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WiFi and RF Designer



As a Wireless and RF System Engineer on our team, you will join a dynamic team responsible for qualifying the wireless features and software for the product lines. The successful candidate will drive to ensure the stability and reliability of our WiFi/BT/and IoT chipsets and products. The designation of this role will be based on experience and expertise.


Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills, ability to lead the projects and present them to upper level mgmt.
  • Create test lab or customer environment for trouble shooting any issues that may occur in a lab or customer home.
  • Understands the data/ results and can interpret the data - communicate them well.
  • Able to parse raw Wi-Fi traffic data during troubleshooting and validation efforts
  • Strong knowledge on RF propagation fundamentals, including MU-MIMO, Link budget, SISO, MIMO, MCS index and general RF characteristics.
  • Triage and trouble-shooting Wi-Fi enabled Gateways connected to Wi-Fi functionality and Performance
  • New Wi-Fi features validations
  • Perform Wi-Fi quality assurance testing and triage for devices including phones, tablets, and Smart Tv’s. Triage and trouble-shooting Wi-Fi enabled Gateways connected to smart home devices
  • Product testing and defect validation
  • Understanding of 802.11ac standards and specs
  • IoT testing (Zigbee, Bluetooth, Thread, etc.)
  • Inter-Op testing (CE, CPE, etc.)
  • Rate vs orientation, Rate vs. Range, etc.
  • Traffic Generators( iGen, Ixia Chariot, iPerf, etc.)
  • Enhanced Wi-Fi feature testing

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Education & Experience

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience 


Must have a minimum of 6-years work experience in Wi-Fi Planning, Design, and analysis. Familiar with 802.11 standards and Wi-Fi alliance developments.


Additional Eligibility Qualifications

Preferable to have automation experience in any of the scripting or programing languages Coding skills in C/C++ or scripting skills in python/shell


Other Duties

Please note this Job Profile is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice




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Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis