team within Microsoft Devices
envisions, creates and manufactures the award winning Xbox
gaming and entertainment platform. The team that revolutionized the gaming and entertainment world by designing and delivering the Xbox One Kinect
is a progressive, diverse, and exceptionally creative group of professionals. We pride ourselves on a high energy, high impact work environment that empowers everyone to do their very best work.
The Xbox Kinect
team is looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer
to play a key role in the development of XBOX Accessories
must be self-motivated with a track record in designing and developing analog, digital and embedded designs for high volume consumer electronics market. It is required for the candidate to have effective written and oral communication skills, successful cross-organizational collaboration skills, and excellent technical knowledge having delivered products to mass production.
This position will be responsible for working in a cross functional team to define the system performance, and implement the design for the wireless accessories products of the system. The requirements for such custom solutions reflect the complexity and performance necessary to guarantee the desired user experiences for each application.
You will create and own the design requirements specification. This will provide the architectural, functional and detailed design description, including all necessary parametric data for tracking performance and test definition by firmware and hardware. You will own the detailed design including silicon vendor assessment and selection, digital embedded system, and analog sensors and control.
qualifications include solid digital and analog design skills relating to embedded HW designs including selection and design with CPUs
, memory, data acquisition and sensor interfaces. Design
responsibility spans all phases of product development from conception definition, prototype to mass production design, verification and release to manufacturing. This position requires knowledge of contemporary protocols and standards for Wireless
communications including WiFi
in all applicable modes and profiles. Creating
and maintaining evaluation environments that replicate field utilization system setups is expected.
12+ years of experience within the telecommunications industry or commercial wireless products
experience in integrating with cross functional groups including EE, FW, ME, optics and software, internally and externally.
A solid understanding of core engineering principles, circuit design and analysis is required.
board design and tools, and ability to oversee PCB
layouts are a must.
knowledge of 802.11 and Bluetooth
radios, protocols (MAC
layer) and standards. De-sense
engineering evaluation and debug and knowledge of 802.11 RF parametric specifications.
of indoor RF propagation channel modeling and creation of link budget calculations for indoor wireless system (2.4GHz
of radio transceiver building blocks (Baluns
intimate knowledge of applicable Regulatory
and Certification Requirements
communication skills and must be able to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms.
travel is required.
is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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