ENGINEER, OR

Would you like to work for the company that produces the newest, most sought-after hardware in the tech industry? Our direct client is a hugely popular computer components creator seeking support for their wireless chipset for a cellular base station coupled with an IA host processor to provide complete solution for multi-standard (WCDMA/HSPA+, LTE, LTE-Advanced) Wireless Base Stations.

The candidate in this contract position will define requirements, system architecture, performance targets and pipeline analysis for WCDMA/HSPA+ downlink and uplink baseband pipeline.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 5+ years of relevant experience as a Systems engineer including recent, direct, hands on experience with RAKE Cellular Receivers.
  • Experience and extensive working knowledge of Wireless PHY baseband protocols for WCDMA/HSPA/CDMA standards
  • Working knowledge of uplink processing pipeline implementation on traditional DSP architectures; pipeline includes Rake receiver, Channel estimation, equalization, interference cancellation, dispreading/descrambling
  • In-depth understanding of traditional DSP architectures including VLIW Solid understanding of 3GPP standards for HSPA+ and LTE releases
  • Demonstrated ability to prototype, optimize and debug various wireless baseband algorithms using ISA, micro-architecture features (eg multi-threading) and offload via accelerators
  • Solid background in Operating Systems (Linux, RTOS, Real Time extensions) preferred

This contract position will be approximately 3-6 months in duration. CompuCom is an Equal Opportunity employer.