Firmware Engineer for Machine Learning Systems
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Corporate Research & Development at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/research
Engineering – Systems
California – San Diego
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 5G’s potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age – and this is where you come in. Qualcomm is utilizing its traditional strengths in digital wireless technologies to play a central role in the evolution of automotive infotainment and autonomous driving. We are investing in several supporting technologies including 4G, 5G, ADAS, and Deep Learning.
The Qualcomm CR&D team is developing hardware and software solutions for the Qualcomm ADAS system. We are seeking ambitious, bright and innovative engineers with experience in software system design, autonomy, device functional safety concepts and implementations.
Job activities span the whole product life cycle from early R&D to commercial deployment. The environment is fast-paced and requires cross-functional interaction on a daily basis so good communication, planning and execution skills are a must.
We are looking to staff engineers at multiple levels in systems & software, integration and test. Details of one of the roles we are looking to staff are listed below.
Desired Skills and Aptitudes
+ Experience in development with C / C++ / assembly on microprocessor-architectures (ARM Cortex A and DSPs) in bare metal and RTOS environments
+ Experience working with BSP development including device driver development, board-bring-up, secure boot & trust zone
+ C/C++ developing Firmware peripheral drivers. Knowledge of RTOS, SoC architecture (core, cache, memory, bus architecture, IOs, etc.) and common hardware blocks
+ Experience with PCIe, DDR controllers, multi-channel DMA engines and NOCs
+ Experience working with and familiarity with important SOC building blocks like interrupt controller, GPIOs & timers etc.
+ Software development and debug tools including compilers, profilers, source control systems, emulators, JTAG and serial debuggers, Trace32 and logic analyzers
+ Prior working experience of hardware accelerators / DSPs and hardware software co-design
Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering
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.
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.