Job Description:

**Job Id** E1958045

**Job Title** Systems Engineer – Sensors Machine Learning (Santa Clara, CA)

**Post Date** 11/21/2017

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

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

**Job Area** Engineering – Systems

**Location** California – Santa Clara

**Job Overview** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI), in continuing our long tradition of technology leadership and innovation, is looking for ambitious, bright, and innovative engineers who are interested in bringing exciting new sensors technology to the mobile device market. This is a challenging position offering the opportunity to work with leading edge sensor technologies embedded in smartphones, tablets, smartwatches and other consumer electronics devices. Job activities span the whole product life cycle from early R&D to commercial deployment. The successful candidate will work with systems, software, and integration/test engineers in the QTI sensors group and in related QTI teams. **Job responsibilities include:**

+ Applying machine learning techniques to the design of new sensors technology features.

+ Investigating emerging and new areas that apply machine learning to sensors combined with other mobile device technologies.

+ Leading sensors technology development projects from early concepts through successful commercial deployment in mobile devices.

+ Demonstrating new technology, interacting with customers and sensor vendors, and partnering with internal and external teams to commercialize algorithms.

+ Performing algorithm development, debugging, verification, and parameter tuning with simulated and field test data. Collecting field test data, as needed for these activities.

+ Developing prototypes on reference platforms.

+ Making effective engineering tradeoffs among performance, memory, power consumption, and computational complexity.

+ Supporting software and test teams with deployment of sensors algorithms.

+ Writing reports on algorithm evaluation results, and delivering complete design and user documentation.

+ Tracking project schedules and deliverables, and keeping stakeholders informed.

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

**Minimum Qualifications** **1+ year of applied machine learning (ML) algorithm design and simulation experience in industry or academia:**

+ Knowledge of end-to-end ML development, including data cleaning, feature and classifier selection, and performance reporting.

+ Familiar with ML libraries and packages

+ Proficient in C/C++, Python, MATLAB

+ Detail oriented and take a thorough and analytical approach, producing complete documentation

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Experience in embedded SW development in C/C++ Experience with inertial, magnetic, optical and pressure sensors

+ Experience with Java and Android app development

**Education Requirements** Minimum Required: Bachelors in Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or any similar STEM discipline

Preferred: Master’s or PhD, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or any similar STEM discipline

**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.