Senior Wireless System Engineer - Physical Layer

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San Diego, CA, United States

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Senior Wireless System Engineer - Physical Layer


San Diego, CA 

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XCOM Labs was founded by Paul Jacobs in 2018.  Our team has a proven history of building businesses and setting industry standards.  XCOM is a dynamic company that attracts highly talented people who have a passion for transformative wireless technologies.  We believe that the only way to predict the future is to INVENT it.
What you’ll be doing
As a Senior Wireless System Engineer - Physical Layer, you will be working on advanced wireless communications system design in 4G, 5G, unlicensed and beyond with emphasis on design, implementation issues and testing.  This will include developing application driven system solutions from concept to prototype validation, along with system-level analysis and performance simulation platforms.
What you will bring to XCOM
  • PhD EE with emphasis on communication theory/systems and at least 5 years of experience OR MSEE with emphasis on communication theory/systems and 7+ years of experience in wireless systems design and engineering.
  • Experience with 3GPP LTE and 5G NR physical layers and features.
It’s a bonus if you have:
  • Understanding of IEEE 11ad/ay specifications and design issues is a plus.
  • Familiarity with 802.11 standards.
  • Support of technology validation and prototype demonstrations.
  • Understanding of NR architecture including SA and NSA.
  • Experience in advanced MIMO techniques – theory and implementation.
  • Experience in wireless propagation and spatial channel models.
  • Experience in developing comprehensive link and system level performance simulations.
What XCOM will bring to you!
During your interview, you will learn about our benefits, innovative technology, and welcoming corporate culture.  A few highlights include: 
  • A work environment built on teamwork, innovation, openness, and respect
  • Professional growth and development by working with industry leaders in 5g technology
  • Comprehensive health care and wellness plans for your entire family with no premium cost to you
  • Flexible work options based on business needs
  • 401(k) Savings Plan and company equity
  • Paid holidays and paid time off
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Relocation assistance (if applicable)