Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Architecture Research Engineer – GPU


Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering – Systems


California – San Diego


Drive the next generation of GPU architecture and rendering/compute APIs through rigorous top-down modeling process. Develop new system-level features, use cases, implementation prototypes, and proposals for standardization. Map emerging rendering approaches to SW/HW to unlock HW acceleration at low power. The areas of interest include Ray Tracing, GPGPU-based geometry processing, and machine learning for real-time rendering.

**Minimum Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field.

+ 5+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience. **Preferred Qualifications Industry experience in:**

+ C++ programming, OO design

+ Working knowledge of 3D Graphics pipeline and/or GPGPU concepts

+ Experience in GPU architecture (modeling, optimization, benchmarking)

+ Experience with performance analysis/tuning on CPU/GPU

+ Application development of Vulkan/Metal/CUDA/OpenCL **Additional Qualifications:**

+ Familiarity with machine learning concepts is a plus

+ Working knowledge of software packages for real-time ray tracing is a plus

+ Experience developing applications for mobile devices is a plus

Education Requirements

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

Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.

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.