Application Engineer in San Diego, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/26/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently seeking an Application Engineer for a leading test and measurement equipment provider in the San Diego Ca area.


  • Develop test scripts for protocol and RF testing products the client developing for 5G (5th Generation) wireless communications developed by the 3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project) standards body
  • Develop test cases of ETSI TTCN quarterly release of 5G NR and LTE complex scenarios using scripting language TTCN2/TTCN3 and programming language C/C++ using Microsoft Visual studio
  • Develop functional, performance and RF measurement test cases
  • Responsible for integration, validation and implementation of functional and performance test cases for 5G wireless communication standards
  • Test and validate test scripts for carrier specific scenarios: Non-Stand Alone (4G-5G) and Stand Alone (5G). Beamforming, Beam Switching, Carrier Aggregation Handovers;


  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent education with emphasis in wireless communication systems
  • 4+ years of relevant experience in telecommunications role
  • Good working knowledge of 3GPP 4G/5G Access Stratum protocols (L1/L2/L3).
  • Experience with 4G/5G mobile device testing and script development on test equipment
  • Proven experience creating and maintaining test tools with some of these programming languages like Python, C Sharp, C++ etc.
  • Familiar with testing wireless communications devices using base station emulation, fading emulator, drive test simulator, spectrum/signal analyzers, signal sources and network analyzer.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer