Wi-Fi Linux Host Software Engineer / 3 - 5 Years / Bangalore


Posted 19 Sep 2017 (154 days ago)

Job Description

Role Description: The role is to be a part of the Wi-Fi software development team for Qualcomms range of Wireless LAN SoC solution based on IEEE 802.11. Work on diverse problems like building high performance WLAN using 802.11ac and 802.11ax to building extremely low power Wi-Fi for IoT applications. Work on chips that go into diverse markets from TVs, Audio systems, Cars, Cameras and Appliances. Provide technical leadership to the team while being closely involved in design and implementation of new features and market driven enhancements to Qualcomms Wi-Fi stack. Key Responsibilities: Design, develop, test, and maintain Linux kernel data plane, host interface drivers (cfg80211 based) and applications for IEEE 802.11 devices Maintain upper layer software (hostapd / wpa_supplicant) Work closely with Firmware and System test teams to resolve system level issues Provide work breakdown for new features with feasibility study, effort estimates and risk mitigation Required skills: 3+ years of hands-on system software development experience with 1+ years spent on Linux kernel development, specifically networking subsystem Excellent C programming skills Solid knowledge of IEEE 802.11 protocol specification Good hands-on experience in Linux IP Stack/Network drivers development, QoS, Packet Scheduling and Throughput optimization Good experience in driver development for Host IO interfaces like USB / SDIO / PCIE Conversant with protocol analysers - OmniPeek, Wireshark Excellent trouble shooting and analytical skills that can be applied to resolve system issues M.Tech / M.E / B.Tech / B.E degree in Computer Science, Electronics, or Communications Knowledge of scripting languages like Python/Perl Exposure to 802.1x authentication protocols / Public Key Infrastructure Conversant with development tools (compilers, linkers, etc.) and debuggers such as JTAG, GDB etc.,

Key Skills

Wi-Fi, Linux Kernel, IEEE 802.11


Information Technology And Services

Employment Type

Full Time

Job Function


Experience Required

3 - 5 Years

No Of Positions

Salary Offered

INR 600000 - 1200000

Interview Locations

Client Location - Bangalore(Interview Mode - Face 2 Face)

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