Wireless Systems Test & Validation Engineer

Menlo Park, CA | Contract

Post Date: 08/08/2017 Job ID: 20201 Industry: System Test and Integration

Title: Wireless Systems Test and Validation engineer

  • Design and execute engineering validation test plan to test performance and reliability of a millimeter wave wireless mesh network.
  • Determine millimeter wave RF characteristics and performance in real world network topology.
  • Provide in depth network testing to validate performance of layers 1-3 of the wireless mesh network.
  • Design test plan to encompass component level and end-to-end connectivity testing to ensure wireless mesh network meet the strict performance and reliability requirements of ISP.
  • Comprehensive documentation of results and bugs discovered during engineering validation test plan.
  • Work with SW and HW engineering teams to iterate on hardware and software designs.
  • Work cross-functionally with local engineering, deployment/operations team, and OEM vendors to design, test, and debug validation test plan.


  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills. 
  • Strong experience in leading the design, validation, and certifying of wireless communications devices for deployments in large ISP networks.
  • Strong experience in RF wireless communications design and validation.  Experience should include working with wireless technologies including beamforming, MIMO, and extensively knowledge of the 802.11 PHY and MAC layers.
  • Strong experience with physical layer of wireless networks, wireless telecom interfaces, implementation, and debugging.
  • Experience working with RF system integration and analysis of RF propagation.
  • Experience working with ISP for deployment of new hardware into their network in a first office application trial.
  • Experience working investigating external and internal interference.
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking.
  • Solid understanding of working in Linux and Python.
  • Experience working with 802.11AD and 60GHz is a plus.


Education: college required

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