About InterDigitalInterDigital develops fundamental wireless technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the industry’s most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer multimedia experience that are years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world’s leading wireless companies. Founded in 1972, InterDigital is listed on NASDAQ and is included in the S&P MidCap 400® index.Job SummaryInterDigital is seeking a highly-motivated intern to work within our Research and Innovation (R&I) team to design, prototype, and implement next generation of wireless communications for 5G and beyond. These intelligent networks self-optimize to deliver services to users and devices that are tailored to content, context, and connectivity. The selected candidate will design, implement, and verify proof of concept novel software systems that InterDigital is creating to drive Beyond 5G wireless communication systems, including: Development, analysis and simulation of AI/ML algorithms for MIMO for use in our virtualized RAN 5G NR platform.ResponsibilitiesCarry out cutting-edge research in AI/ML for Wireless communications, with particular focus on the PHY layer (e.g. MIMO) of 5G cellular systemsResearch data sets in support of the proposed wireless communications algorithmsImplementation of the proposed algorithms in a simulation test benchEvaluation of algorithm performance and comparison with non-ML based approachesProvide reports and presentations on the algorithms and their performanceQualificationsMust be enrolled in PhD/Masters’ in Computer Science or Electrical Communication Engineering (PhD preferred)Strong background in wireless communications and MIMO is mandatoryExperience with Machine Learning and/or Deep Learning algorithmsKnowledge of 3GPP LTE / NR standards is a plus.Proficient with MATLAB, Python, PyTorch, C/C++Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong team player.Strong analytical and research skills. Ability to thrive in an innovative, dynamic, and research-oriented work environmentInterDigital is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not engage in or tolerate unlawful discrimination against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, immigrant status, military status, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity and/or expression), pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, atypical heredity cellular or blood trait, marital status, family status, domestic partner or civil union status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, assignments, evaluations, coaching, promotion, discipline, discharge and layoff.