Wireless Software Engineering – NEW GRAD (VC007–NG)

SpiderCloud Wireless is the innovator behind the breakthrough, scalable small cell system that enables mobile operators to deliver scalable and unprecedented coverage, capacity and cloud services to enterprises and venues. It’s an exciting time to join SpiderCloud Wireless.

SpiderCloud is looking for a new PhD graduate to play an important role in the complete product development cycle for our UMTS, LTE, and 5G wireless products, with particular focus on MAC/PHY algorithms and wireless system performance. The ideal candidate has a PhD in wireless communication systems, some C/C++ coding experience, and an interest in implementing and debugging real-world algorithms.  The candidate will be reporting to the Wireless Software Engineering Manager.


  • Design, develop, enhance, and maintain wireless algorithms and embedded software for UMTS/LTE/5G radio access networks and other advanced technologies.
  • Debug complex wireless issues seen during QA testing, at customer field trials, and at live customer deployments.
  • Own overall system performance at the air-interface and understand how it relates to customer-visible KPI like call drop rate and voice quality in a variety of RF environments.
  • Understand 3GPP MAC and PHY-layer procedures, expected behavior, and typical performance tradeoffs, especially as they relate to overall system performance.


  • MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering with focus on wireless communications.
  • New PhD grad with hands-on implementation experience preferred, MS or PhD with a few years of industry experience in a wireless software development or wireless system design role will also be considered.
  • Excellent foundation in wireless communication theory and digital signal processing including detection and estimation theory, digital signal processing, RF architecture tradeoffs, channel coding fundamentals, wireless channel modeling, link adaptation, etc.
  • Familiar with C/C++ software development in a Linux development environment and associated tool

Location: Milpitas, Ca

To apply for this position via email - please email your resume to: recruiting@spidercloud.com.  Please reference, “Wireless Software Engineering – NEW GRAD”.