Senior Wireless Software Engineer

Summary

We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Wireless Software Engineer to join our Modem Technology and Architecture team. The main goal of this position is to contribute to the design, implementation and verification of the modem software used in MediaTek’s latest and most advanced chipsets. As MediaTek’s next Senior Wireless Software Engineer, you will engage with experienced cross-disciplinary staff and will have the chance to work on the latest cellular communication standards, such as 5G NR and NB-IoT.

The Role

We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Wireless Software Engineer to join our Modem Technology and Architecture team. The main goal of this position is to contribute to the design, implementation and verification of the modem software used in MediaTek’s latest and most advanced chipsets.  As MediaTek’s next Senior Wireless Software Engineer, you will engage with experienced cross-disciplinary staff and will have the chance to work on the latest cellular communication standards, such as 5G NR and NB-IoT.

The Modem Technology Architecture team is currently involved in the architecture definition, design and validation of MediaTek’s 5G NR chipset. In your role as Senior Wireless Software Engineer, you will be involved in the prototyping, implementation and verification of key software modules.  Performance (MIPS, memory) and power consumption are key metrics that we need to optimize for our products to be world-leading and as a Senior Wireless Software Engineer, you will design and use different tools to quantify these.

This senior role will be varied and will give you exposure to the modem architecture across the different software layers.  As MediaTek’s Senior Wireless Software Engineer, you will also have opportunities to directly interact with hardware, DSP and standards engineers, both locally and across MediaTek’s global R&D sites.  As your experience in our technology increases, you will be asked to provide your valuable insight into ways to improve our future hardware and software platforms.  Solving difficult and demanding issues will be a key motivator for you.

About You

  • You’ll have the ability to learn quickly, innovate and take responsibility for new and unfamiliar areas
  • You’ll be a clear and concise communicator of complex ideas
  • You’ll have a flexible working style and the ability to adapt
  • You will thrive in a collaborative team environment, where colleagues are willing to listen to and learn from one another
  • You’ll be able and willing to travel internationally (from time to time)


Required Skills & Experience

·         Experience with specification, design and implementation of real time embedded SW in C/C++

·         Familiarity with L1 and protocol software for 3GPP cellular systems (ideally on the UE side)

·         Familiarity with build systems and source control

Desirable Skills & Experience

·         Experience in SW design for multi-threading processors

·         Understanding of processor subsystems, memory and bus architectures

·         Experience with DSP programming

·         Experience defining system architectures and exploring technical feasibility trade-offs

Qualifications

·         Good degree in Computer Science (or equivalent)

Location
This position is located in Cambourne (near Cambridge), UK and will form part of a multi-skilled, multi-site, international development team. 

About MediaTek
MediaTek is a leading semiconductor product and technology company.  We look for people with great passion and work ethic, who have a broad set of technical skills who are ready to master new technologies and tackle some of industry’s greatest challenges to positively impact billions, of future users.  At MediaTek, our employees are revolutionizing the shape, size and capability of devices in many parts of the consumer electronics, computing, wireless and mobile industry.  From feature phones and smartphones, to tablets and digital television, MediaTek employees are changing the industry one innovative product after another.

 

MediaTek is a global company, and we are growing rapidly.  We focus on innovation and execution of excellent product solutions for our customers.  As we continue to grow, we're committed to retaining an efficient, entrepreneurial feel.  At MediaTek, we know that every employee makes important contributions, and that every employee is integral to our success.  We provide competitive compensation packages that can be comprised of competitive salary and bonus, along with the opportunity to earn further financial bonuses and rewards.


Compensation & Benefits Package

 

  • Competitive salary
  • Annual bonus schemes
  • 25 days holiday
  • Private medical insurance
  • Company pension scheme
  • Patent reward scheme
  • Relocation and UK visa/ work permit assistance, if applicable

Office address

MTK Wireless Ltd
Building 2010, Cambourne Business Park
Cambourne, Cambridge
CB23 6DW, United Kingdom

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