Redwood City, CA, United States

Req. 473


Job Description:

The Senior Systems Engineer will develop and implement new algorithms and tune existing systems to get maximum efficiency out of DSL networks and achieve customer objectives. You will be working with large DSL service providers to solve real-world communication problems. The right candidate will have a strong background in communication theory and signal processing, enthusiasm for lab and field analysis, and a desire to implement algorithms in software.

  • Master’s degree with concentration in communications and/or signal processing
  • PhD preferred


  • Relevant experience working on lower layer communication systems, algorithms and/or protocols. Knowledge of xDSL systems highly desirable
  • Experience collecting and analyzing data in a laboratory environment; Careful planning and implementation of experiments required
  • Experience in algorithm design, development and  analysis
  • Experience with MATLAB and/or object-oriented (Java or C++) software development is highly desirable
  • Familiarity with SQL and databases (preferably Oracle)
  • Familiarity with project development tools and environments like Maven, Ant, eclipse, and version control systems is desirable
  • Familiarity with Linux (as a user) as well as scripting languages like Perl or Python


  • Strong organizational skills, fostering teamwork and collaboration
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; comfortable working with customers to gather requirements and present results
  • Excellent time and resource management skills; able to manage changing priorities and deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills


  • Communication
  • Customer Service
  • Team player
  • Continuous Learning
  • Problem solving