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Modem Systems Engineer (5G/LTE – Advanced Algorithms/Simulators)

Location: San Diego, California
Job Category: Engineering - Systems

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Job Title

Modem Systems Engineer (5G/LTE – Advanced Algorithms/Simulators)

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Samsung SOC Lab in San Diego is looking for engineers to join the team of passionate engineers with start-up spirit to build the world-class cellular modem solution. The candidate is expected to bring passion, innovation and strong execution in modem PHY design and performance optimization.


Understand 2G/3G/4G/5G algorithms.
Conduct simulations (both floating-point and fixed-point) in C/C++/Python/Matlab to study, verify and optimize performance metrics.
Design, develop, and implement the floating/fixed-point algorithms, and contribute to the architectural design of current and next generation wireless modem technologies.
Have strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Ability to work in a team environment with multiple teams and challenging schedules.
  • Ability to work with passion and ownership and bring innovations in the design and development process.
  • Strong background in communication theory and digital signal processing with a solid understanding of wireless systems (e.g., LTE/5G/WiFi/UMTS).
  • Ability to program effectively in C/C++, Python, and MATLAB
  • Ph.D. is preferred.

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