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Qualcomm | San Diego, CA
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Headquartered in San Diego, Qualcomm develops, manufactures, markets, licenses, and operates advanced 4G/5G communications systems and products based on its proprietary digital wireless technologies. To ensure that the entire wireless industry is inspired and continues to evolve, innovate and experience success, Qualcomm develops its technologies and solutions for the purpose of enabling key participants in the wireless value chain.

As a Qualcomm systems engineering intern with an advanced degree in electrical or computer engineering, you will work on CDMA ASICs (Application Specific Integrated Circuits) and architect, analyze and simulate cutting-edge, next-generation wireless networks. You will also characterize and improve the performance of networks for voice, packet data, video telephony and video streaming services while identifying functionality for which minimum performance requirements should exist. You may also generate and consolidate performance requirements data and conduct analysis and evaluation of critical performance metrics for 4G and 3G wireless platforms.


* Wireless Modem ASIC Systems
* Physical Layer Systems Design
* Audio/Video/Graphics Multimedia
* MAC Layer Systems Design
* Digital Signal Processing
* OFDM Development

Relevant Skills:

* Knowledge of radio communication theory and digital signal processing as well solid background in cellular communication systems across layers.
* Knowledge and/or experience in MIMO, OFDM, CDMA.
* Ability to program effectively in C/C++, Perl and Matlab.
* Experience with wireless standards (GSM, WCDMA, IS-95, IS-2000, 1xEVDO, Bluetooth, WLAN, etc.)

Intern Benefits:

* Full relocation services (travel, shipping)
* Housing (Pre-selected, fully furnished, shared 2-bedroom luxury apartment, including utilities & maid service)
* Transportation Allowance (if applicable)
* Great Pay
* Intern Program Experience (Local trips, Executive Speaker Series, networking, professional development, tech talks, mentorship, surf lessons)

About Qualcomm

QUALCOMM Incorporated, incorporated in 1985, designs, manufactures and markets digital wireless telecommunications products and services based on its code division multiple access (CDMA) technology and other technologies. The Company operates through four segments: Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT); Qualcomm Technology Licensing (QTL); Qualcomm Wireless & Internet (QWI), and Qualcomm Strategic Initiatives (QSI). QCT is a developer and supplier of integrated circuits and system software for wireless voice and data communications, multimedia functions and global positioning. QTL grants licenses to use portions of its intellectual property portfolio, which includes certain patent rights essential to and/or useful in the manufacture and sale of CDMA products. In December 2007, the Company acquired San SoftMax Inc. In March 2008, the Company acquired Xiam Technologies Limited (Xiam), an Ireland-based provider of wireless content targeting solutions.