Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Engineering
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.
Software Stability Engineer role with following responsibilities:• Investigate and debug software stability issues found in various Qualcomm chipsets covering multi-processor, multi-RTOS systems.• Typical issues include coding and algorithmic bugs, resource exhaustion, stack and heap corruptions, SW and HW watchdogs, HW misconfiguration.• Maintain expert-level knowledge of SW debugging methods and apply them judiciously to quickly resolve stability issues.• Methods include code inspection and instrumentation, SW log analysis, SW tracing, JTAG, ETM, Oscilloscopes.• Understand wireless communications technologies used in Qualcomm chipsets such as C2K, GSM, UMTS, LTE, TDS-CDMA, NR5G, ,WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC.• Work with development, test and customer engineering teams to resolve stability issues using processor simulators as well as live hardware.• Represent stability team in various cross-team efforts such as chip bring-up, debugging in customer site and feature design discussions.• Develop tools, scripts and training material to help improve stability process. • • Discuss technical analysis of stability issues and provide status through reports, scrum meetings and management reviews.
• 2-5 years of software experience within the wireless, telecommunications or semiconductor industry• Experience programming with C and C++• Experience with at least one scripting language (e.g. Perl, Python, CAPL, shell, bash)• Experience with SW and HW tools used in debugging Additional skills in the following areas are a plus:• Microprocessor architecture experience• Trace32 scripting is a plus• ARM, Cortex and Hexagon architecture is a plusGood understanding of embedded systems concepts including RTOS, integrated memory, caches, bus architectures (e.g. AHB, NoC, SDIO)
• Frequently transports between offices, buildings, and campuses up to ½ mile.
• Frequently transports and installs equipment up to 5 lbs.
• Performs required tasks at various heights (e.g., standing or sitting).
• Monitors and utilizes computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day.
• Continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and vendors both in person and remotely.
Bachelors – Computer Science, Bachelors – Engineering, Bachelors – Information Systems
2+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc., 2+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience
1+ years of work experience in a role requiring interaction with senior leadership (e.g., Director level and above). ,2+ years experience working in a large matrixed organization. ,2+ years experience with API. ,2+ years experience with Database Management Software. ,4+ years Software Engineering or related work experience.
Mathematical Methods, Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), Scientific Analysis, Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), Software Solutions
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