Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Software Engineer – Top Secret Clearance Preferred (San Diego CA)

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Government at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qgov

Job Area

Engineering – Software


California – San Diego

Job Overview

Qualcomm’s Government Technologies (QGOV) division develops special products based on its wireless terrestrial and satellite communication technologies for the military, federal, local, and foreign governments. Additionally, QGOV does specialized work for the US government based on Qualcomm’s core technologies. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Must be a U.S. citizen and eligible for a U.S. Government security clearance. QGOV is looking for a software engineer with a proven track record of working on embedded systems. The successful candidate will work on a variety of projects crossing multiple disciplines from across the company to deliver timely results to customers. The individual needs to know how to utilize off-target development and debugging platforms in addition to on-target development. The successful candidate will design and develop both embedded and application-level software primarily on Qualcomm based chipsets and platforms. Low-level debug skills will be utilized to resolve firmware and software issues. The individual will create and utilize scripting language to support rapid prototype and unit test development.

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.

* 1+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

+ Candidate has an active Secret/Top Secret clearance with a current Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI). Previous Security Clearance also highly considered.

+ Experience with Embedded software development, JTAG debugging, IDA Pro or similar tools

+ Familiarity with CPU architectures such as the ARM7, QDSP or similar.

+ Basic familiarity with development tools such as Git and Gerrit

+ Self-starter who likes to be challenged and solve tough technical issues

+ Proven ability to work in a dynamic team environment

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Education Requirements

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

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.