Job Description:

**Job Id** E1955685

**Job Title** Touch System SW Engineer (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** The team is looking for a candidate who has strong background on Firmware/Embedded/RTOS concepts, with an understanding of HW concepts and ability to drive projects. The ideal candidate should have strong programming skills, understanding of SoC architecture and analyzing system SW crash dumps & identifying root cause of stability issues (such as memory corruptions, timing violation, latency etc.)

The candidate would have opportunity to interact with multiple SW & HW teams to understand touch AFE System Architecture

Apart from getting to understand and debug system level issues, this position is expected to give an exposure to understand various quality stages from product development to commercial launch of the product.

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

**Minimum Qualifications** **A minimum of 2+ years industry experience required in the following areas:**

+ Previous experience in writing device drivers and RTOS programming

+ Embedded software development in C and C++ SW Programming skills in C, MATLAB, Python, Shell, Scripting

**Preferred Qualifications** **Additional skills in the following areas are a plus:**

+ Previous experience in platform bring-up (pre-silicon/post-silicon)

+ Knowledge in scripting languages (e.g., Perl, Python, etc.)

+ Good understanding of CPU architecture and real-time operating systems

+ Excellent critical thinker with sharp debugging skills

+ Interact closely with cross-functional software teams to verify and debug software stability issues and features

+ Engage with HW to identify potential HW bugs

+ Engage in pre-silicon bring-up on simulation/emulation platforms

+ Participate in silicon-on dock bring-up activities in the lab

+ Define and develop test cases to catch HW/AFE specific issues

+ Excellent communication and collaborative skills

+ Touch Ecosystem and Product Development

+ Mixed Signal Experience

**Education Requirements** Required: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering Preferred: Doctorate, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering.


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

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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.