Qualcomm 6 month internship - Qualcomm - QCT, Frankfurt, Germany in Frankfurt, Germany
Job Title6 month internship - Qualcomm - QCT, Frankfurt, Germany
DivisionQualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job AreaEngineering - Test
LocationGermany - Frankfurt
Job OverviewJob Function:
Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT) is the largest provider of 3G chipset and software technology in the world, with chipsets shipped to more than 50 customers and powering the majority of all 3G devices commercially available. QCT partners with nearly 60 3G network operators around the globe and has the largest CDMA engineering team in the wireless industry.
This position will be based within the QCT - (Qualcomm CDMA Technologies) Division that creates state-of-the-art 2G and 3G chipsets, system software, development tools and products. Our team is executing tests in commercial mobile networks across Europe. Most tests are very simple from executing point of view but can be very challenging and demanding when investigating problems - the goal during your internship should be that you become familiar with our GSM / GPRS / EDGE and UMTS / HSPA solutions and the associated protocol stacks (layer 1-3) and you learn to analyze / debug problems that you face on your own.
Minimum QualificationsThis opportunity is part of our European Intern Program. To qualify for this position you must be a student (electrical engineering or computer science with major in communication) in the middle or towards the end of your studies looking for an Intern placement as a mandatory part of your degree for 6 months.
Theoretical knowledge in a few of the mentioned topics: - LTE, UMTS, GSM, ISO/OSI stack, handovers, Rake receiver, TCP / IP protocol, fading, source and channel coding.
Willingness to travel required (for most positions)
Can do attitude
Good English written and oral expression
Due to the complexity of mobile networks and the many features implemented in state of the art phones no problem is like the other. You should bring a good theoretical understanding about mobile communication, some good background on IP networks, a lot curiosity about the issues you face and the willingness to constantly learn how new technology works.
Any other written/spoken language is a plus
Knowledge of any scripting language e.g. Perl
Education RequirementsStudying for Electrical Engineering or Computer Science degree with major in communication.
Must have the legal right to work in Germany or internship be a mandatory part of course completion.