WiFi Engineering Research Lead

Beaverton, OR

52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with an industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract roles with our clients in Portland, Seattle, and San Francisco.

Direct Hire - Salary range $120,000 to $150,000


We are in search of a Senior Research Engineer with deep expertise in RF signal processing and IEEE 802.11 wireless standards, OSI Layer 0-4, and software development lifecycle management.


Major contribution expected in the research, development, and integration of wireless proof of concept solutions for next-generation wireless audio products. 


Excellent team leadership and written and oral communication skills are essential. Creativity, responsibility, self-direction, and self-motivation are hallmarks of our team and we expect the same from all who join us. 


Requirements: 

1. MSEE with an emphasis in signal processing

2. 802.11n or 802.11ac MAC and PHY experience

3. Strong working knowledge of WiFi standards and how to implement them in HW/FW 

architecture

4. Experience or academic knowledge of DSP techniques and experience with MatLab

5. Experience with C/C++ programming, embedded development, and test tools

6. Qualified to manage small team, financials, and deliverables for projects effectively 


Nice to haves: 

1. 802.11ax or OFDMA experience

2. Experience with RF/Wireless troubleshooting and testing

3. Experience in the design and implementation of timing recovery and Phase Lock Loops 

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