Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Software Engineering Internship (Summer 2021)


Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering – Software


California – San Diego

California – San Jose

California – Santa Clara

Colorado – Boulder

Texas – Austin


Before there were smartphones or smart cities, before autonomous cars or 360° virtual reality videos, there was our technology. Headquartered in San Diego, for over 30 years Qualcomm inventions have inspired others to make the impossible, possible. From 5G to artificial intelligence, from IoT to automotive and extended reality applications, Qualcomm is inventing the technologies of an intelligently connected future, spearheading research efforts for the next global wireless standard, and collaborating with industry leaders in the wireless value chain to make this future a commercial reality.

**As a Software Engineering intern at Qualcomm** you have the opportunity to push the boundaries of what exists and establish the new standards for tomorrow. You will be innovating as an equal contributor on teams of world-class engineers to develop, implement and maintain software for the most complex wireless devices in the industry today. You will leverage your degree in Computer Science or Engineering to make an immediate impact on the Software Development Life Cycle of one of Qualcomm numerous wireless software technologies.

Sounds like a pretty big deal to just start with a simple internship, doesn’t it? But we are looking for the next generation of dreamers, inventors, rebels, risk takers, and pioneers.

**Potential Project Responsibilities & Technologies :**

+ Design and develop embedded, real-time OS

+ System-level integration issues

+ Design and Integrate new features

+ Integration and test platforms

+ Develop and execute test scenarios

+ Android Architecture

+ Linux OS Development

+ Linux Kernel/Device Driver Development

+ Modem Software: Air interfaces/Data Services/Multimode

+ OS: Android, Linux, Windows, Chrome, Native Platforms (RIM)

+ Multimedia: Video, Display, Audio, Graphic, Core Power, Camera

+ LTE (Long-Term-Evolution)

+ L2/L3 Protocols

+ CoreBSP (Board Support Package): Drivers, Peripherals, Products, OS **Relevant Skills**

+ Strong coding abilities in C/C++ Experience with scripting languages such as Python, Perl

+ Experience with Linux/UNIX, Linux Drivers, Linux Kernel, Mobile SW development in Windows Mobile, Android, design patterns, wireless network protocols such as TCP/IP, SIP

+ Familiarity with real-time operating systems **Spend your summer working in the future.** Working at Qualcomm may be the closest you’ll get to experiencing time travel. You won’t just work in a lab or write lines of code. Our interns join world-class teams to help define and build what is next for mobility and the world.

+ You’ll be paired with a mentor with visibility to your project and team, receive support from your manager and have access to the entire Qualcomm employee community to ensure your success.

+ In addition to competitive pay and accrued vacation time, you will receive full relocation coverage and furnished housing accommodations for the duration of your internship

+ We’ll make sure you have fun outside of work with weekend surf lessons & beach days, networking opportunities with Qualcomm executives and professionals, company-wide mentorship program platform, overnight hackathon, community service opportunities, and so much more…

+ Whether you’re graduating and seeking a full-time position after your internship, or hoping to return for another internship the following year, you will be considered for a returning offer through an evaluation of your work from the summer. _*Certain program offerings are only available in certain office locations or to those who qualify based on pre-determined criteria. Specific benefits provided for given roles and locations will be detailed at the time of offer._ All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Education Requirements

Courses completed should include but not be limited to: Data Structures, Operating Systems, Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Computer Algorithms, Mathematics, Computer Architecture, Programming.


In study towards Bachelors (3.0 GPA or above), or Masters (3.5 GPA or above), in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering.

Must be available for 3 months during Summer 2020 (May-September)

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.