Job Description:

**Job Id** E1958605

**Job Title** Last Level Cache HW lead

**Post Date** 09/08/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware

**Location** California – San Diego

**Job Overview** QCT Last Level Cache controller Design Team is looking for ASIC Design Engineers for the next generation high speed Cache Controllers. The front end of the controller interfaces to the rest of the system such as CPU, DSP, Multimedia Processors and the engineer is expected to be responsible for enabling high speed (1Ghz+) designs in QCT products. The candidate will work on architecture, design, and deployment of the Cache Controllers into QCT products.

Lead and contribute to micro-architecture specification

Lead and contribute to RTL development

Conduct RTL design reviews

Mentor junior design engineers

Work with geographically-distributed verification team to ensure timely verification of design

Support implementation and physical design teams and ensure that design meets PPA targets

Support timely debug of post-silicon issues encountered by systems DV/SW teams

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

**Minimum Qualifications** **Bachelor’s degree in EE or CE, plus 3+ years industry experience in 2 or more of the following areas:**

+ Infrastructure architecture,s especially the front end interfacing to the CPU, DSP, and multimedia processors

+ On-chip tightly coupled SRAM & L3 cache controller architecture/design

+ Experience with x86 or ARM CPU/bus architectures

+ Ordering of memory transactions and methods to enforce proper ordering in order to conform to ISA architecture

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Master’s degree

+ Excellent communication skills

**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering

**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**

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