Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Audio SW System Application Engineer

Post Date



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

Job Area

Engineering – Customer Engineering


California – San Diego

Job Overview

System software application engineering role requires audio system architecture expertise working in 5G-NR Modem technologies with DSDA to join the Automotive Telematics Application Engineering team. 5G-NR , Dual SIM Dual Active (DSDA) design presents significant challenges due to two radios being simultaneously active at the same time and with C-V2X concurrent operation use-case.

This role will involve supporting OEMs/Tier-1/Tier-2s with 5G-NR DSDA audio system architecture feature specific customizations from proof of concept to final product commercial launches. The individual will work with a team of dedicated experts to develop next generation Telematics products for connected vehicle – 5G-NR , DSDA technologies.

+ Provide Leadership to automotive telematics customer projects, detailed OEM customer architecture and software design reviews

+ Focus on 5GNR, DSDA designs. Provide timely inputs/feedback to internal product development and management teams for product software roadmap

+ Provide end-to-end system application engineering & debug support to customers.

+ Help OEMs to understand QCT modem software/solution, give customers training about QCT products.

+ Provide support for TCU/NAD/5G-NR/DSDA use-cases including 5GNR trials on customer products

+ Contribute to 5GNR- DSDA automotive system audio architecture documentation, user guides and application notes.

+ Build strong relationship with customers (OEM/ODM/Tier-1/2s) and deep involvement in the technical execution of the projects

+ The role requires interfacing with Automotive OEMs/Tier-1/2 software developers and Qualcomm engineers in brainstorming issues, solutions, test procedures, develop scripts, document various procedures

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.

+ 2+ years Software Applications Engineering, Software Development experience, or related work experience.

+ 2+ years experience with debugging techniques.

+ 2+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

+ 2+ Years work experience in audio systems, architectures, embedded software and/or driver development

+ Extremely strong knowledge of C/C++ programming is mandatory

+ Knowledge of one or more Real-Time Operating Systems is preferred: (Android/Linux, QNX)

+ Understanding of ALSA, Audio Driver is mandatory

+ Thorough understanding of one or more multimedia frameworks viz., (OpenMAX, GStreamer, StageFright (NuPlayer), MMF) desirable

+ Exposure to Apple CarPlay, Baidu Car-Life, Android Auto, etc.

+ Sound understanding of ARM architectures (v7, v8).

+ Fluent in industry standard software development tools: debuggers, code revision control systems (GIT, Perforce), IDEs and build tools

+ Excellent knowledge of Audio and voice encoder formats – MP3, AAC, WMA, AC3, Dolby Digital, DTS, FLAC, AMR, EVRC, QCELP, etc.

+ Experience in audio/video processing pipeline implementation for media applications (playback, capture, transcoding, streaming, voice call, software defined radio, etc.).

+ Experience in Audio/Video pre- and post-processing algorithms for subjective quality enhancement – such as: EC/NS, ANC, ICC, AGC/ limiter, SRC, speech recognition, noise cancellation, natural language recognition, multi-mic, multi-speaker algorithms, etc.; motion compensation & estimation, deinterlacing is a plus. Knowledge of computer vision, Audio/video Analytics (facial recognition, object recognition), streaming and networking protocols such as RTP, RTSP, HLS, Adaptive Bit Rate Streaming, HTTP, UDP, Bluetooth protocol. is a plus

+ Strong communication and interpersonal skills, high motivation, the ability to learn quickly, and must be a self-starter

+ Good coordination ability to co-work with internal and external teams.

Education Requirements

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

Preferred: Master’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

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.