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Systems Engineer, Connectivity Location

Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.
San Jose, CA 95002
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Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.

Engineering - Systems San Jose, California

Position at Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.

Job Title: Systems Engineer, Connectivity Location

Job ID: DSA33221


Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. in San Jose is looking for a talented and motivated location systems engineer. Candidate will work as part of the Connectivity Location team responsible for system/algorithm design, modeling/implementation and product performance optimization of cutting-edge location IP that powers some of the top brands in mobile and wearable markets.


  • Develop key location technologies using GNSS signals such as GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, Beidou etc.
  • Design signal processing algorithms for the location stack including measurement, positioning and fusion layers.
  • Develop MATLAB, Python and/or C/C++ models to characterize algorithm performance.
  • Develop prototypes and proof-of-concept models to generate new candidate enhancement ideas and demonstrate their efficacy.
  • Collaborate closely with SW/FW engineers in implementation and validation of algorithms, and optimization for achieving target performance metrics.
  • Design test campaigns, characterize and optimize chip performance through lab and field tests.
  • Perform detailed data analysis of product logs for performance characterization and issue resolution efforts.
  • Must be open for occasional international travel (up to ~2 trips a year).

REQUIRED SKILLS (Education Certificates, Licenses, Travel)
  • Deep understanding in two or more topics in GNSS receiver systems/algorithms such as KF, sensor fusion, VDR, PDR etc
  • Expertise in control theory, signal processing, estimation theory, and/or machine learning.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Data analysis, visualization and triage experience.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • C/C++, MATLAB programming experience
  • PhD with 2+ years or MS with 7+ years in Electrical Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, Physics or related

  • Background in GNSS acquisition/tracking, multipath mitigation, particle filtering etc
  • Experience with hybrid location technologies, indoor positioning, BLE, UWB etc
  • Experience is high accuracy GNSS and location fusion technologies for automotive products.
  • Hands-on experience with commercialization, driving test campaigns, engaging with external partners.


Samsung Semiconductor Inc. (SSI), an equal opportunity employer, is a world leader in Memory, System LSI, and LCD technologies. Headquartered in San Jose, California, SSI is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.- the second largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world and the industry's volume and technology leader in DRAM, NAND Flash, SSDs, mobile DRAM and graphics memory. It is one of the largest providers of system logic, imaging and LED lighting solutions, as well as providing advanced process design and manufacturing for fabless companies. Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. also has a research and innovation center with numerous labs providing product design and research in: logic, memory, image sensors, displays and mobile technologies. In addition, the company supports Samsung Display Company, the largest producer of LCD and OLED displays.

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Posted: 2020-09-04 Expires: 2020-10-05

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