Research and Development

Research and Development : Senior Protocol Software Engineer

Beaverton (OR), USA
Entry level
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Your tasks:

  • Design, implementation and testing of software for the CMX.
  • Protocol based software integration and troubleshooting.
  • Creation of system level software requirements and design specifications.
  • Participation in software code and design reviews.
  • Reviewing standards documents for technical issue resolution.
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Your qualifications:

  • M.S./B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent educational certificate.
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience.
  • Proven ability to design, implement, integrate, debug and understanding complex hardware/software systems and projects.
  • Knowledge of 3GPP NR & LTE RRC and Layer 3 signaling.
  • Proven ability interfacing with multiple teams with multiple priorities.
  • Ability to travel occasionally to worldwide and U.S. locations.
  • Desirable skills and experiences:
  • Background in cellular communications systems is very desirable, such as NR, LTE, WCDMA
  • Knowledge of 3GPP NR & LTE RLC/MAC, RRC and NAS layer protocols
  • Background with R&S CMW500, CMX
  • Background with GIT, Gitlab and other version control tools
  • Background with Microsoft Visual Studio, Visual Code

Our offer:

If this sounds like the job you‘ve been looking for, please email your resume to and reference job number US-PDX-51008169-001. Rohde & Schwarz is an equal opportunity employer.
The Rohde & Schwarz technology group is among the trailblazers when it comes to paving the way for a safer and connected world with its leading solutions in test & measurement, technology systems, and networks & cybersecurity.

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We want to achieve great things together. We never stand still. And neither will you. You will receive training tailored to your needs while working to deliver customized solutions. Assume responsibility for your project or your team to grow along with it – and grow beyond your limits.

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A healthy work/life balance

Together we will create a framework to match your drive and desire to make a difference. By adapting your working time to your personal needs, you maintain the sense of balance needed for maximum creativity and productivity. Your results will speak for themselves.


Bringing ideas to life

We continually reassess long-established ways of looking at things in order to explore new directions. And we offer structures where you, too, can turn your ideas into reality. Along with joining existing initiatives, you will be encouraged to think outside the box and blaze new trails of your own. By doing so, you will keep us moving forward as a company – while advancing your own career. Join us in putting the spirit of innovation into action!


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Health and the family

Health and the family

We are fully committed to supporting you and your family. This includes various packages to promote good health and healthy lifestyles, from sports programs to educational campaigns, to balance the needs and desires of all concerned.


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We are a group of experts extending across every continent. This network is an endless source of knowledge and input for you. With your colleagues, you are more than the sum of the many parts. The result: collaboration and cooperation at the highest level.

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