Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Sr. Staff/Principal Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Incorporated

Technology Licensing at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qtl

Job Area

Engineering – Systems


California – San Diego

Job Overview

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.

Looking for an experienced and versatile system engineer who is passionate about working with new technologies and pushing the boundaries of mobile technologies. Successful candidate needs to be able to collaborate with various functional teams from different organizations within Qualcomm and also with ecosystem partners outside of Qualcomm to identify and analyze important technical innovations and trends in areas including 5G, automotive, machine learning, multimedia, computer vision, mobile edge computing, security, and user interface. A successful candidate needs to have a strong and broad technical background and is motivated to innovate and learn new technology areas. A candidate will work with core team to develop and manage technology roadmap and collaborate with colleagues from QTL and other divisions to strengthen QTL IP portfolio and licensing business.

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

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.

+ 8+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

+ Ph.D. or M.S. in EE/CS plus 15 years of professional experience, or equivalent mix of education and experience, in wireless communications, machine learning, multimedia, computer vision, IoT, and autonomous driving with hands-on product design and development experience.

+ A strong background in wireless communication systems and wireless radio technology principles is preferred.

+ Solid understanding of 5G NR and the architectural concepts of a 5G network is a plus.

+ Experience with computer vision and machine learning/deep learning.

+ Proficient in Python, C/C++, and working knowledge of deep learning frameworks like TensorFlow, TesnorFlow Lite, Caffe, PyTorch, and SNPE is a plus.

+ Critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills.

+ Strong analytical skills with interest and ability to quickly learn new concepts in different technologies.

+ Ability to conduct investigative research with minimum supervision.

+ Self-motivation and perseverance.

+ Ability to communicate effectively with non-experts in the field.

+ Flexibility to make quick adjustment in a fast-changing environment.

Education Requirements

Required: Master’s, Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering/Computer Science

Preferred: Doctorate, Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering/Computer Science

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.