Intel Wireless Research Scientist in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

Initiates the design, development, execution, and implementation of scientific research projects to fuel Intel's growth in the areas of digital communication, DSP, next-generation standards, wireless communication architecture, implementation and applications for the future.

Investigates the feasibility of applying scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products typically 1+ years prior to landing on a product roadmap.

Plans and executes laboratory research. Maintains substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theories, and contributes to scientific literature and conferences. May participate in the development of intellectual property. May coordinate interdepartmental activities and research efforts.

  • Be a team player ready to collaborate with others

This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences.

Minimum requirements:

  • Candidate must have a PhD degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer science or Mathematics.

  • At least 1+ year of research or engineering experience in:

Wireless communication

Related projects either with developing of algorithms, or software, or hardware;

1+ year of experience of at least one one communication technology such as WiFi, Bluetooth/BLE, 3G/LTE, NFC, GPS/GLSS

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with signals, spectrums, DSP algorithms, MIMO, FEC, implementation aspects of transmitters and receivers at the physical layer of communication networks;

  • Programming skills in Matlab, C/C++ or Verilog/VHDL

Inside this Business Group

Intel Labs is the company's world-class, industry leading research organization, responsible for driving Intel's technology pipeline and creating new opportunities. The mission of Intel Labs is to deliver breakthrough technologies to fuel Intel's growth. This includes identifying and exploring compelling new technologies and high risk opportunities ahead of business unit investment and demonstrating first-to-market technologies and innovative new usages for computing technology. Intel Labs engages the leading thinkers in academia and industry in addition to partnering closely with Intel business units.

Other Locations

US, California, Santa Clara

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