Job Opening

Director of Engineering – DSP, Semiconductors, Wireless

Location:
Austin, TX
Number of Openings:
1

Our client is one of the largest semiconductor OEMs in the world. They develop market-leading solutions for mobile, wireless, and industrial applications, including NFC chip sets, automotive applications, integrated circuits, wireless infrastructure, and advanced gateways. They are hiring a Director of Engineering to lead engineering strategy for its most advanced solutions.

The Director of Engineering will lead a world-class team of engineers in designing and implementing wireless applications for DSP, semiconductors, and integrated wireless systems. This person will develop industry-disrupting wireless solutions with the support of a top team of R&D and engineers.

 

This Role Offers:

  • Competitive base salary plus medical/life insurance, stock options, promotion opportunities, and other benefits.
  • Strong support for skills development, training, and continuing education.
  • Financial backing of a multibillion-dollar company.
  • High visibility within the team; direct access to C-level executives.
  • Ownership of a thriving engineering team with strong R&D support.
  • Opportunity to be part of a team working on exciting, sophisticated DSP solutions in a hands-on commercial product development environment.
  • High level of influence and design freedom and a hands-on workplace culture; gather client requirements directly and work with on-site engineers and R&D team to build solutions
  • Industry-leading tools and software with top-of-the-line resources and a large budget.
  • Great learning environment, hands-off management with support when you need it.

 

Focus:

  • Lead the development of embedded software, firmware, and hardware designed to solve real world problems in signal processing, audio, and wireless communications.
  • Define processes and technical strategy for digital signal controller (DSC) solutions.
  • Assist team of DSP engineers, RF engineers, and embedded software developers.
  • Oversee testing and troubleshooting efforts for new solutions.
  • Work with stakeholders to define functional specifications and integration strategy.
  • Hire, train, and mentor members of the engineering team to develop talent.

 

Skills:

  • 10+ years of experience in the wireless engineering space, with strong experience in wireless application development.
  • MSEE or PhD in electrical engineering, preferably focused on digital signal processing and/or embedded software for wireless applications.
  • Advanced technical understanding of:
    • Wireless standards (LTE, EVDO, CDMA, GSM)
    • Chipsets and related hardware
    • RF equipment and networks
    • DSP / digital signal controllers
  • Experience leading product development lifecycle from concept to launch.
  • Outstanding leadership, negotiation, and technical presentation skills.

Interested? Send resumes to resumes@bluesignal.com.