Job Description:

**Job Id** E1960509

**Job Title** 3D Engine Developer / Expert

**Post Date** 12/01/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

**Job Area** Engineering – Software

**Location** California – San Diego

**Job Overview** Qualcomm’s Advanced Content and Developer Technologies Group is seeking an experienced software engineer to work directly with leading commercial 3D game engines and content developers from around the world to drive engine level enhancements and optimizations for the Snapdragon platform.

The production quality and consumer expectations for mobile gaming, VR, and AR applications have risen tremendously over the past few years and continue to race upwards. At the same time, the performance of Snapdragon based mobile devices has grown exponentially, with an over 200x performance improvement in the Adreno GPU alone over the past 5 years. This position is focused on the intersection these software and hardware trajectories where you will work to optimize and enhance commercial 3D game engines to showcase the latest Snapdragon features.

This is a unique opportunity to work with cutting-edge pre-commercial mobile devices and contribute to the future of mobile gaming, VR, and AR technology.

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

**Minimum Qualifications** 10+ years experience in the following:

+ C/C++ Expertise

+ Experience working with Unreal Engine 4 (source level)

+ 3D graphics related mathematics

+ Experience with DirectX, OpenGL, or OpenGL ES

+ Experience developing, profiling, and optimizing modern rendering algorithms

+ Understanding of modern PC, console, and mobile game engine rendering pipelines

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Knowledge of Android OS and Android application development

+ Experience using low-level graphics APIs such as Vulkan or DirectX 12

+ Familiarity with 3D graphics profilers and debuggers such as Snapdragon Profiler, RenderDoc, Pix, NSight, etc

+ Comfortable working with large multi-million-line code bases

+ Effective written and verbal communication skills

+ Willingness to travel both domestic and internationally

+ Self-motivated

**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**

About Qualcomm

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.