System Level Test Engineer
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Engineering – Hardware
Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age and this is where you come in.
In order to drive our next phase of growth in cellular, wireless peripherals and 4G/5G, we are expanding the system test and correlation group. The system level test group is responsible for characterizing system performance for Qualcomm leading-edge Snapdragon products in the most advanced processes. In this role you will be member of a team working on IC design review, IC hardware testing, software, system engineering, and customer applications.
Responsibilities for this position include working with engineering teams for early stage silicon bring-up and post-silicon validation efforts., work with software teams to evaluate integrated system performance, test and characterize HW/SW interaction, device performance at various operating conditions (voltage, process and thermal), work with the production test teams to develop effective production screens for system level issues.
The individual selected for the position, needs to be proactive, able to work in a fast paced dynamic environment, enthusiastic to work at times as an individual contributor and be passionate about delivering quality work.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
+ 2+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.
+ 2-6 years of Hands on System / SW / bench test/ HW-SW interaction test experience, preferably in the mobile devices/microprocessor industry.
+ Ability to analyze specifications, HW schematics/data sheets, and developing test cases for SOCs (System-on-Chip) is required.
+ Thorough working knowledge of Android Architecture, Android Boot process, Kernel, Core BSP and Android Performance is required.
+ Thorough working knowledge of computer architecture& operating systems (Android/Windows/Linux) is required.
+ Experience with characterizing Processors, Graphics, Memory, Thermal and Power performance of SOCs is required.
+ Hands-on debugging/triaging experience using Android debugging tools and/or using JTAG Lauterbach/Trace32 is required.
+ Experience working with Perforce, GIT, or other Source Control SW is required.
+ Experience with using measurement equipment e.g. Oscilloscopes, Power Supplies, Wireless Network Simulators, is required
+ Working knowledge of system level benchmarks (e.g. like Dhrystone, AnTuTu, Monkey Test) is a plus
+ SW development exposure to Android/Windows/Linux platform is a plus.
+ Embedded SW development / FPGA programming is a plus.
+ Experience in C#, .NET Framework, C/C++, Perl/Python is a plus.
BSEE or equivalent degree required, MSEE or equivalent preferred
EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.
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.