Company:Qualcomm Innovation Center, 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.
We are developing a tool chain that includes a highly optimizing C/C++ compiler, debugger, simulator, and GUI-based profilers. We are seeking a talented developer to be part of the team for Qualcomm’s DSP software development tools team. The simulator is extensively used internally and by external customers as a critical piece of Qualcomm’s DSP strategy. The ideal candidate will have experience developing high performance microprocessor simulators, such as instruction-set, cycle-accurate, cycle-approximate, or programming reference model simulators. The candidate should have deep understanding of microarchitecture design concepts – execution units, registers, instruction latency, hardware stalls etc. The candidate should also have experience using system software stack (compiler, assembler, debugger) and understand how a simulator enables developers to write and test their code on an off-target platform.Responsibilities• Develop new code to support new versions and new features of the simulator and profiling tools• Maintain the current codebase with bug fixes and enhancementsIdentify areas for improvement in tools performance via benchmarking and code analysis• Improve the current codebase with rewrites of legacy modules based on performance analysis• Interface with other teams, including hardware verification, DSP architecture, and software development to understand customer requirements• Identify areas for improvement in tool usability via interaction with usersSkills/experience• 2+ years of relevant industry experience working with simulators• Hands-on software development experience in C/C++• Experience developing cross-platform software for Windows and LinuxEducation requirements• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering required.• Master’s degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering preferred.
• 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
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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