Senior Wireless Software Engineer


About MediaTek

At MediaTek, our technology is built with humans in mind to enhance and enrich life. We believe technology has to be great – not expensive. And great technology should be accessible to everyone. MediaTek wants to make the world a more inclusive place, where smart and connected is an equal opportunity. That’s why Mediatek works with the brands you love and gives our partners and their customers feature rich, premium technology at affordable mass-market prices. We power possibility for the world’s billions of people to explore their true potential – their Everyday Genius.

What MediaTek are doing

MediaTek is one of the top four companies globally to advance 5G development.  Working together with component suppliers and worldwide cellular operators around RF technology, MediaTek is quickly bringing a complete, standards-based and optimized 5G solution to the market!

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented Senior Wireless Software Engineer to join our Modem Technology & Architecture team in Cambourne. 

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.

Your contribution

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, you will design and use different tools to quantify these. 

This role will be varied and will give you exposure to the modem architecture across the different software layers.  You will also have opportunities to directly interact with hardware, DSP and standards engineers, both locally and across MediaTek’s global 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 will thrive in a collaborative team environment and enjoy communicating complex ideas. You will have experience with specification, design and implementation of real time embedded software in C/C++ and be familiar with L1 and protocol software for 3GPP cellular systems.

What we offer

• Fixed competitive salary 

• Professional development opportunities 

• Opportunity to work on new technologies 

• Flexible company culture

• Onsite social and wellbeing team 

• Team building and regular company activities 

You may not know it, but our chips and technology are already likely part of your everyday life. You will find us in 20 percent of homes globally and nearly 1 of every 3 mobile phones is powered by MediaTek.

Apply now or start a confidential discussion today!

Lisa Langridge – Talent Acquisition Manager

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