**Job Id** E1955509
**Job Title** Staff CPU Design/Architect (San Diego or Santa Clara)
**Post Date** 07/07/2017
**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware
**Location** California – San Diego
California – Santa Clara
**Job Overview** The main responsibility of this position is to design, analyze, project, and improve the performance of world-class based microprocessors for mobile and portable computer products. The candidate will be working on cutting edge subsystems and will be required to analyze performance, identify areas of improving the performance, , area of these CPUs. This position requires working with cross functional groups in SoC, Software and Systems teams to understand their requirements from the CPU team and deliver to those specifications.
The potential areas to work include Function and performance of CPUs. Performance projection and competitive analysis Micro-architecture exploration and design trade-offs study.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
**Minimum Qualifications** **MSEE/MSCE/MSCS plus 10+ years experience, or Ph.D. in EE/CE/CS with 5+ years experience in the following areas:**
+ Microarchitecture and design of based CPUs or other CPU architectures (x86, MIPS etc).
+ CPU, performance, aspects, including PPA (, performance, area).
+ VLSI design, implementation of based subsystems
+ In-order/ microarchitecture.
+ Completion of at least one tapeout of core or other complex IPs (, GPU etc).
+ Verilog C
+ Ph.D. in Electrical/Computer Engineering/Computer
+ Knowledge of post silicon debug of , or other complex IP subsystems.
**Education Requirements** Required: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer and/or Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Doctorate, Computer Engineering and/or Computer and/or Electrical Engineering
**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**
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.