Intel Wireless Standards Systems Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

Next Generation and Standards (NGS) within Intel is responsible for researching, developing, prototyping and standardizing compelling Intel advanced technologies for next-generation wireless systems.

The candidate will work in this team as a Wireless Standards Engineer responsible for technology development and performance evaluation towards the next generation wireless networks.

The position requires experience in wireless access network communication principles; PHY/MAC layer and network layer and cross layers design and inter-dependency; wireless systems including 5G NR, LTE, WiFi and BlueTooth.

The candidate must be a creative problem solver in 4G and 5G wireless systems. Experience in wireless technologies including OFDM, device-to-device, relay, heterogeneous network, interference management, cooperative network, massive MIMO and mmWave communications.

Good written and verbal communication skills, and interpersonal skills

Self-motivated, proactive, work effectively with internal and external groups

Ability to work in a multi-discipline team to design and develop a complete wireless communications system


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:

  • The ideal candidate must have a PhD degree in Communications Engineering

  • 1+ year of experience in:

LTE and Wi-Fi PHY/MAC protocol and implementation

Programming skills in C, Matlab, OPNET and NS-3

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in communication theory and digital signal processing.

  • Analytical and research skills

Inside this Business Group

The Next Generation and Standards Group's mission is to lead standards, ecosystem, and prototyping development efforts across Intel for advanced wireless communications IP, starting with 5G and beyond. This group brings together a panorama of competencies including standards creation, ecosystem development, use case and business development in creating advanced prototypes and technologies that propel Intel's leadership. In addition, the group is rapidly expanding towards integration of communications and compute with new technologies and use cases including advanced end to end communication networks, autonomous driving, drones, artificial intelligence, while continuing its leadership in 5G. NGS holds all the advanced communications and compute technology assets to deliver an exciting, converged future at the center of the intelligent data explosion.

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