WLAN Development Manager

Location IN-Bangalore
Job ID
Anusuya R Rajendran


Who we are:

Enterprise Mobile Computing (EMC) division in Zebra is responsible in creating world class product in Mobile computers space which is widely used across the globe in all verticals like Retail, Logistic, Warehouse, Healthcare etc., Our Connectivity group within EMC division primarily focus on conceiving and enhancing the WLAN features, work on latest technologies like Wi-Fi6, Wi-Fi6e and provide solution for enterprise segment, which enable in tangible impact in driving success factors and wow experience for our customers and end-users. 

We all proudly live by virtues of Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation, Agility, and Integrity which are the core values of Zebra Technologies.

About you:

As a member of the team, you are required to play an integral part in this cross-functional effort and generate valuable impact by implementing feature value adds for the WLAN features generating a significant different in terms of performance for the customer generating meaningful insights, foresights and recommendations.

You will work very closely with engineering, product, and services team to ensure that the WLAN features are ingrained into various product and service offerings.


You are responsible for

  • Managing all stages of projects from staffing allocation, project management and documentation.
  • Drives the Engineering Team to determine schedules to support Platform Development
  • Cross-functional team collaboration to design, define and ship new features.
  • Plan, Execute and Track activities in relation to overall project plans
  • Demonstrates technical leadership skills, accountabilities, and decision ownership
  • To work in a fast-paced environment and work with cross functional teams.
  • Exercises judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions on assignments.
  • Hire, Mentor and retain top engineering talent thus nurturing a competent team
  • Establish systems and processes and drive engineering excellence and efficiency in project execution
  • Track and continuously evaluate the quality of the software deliverable and match the company quality metrics.




Does this role excite you? Then grab this opportunity if you are a super mind with

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Electronics, and communication Engineering or similar.
  • 12+ years of experience in software development with at least 3 years of leading software teams with solid managerial experience in driving the high performing development team.
  • Experience managing engineers of all levels and leading critical software project releases.
  • Domain working knowledge in Networking, IEEE 802.11 WLAN protocol and standards (802.11a, b, g, n, ac, k, v, r).
  • Strong technical background with a good understanding of all development aspects from Application to Firmware.
  • Hands on experience in programming language i.e.., C, C++, and Java. Python is a plus.
  • Experience in working with global teams in an Agile development environment
  • Experience in network protocol stack design and Android networking software components. (e.g. DHCP, TCP/IP, UDP, Socket Programming, Routing concept, Subnet Concept etc.)
  • Exposure to Qualcomm, Broadcom, Marvel or MediaTek chipset with Wi-Fi stack, kernel development exp, Linux.
  • Thorough understanding of wired and wireless security, including 802.11ax
  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies, experience with GIT, Confluence, Jira.
  • Sound knowledge of software engineering and quality processes, methodologies, tools.

You can excel in this role if you have

  • Knowledge of Enterprise product development specifically with prior experience in Wi-Fi protocols and standards.
  • Understanding of RF behaviors and characteristics as they relate to WLAN RF design.
  • Planning, execution skills on full life cycle model development and deployments
  • Self-motivated and self-starter with high degree of work ethic with ability to thrive in a fast-paced, results-oriented, high-energy environment that requires multi-tasking capabilities and implement high priority initiative.
  • Experience with Wi-Fi 802.11 principles and functionality, must be able to speak on topics including Wi-Fi roaming logic, security protocols (WPA, WPA2..), etc.

What we offer you

We are nurturing and encouraging our employee’s growth through career shadowing, mentorship, flexible work arrangements and Zebra’s GEM appreciation/recognition program

Zebra’s culture is encouraging and collaborative where our employees are encouraged to learn and grow together. As we celebrate our 5 decades of success, this is a phenomenal time to join us and make your mark for the 6th one. We are excited to hear from you!”

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