Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Automotive Power Thermal SW – Staff Engineer

Post Date



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

Job Area

Engineering – Software


California – San Diego

Job Overview

Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age and this is where you come in.

The Snapdragon chipsets have pushed the power & thermal limits in Auto industry with more and more complex use cases and workloads involving ADAS & CV2X use cases involving 4G/5G data rates, advanced multimedia concurrencies like 4K displays, multiple camera streams and simultaneous audio & video streams.

This has introduced significant challenges in achieving superior performance within the device thermal envelope.

Coming up with diverse and innovative approaches in software is very critical in solving these broad and deep cutting edge technical problems.

Interested in playing a key role in optimizing battery life and thermal performance?

Join Qualcomms Target Power & Thermal Auto team in optimizing power consumption and thermal performance for a wide array of use cases. We are looking for talented engineers who want to work in a fast paced environment solving complex hardware and software problems across a wide array of software platforms involving Android, HVX etc.

In this highly visible role, the candidate will perform system level software optimizations using hardware and software power/thermal management techniques, develop algorithms and techniques to optimize OS scheduler and other software components for better power and thermal performance, and solve broad system level power and thermal problems in software.

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.

+ 5+ years Software Engineering or related work experience.

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

Preferred Qualifications

6+ months academic or industry experience in the following:

+ Real Time Operating Systems

+ C/ASM; embedded systems preferred

+ Debugging Real Time Embedded Systems using JTAG or equivalent

+ Python Scripting

+ Knowledge of Wireless WAN, LAN, GPS etc. technologies Personal Attributes / Soft Skills:

+ Analytic and problem-solving skills

+ Technical communication and interpersonal skills

+ Self-motivated and quick-learner

+ Attention to detail

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field. Preferred: BS/MS in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science & Computer Engineering *LI-SRC

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.