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Software Developer II in Santa Clara, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/2/2019

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Job Description

Request #8872633 Software Developer II

Our client located in Santa Clara, is currently looking for a Software Developer II  utilizing RF System Integration Engineer – RF Technologies. Day shift 8:00 am to 5:00 pm or 7:00 am to 4:00 pm. Will be on a contract W2 for 1 year, after possibility getting hired on or assignment extended depending on performance. 

Candidate will develop and optimize RF automation systems used on clients newest products including ?phones, ?Watch, ?tablets and more for different wireless technologies. 

Candidate will support multiple products by authoring scalable software and utilizing strong engineering fundamentals.

 • Candidate will contribute to a multi-facetted software suite based on C/C++.

 • Candidate should be well versed with various wireless technologies.

 • Furthermore, the candidate will analyze results in conjunction with RF Hardware and Antenna Engineering teams to identify and root cause issues. 

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent fundamentals and relevant work experience programming in one or more of C, C++, Objective-C
  • Good working knowledge of RF fundamentals
  • Basic knowledge of RF lab equipment including: spectrum analyzers, vector signal generators, power sensors, switch controllers, combiners, etc.
  • Good understanding of RF para metrics
  • Basic knowledge of EE lab equipment including: oscilloscopes, multimeters, power supplies, etc.
  • Energy and drive to thrive in a start-up like environment
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming (OOP) concepts & scalable software design principle


  • Power user of test and automation using the latest Rohde & Schwarz, Litepoint, and/or Agilent cellular equipment. Specifically, experience with testing RF metrics for different technologies
  • Recent experience or understanding of current wireless RF standards (e.g. 3GPP, GSM, WCDMA, UMTS, LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC)

Description (Candidates)

  • 2 to 5+ years of industry experience or equivalent
  • Recent experience in developing test solutions for various wireless technologies
  • Recent experience developing new software applications or drivers on any platform
  • Recent experience with current and upcoming wireless RF standards (e.g. 3GPP, GSM, WCDMA, UMTS, LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC)
  • Familiarity with cellular tester like CMW-500, Agilent EXT/8960 or equivalent is preferred.
  • Familiarity with tools that enable high volume manufacturing of these technologies


BSEE required, MSEE preferred

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Languages: English (Read, Write, Speak)

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer