Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Core Power Software Validation Engineer

Post Date



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

Job Area

Engineering – Test



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 Core Power SW validation team is responsible for validating/integrating Power/Thermal SW for all Qualcomms Modem and Application Processor chipsets. In this position, the candidate will be responsible for:

+ Test content development, planning, and execution of test cases for Power/Thermal SW and debugging of SW related issues/problems on all Qualcomm chipset for various HLOS and non-HLOS Subsystems (Android, Windows etc.).

+ Development of API level as well as system level test plans and test content using C/C++/C# and Python.

+ Development/Execution of functional/features tests for power/thermal SW and power/ thermal characterization/optimization

+ Actively interact and work closely with Power/thermal SW teams, Chipset thermal/power team, Target Power team, automation framework developers & other test engineers in team environment.

+ Provide test results and characterization/optimization data to cross functional teams.

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.

Preferred Qualifications

+ Development skills in C/C++/C#, Python programming experience

+ Experience in test content development, execution and debugging

+ Knowledge of embedded systems

+ Knowledge of SW product cycle

+ Written and verbal communication skills

+ Proven ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously

+ Be flexible, independent and self-motivated

+ Thermal/Power test experience on any platform is a big plus

+ Any technical background on thermal related fields is a big plus

+ Experience in modem (3G/4G) call processing and physical layer is a plus

+ Experience in multi-media technologies (Audio, Video, Camera & etc.) is a plus

+ Experience in any operating systems platform testing (Microsoft Windows Phone, Google Android, & etc.) is a plus

+ Team player and have strong analytical skills. Previous testing experience on QCOM platform will be given a preference

Education Requirements

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

Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering with 1-2 years of work experience


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.