Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Gaming Engineering
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Job OverviewQualcomm’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. This is a unique opportunity to work with cutting-edge pre-commercial portable devices and contribute to the future of gaming in always-on, always-connected Snapdragon PCs. The position is a multi-disciplinary role where you will be responsible for collaborating with game developers and various partners to help optimize CPU, GPU, and the overall system performance of legacy and new games for Windows on Snapdragon. In addition to direct engagement with developers you will work to evangelize best practices and optimization strategies within the game development community. At 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.
+ 5+ years of professional experience
+ Expertise in C/C++
+ Expertise with DirectX 11/12
+ Expertise with Windows game development and optimization
+ Solid 3D graphics related mathematics background
+ Experience developing, profiling, and optimizing modern rendering algorithms
+ Understanding of modern PC, and console game engine rendering pipelines
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills
+ Willingness to travel both domestic and internationally
+ Familiarity with 3D graphics profilers and debuggers such as RenderDoc, Pix, NSight, etc.
+ Comfortable working with unfamiliar, large multi-million-line code bases
+ Experience shipping commercial games for Windows PCs
+ Experience optimizing games for ARMv7/ARMv8 based CPUs
Unreal Engine 4, UE4, Unity, 3D, Graphics, Rendering, GPU, Shader, Compute, Windows, Gaming, DirectX, C++
+ Frequently transports between offices, buildings, and campuses up to ½ mile.
+ Frequently transports and installs 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.
Bachelors – Computer Science, Bachelors – Engineering, Bachelors – Game Development, Bachelors – Mathematics
1+ years of relevant Gaming Software experience., 5+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience
3 D Rendering, Animation, Application Programming Interface (API), Programming Languages, Unity Game Development
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