Joseph Koenig

Joseph Koenig

Work History

Work History
Apr 2007 - Present

System Software Engineer

Broadcom Corporation
  • Implemented and deployed the software organization’s first robust, automated, and functional Wi-Fi driver unit test infrastructure, using proprietary and internally developed frameworks.
  • Streamlined the process by which customer-reported defects are analyzed and resolved within the core driver development team.
  • Developed Wi-Fi network adapter device driver software (in C) for Windows XP and Vista.
  • Resolved device driver-related bugs reported by customers and internal test teams.
  • Migrated existing Linux Wireless Extensions-compatible code to support later kernel and API revisions.
Aug 2006 - Apr 2007

Test Engineer

Broadcom Corporation
  • Augmented existing test frameworks with new TCL scripts for automated testing of device driver and application software.
  • Supported driver developers in issue reproduction throughout the Windows Vista development cycle.
  • Collaborated with PC-OEM customers to develop a joint test plan for a Windows Vista Wi-Fi driver.
  • Coordinated efforts with Program Management to streamline their interface into the test organization.
Apr 2005 - Aug 2006

Field Applications Engineer

Broadcom Corporation
  • Assigned to Dell as an on-site FAE supporting Broadcom’s home and mobile networking business unit’s wireless LAN software group.
  • Worked as a focal point between an experienced large account sales manager and WLAN software program managers to align engineering capabilities with sales and marketing objectives.
  • Validated and debugged Wireless LAN device drivers and user interface applications as needed to support software developers and system verification in Sunnyvale, CA.
  • Interfaced with WLAN hardware and WLAN regulatory program managers to provide a supporting role in Dell’s platform-specific WLAN hardware development.
May 2004 - Aug 2004

Information Management Leadership Program (IMLP)

General Electric
  • Utilized wireless technologies to implement more efficient supply chain processes.
  • Assisted network installations in an emerging distribution center in Edison, NJ.
  • Gained project management and leadership experience within the supply chain.
  • Developed necessary financial tools for project analysis in IT.





Protocol Analysis via Ethereal or Omnipeek

Capable of using Ethereal/Omnipeek to analyze Wi-Fi protocol and performance issues

Wi-Fi & 802.11[abgndhi]

Implemented system software in compliance with 802.11 specifications Significant experience with vendor-specific spec-compliant scanning, roaming, and power-save concepts Familiar with various QoS concepts as well




Extensive use of WinDBG for both active and post-mortem debugging. Proficient in kernel crash analysis, both with and without private source.


Exposure to both NDIS 5.1 and NDIS 6.0 APIs, for the development wireless LAN networking drivers. Significant development experience under the "Extensible Station" model for Winodws Vista Ongoing hands-on experience with the NDIS 6.20 API currently under development


To leverage my software test, development, and field application engineering background in a technical, dynamic, cross-functional consulting or marketing role.


  • Indoor rock climbing (well, until I started getting wrist problems from this....)
  • Triathalon training (coming in 2009!)
  • Android platform development