Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Gaming Engineering
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Qualcomm’s Gaming group is seeking an experienced engineer to work directly with PC game developers around the world driving game optimizations to create best-in-class experiences for the Snapdragon chipset. The focus of the role will be primarily on GPU and CPU related features and optimizations for PC gaming but will touch all the Snapdragon SOC hardware blocks including, audio, video, neural processing, display and connectivity. This is a unique opportunity to work with cutting-edge hardware, and contribute to the future of high performance, always connected PC gaming.Job DescriptionAt the heart of the Qualcomm Gaming group, we are passionate about next generation gaming technologies and delivering exceptional gaming experiences. Our highly creative teams are full of veteran game developers, artists, game engine experts and graphics enthusiast who work on our latest GPU and gaming hardware innovations around mobile, PC, and XR.
+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
+ 7+ years Software Engineering or related work experience.
+ 3+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.
+ MS, or PhD degree in an engineering or computer science related field.
+ Experience shipping at least one commercial PC or console game
+ Familiarity with 3D graphics profilers and debuggers such as Snapdragon Profiler, RenderDoc, Pix, NSight, etc…
+ Familiar with modern PC/console game engine architectures
+ 7+ years of professional experience
+ Comfortable working in large unfamiliar C/C++ codebases
+ Experience developing source-level game engine features/optimizations
+ Solid 3D graphics related mathematics background
+ Expertise with Vulkan, DirectX. OpenGL, or OpenGL ES
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills
+ Frequently transports between offices, buildings and campuses up to ½ mile.
+ Frequently transports and install 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.
3 D Rendering, Animation, Application Programming Interface (API), Programming Languages, Unity Game Development
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