ASIC Hardware Design Engineer (Graphics – Santa Clara)
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Engineering – Hardware
California – Santa Clara
Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT) is a global leader in Multimedia integrated circuits (ICs), software and systems for wireless consumer devices including Smartphones, Netbooks and E-readers. Our teams are developing advanced technologies to enhance mobile devices in areas including 2D and 3D graphics, audio/video, display, and architecture. These Multimedia ASICS are co-designed with our Modems, Applications Processors, Analog Codecs and Power Management ICs to deliver highly-integrated, high-performance and low-cost chipsets to our customers and partners.
You will be implementing the industry’s leading edge graphics processor, specific areas include 2D and 3D graphics, streaming processor, high speed IO interface and bus protocols. In this position, the designer will be responsible for architecture and micro-architecture design of the ASIC, RTL design and synthesis, logic and timing verification.
The successful candidate for this position will specify and design digital ASIC blocks in our Multimedia Graphics team that will be integrated into a broad range of 3G and 4G devices.
**PHD Degree preferred or minimum MS degree with 4+ years industry experience required in one or more of the following areas:**
+ Previous experience in designing GPU or CPU cores and ASICs for Multimedia and Graphics applications in deep sub-micron CMOS processes for volume production
+ Experience with Verilog/VHDL design, Synopsys synthesis, static timing analysis, formal verification, low power design, test plan development, coverage-based design verification, and/or design-for-test (DFT)
+ Experience with Computer Architecture, Computer Arithmetic, C/C++ programming languages is desired
+ Exposure to DX9/10/11 level graphics HW development is big plus
+ Good communication skill and desire to work as a team player
Required: Master’s, Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Doctorate, Electrical Engineering
EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.
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