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Senior Test/Application Engineer

Location: San Jose, California
Job Category: Engineering - Hardware

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Job Title

 Senior Test/Application Engineer

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Samsung advanced circuit design team in San Jose is looking for senior test/application engineer to join the team of passionate engineers to test and provide customer support for Samsung’s world-class 5G cellular modem solution. The candidate is expected to have experience with physical layer RF debugging and strong communication skills.  Demonstrated ability to interact with customer's engineers to understand and solve issues at customer’s site is highly desirable.


  • Debug failures and work with RF Design/Test/Firmware team to reproduce problems, design and run experiments.
  • Analyze customer field issues and provide on-site solution, or provide explanation of the problem to test /design team
  • Work with and as a part of the testing team and assist with test coverage integration into the existing framework.
  • Must be able to work with local US and international customers and OEMs

REQUIRED SKILLS  (Education Certificates, Licenses, Travel)

  • Bachelors and 5+ yrs,  Masters and 3+ yrs’ or PhD with focus in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work individually and in teams
  • Strong scripting capability such as Python, PERL, Bash and etc
  • Excellent knowledge of cellular system and RF performance metrics


  • Able to clearly communicate complex issues in front of management and customers
  • Ability to accurately assess project risks, and communicate/escalate appropriately in a timely manner

***************************************************************************************************************************Samsung Semiconductor Inc. (SSI), an equal opportunity employer, is a world leader in Memory, System LSI, and LCD technologies. Headquartered in San Jose, California, SSI is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.- the second largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world and the industry's volume and technology leader in DRAM, NAND Flash, SSDs, mobile DRAM and graphics memory. It is one of the largest providers of system logic, imaging and LED lighting solutions, as well as providing advanced process design and manufacturing for fabless companies. Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. also has a research and innovation center with numerous labs providing product design and research in: logic, memory, image sensors, displays and mobile technologies. In addition, the company supports Samsung Display Company, the largest producer of LCD and OLED displays.


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