Job Description:

**Job Id** E1959910

**Job Title** System engineer – Audio CODEC

**Post Date** 10/30/2017

**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** Qualcomm’s Multimedia R&D and Standards Group is seeking candidates for its Audio CODEC Systems team in San Diego, CA. The team is responsible for the system design and architecture of Audio CODECs and Smart PAs in Qualcomm chipsets.

Work in the Audio CODEC (ADC/DAC) systems team on system definition, analysis, design, development, modeling/simulation and system integration and test. Tasks involve building system models for simulation, analyzing simulation results, writing specifications and test plans, creating internal tools to improve system design flow, conducting on-target lab measurements and preparing materials for data reviews. Candidates will be responsible for

+ Writing system C code to simulate the behaviors of subsystems that range from MCU, DSP, memory, bus inter connect and Signal Processing hardware

+ Writing CODEC system specifications based on competitive data, marketing requirement, feasibility and system performance analysis

+ Writing test plans for new designs and conducting post silicon validation test

+ Building PC or embedded software tools that generate programming sequence for testing purposes

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

**Minimum Qualifications** **2+ yrs. industry exp. in one or more of following skills :**

+ Basic audio signal processing concept and familiar with audio ADC/DAC

+ Programming skills (C/ C++ or other programming languages) and experience in embedded system programming (MCU or DSP).

+ Lab equipment such as spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, and logic analyzers.

+ Hardware/software interfaces.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ 5+ yrs. of exp. audio signal processing, ADC/DAC and programming

+ Analytical and systematic problem-solving skills

+ Experience in fix point implementation

+ Experience in Windows programming

+ Experience in Raspberry Pi programming (Python or C)

+ Experience with common communication busses like I2C, SPI, UART, USB etc.

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

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

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

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