Job Description:

**Job Id** E1959447

**Job Title** Sr. Systems Engineer – Virtual and Augmented Reality (QCT XR Systems – San Diego)

**Post Date** 10/10/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

**Job Area** Engineering – Systems

**Location** California – San Diego

**Job Overview** Within QCT’s Multimedia R&D XR-Systems team in San Diego you will be responsible for turning forward looking Augmented and Virtual Reality use cases and requirements into optimized system designs. The main components are cameras, Computer Vision HW blocks, inertial sensors, DSP, memory, GPU, CPU, Codecs and the display processor. **Tasks include:**

+ Collaborate with hardware and software teams to come up with optimal solutions for mobile devices supporting Augmented and Virtual Reality.

+ Design Proof of Concept heterogeneous SW solutions on current chipsets along with tracing information to identify XR specific system issues and verify the potential of innovative new solutions.

+ Design models for timing, achievable compression, caching, CV performance and required bandwidths.

+ Write High Level Design documents and Feature Descriptions to capture the agreed solutions.

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

**Minimum Qualifications** **Industry experience required in one or more of the following areas:**

+ Advanced Virtual / Augmented Reality design concepts (low latency, time/space warping, 6DOF)

+ Power/performance use case specification, modeling and optimization

+ CPU sub-system architecture, coprocessor interfaces, HW/SW partitioning, smart DMAs, HW compression

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Advanced Virtual / Augmented Reality rendering techniques in OpenGLES or Vulkan

+ Knowledge of quantitatively assessing hardware implementation requirements of algorithms

**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience

Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience

**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**

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.