Embedded Software Engineer – Products and Integration

Qualcomm - San Diego, CA4.1


California - San Diego

Job Overview

  • The Products and Integration team in the Core Platform development group in QCT (Qualcomm CDMA Technologies) division is looking for talented software engineers to drive our existing and future mobile chipset technology to success. The successful candidate will be immersed in a highly interactive and dynamic environment, interacting with cross-functional teams to capture product and SW architecture requirements, integrate drivers and peripheral software, triage system-level issues, and propose solutions while working on the latest cutting-edge technology. Responsibilities include:
  • Interact closely with cross-functional software teams to verify and debug software stability issues and features
  • Design and implement scalable build system software and tools used to generate various image flavors
  • Engage in various optimization activities performance, power, and memory optimizations
  • Participate in silicon-on dock bring-up activities in the lab
  • Collaborate with HW and Systems Engineering team to ensure the Core Platform SW meets the power and performance KPIs
  • Collaborate with program management and product image leads in developing software product roadmap and delivery plan to reduce time to market
  • Develop integration methodologies and define test cases for continuous integration and test automation
  • Perform image and system-level sanity test.

  • All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

    Minimum Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
  • 1+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Industry experience in embedded software development and/or integration.
  • Previous experience in embedded software development and device drivers
  • Experience in integration, software source control, and testing
  • Working knowledge of real-time operating systems
  • Experience with build systems (e.g., SCons)
  • Experience in developing software in C, C++, and assembly
  • Knowledge in scripting languages (e.g., Perl, Python, etc.)
  • Critical thinker with sharp debugging skills
  • Experience in pre-silicon bring-up on simulation/emulation platforms is preferred
  • Working knowledge in using JTAG, logic analyzers and Oscilloscopes for on-chip debugging
  • Communication and collaborative skills

  • Education Requirements

    Required: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.