Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.
We operate development centers in Plymouth, Michigan; Southern California (Irvine, Carson & LA); Silicon Valley (San Jose and Palo Alto); Vancouver, British Columbia; and Surrey, England; as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois.
THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL DO:
Define System-level requirements, interface specifications and architecture
Engage with module and chipset vendors to evaluate various solutions
Write system level requirements that can be traced to hardware and software components keeping
security and diagnostic needs in mind
Design and integrate WLAN with various sub-system components to realize final system
Characterize end to end system performance, multi-radio coexistence scenarios and define key
Support system testing and regulatory compliance like FCC and WIFI Alliance
Support manufacturing team with calibration, assembly and end-of-line testing of Rivian's WLAN
sub-system and components
Monitor automotive, telecommunications and information technology industry-related regulatory
and technology developments
Conceptualize new features and develop system requirements for Rivian's products and services
THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
5+ years of experience working on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technologies
Very good understanding of IEEE 802.11 a, g, b, ac, ax PHY & MAC layer specification
Experience in characterizing and improving WLAN performance at application level is a plus
Ability to build lab setups and simulate different system conditions and diagnosing co-existence
Wireless consumer electronic device experience
Good programming skills with C/C++ and Python
Ability to travel both domestically as required
Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Rivian is committed to ensuring that our hiring process is accessible for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability or limitation, such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, that requires accommodations to assist you in the search and application process, please email us at email@example.com.