Manager, Wireless System Engineering

Job Description
Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

The Role:

The Wireless Systems Engineering Manager will manage the Wireless Systems engineering team. You will manage the recruitment, selection and retention of the team as we continue to grow our business. You will be responsible for the Wireless System development and will be hands on with the team throughout the development process from concept through design, test, and into mass-production support. You are ultimately accountable for Wireless performance and quality. In this role you will:

  • Recruit, manage and maintain a world class Wireless design team
  • Attend and run cross functional engineering meetings
  • Dive into and take ownership for critical design issues
  • Lead design reviews
  • Work with the operations team for factory test and NPI build support
  • Build design processes to continuously improve performance and quality

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering, or related field
  • 7+ years of experience managing and leading engineering teams
  • Experience in Wireless Systems design, architecture, integration and test.
  • Experience as a technical/engineering lead on a number of projects that have a Wireless engineering background

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proven track record of delivering high volume consumer electronic devices, with experience with global based CMs supporting engineering builds
  • Experience with current and upcoming RF Standards in WIFI, Bluetooth and GPS
  • Good analytical, problem solving and communication skills
  • Communication Theory, OFDM, MIMO, Digital/Wireless Communication Systems and RF engineering
  • Master's degree

Lab126 is part of the, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer-Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation


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