Overview

Job Description:

**Job Id**

E1980822

Job Title

XR Power/Thermal SW Engineer

Post Date

04/03/2020

Company

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering – Software

Location

United States

California – San Diego

Job Overview

The Snapdragon chipsets have pushed power & thermal limits in smart phone industry with more and more complex use cases and workloads getting baked into ever shrinking size & sleeker phones in the market. This has introduced significant challenges in extending the battery life of the product on one spectrum and achieving superior performance within the device thermal envelope on the other spectrum. Coming up with diverse and innovative approaches in software is very critical in solving these broad and deep cutting edge technical problems. Interested in playing a key role in optimizing battery life and thermal performance? Join Qualcomms eXtended Reality (XR) power and thermal software team in taking its traditional strengths in digital wireless technologies to build exciting eXtended Reality (XR) experience. Join QUALCOMMs team in San Diego, CA, and interact closely with system engineers, software and hardware developers in a world-class team. Enjoy life in sunny San Diego on the Pacific coast of California.

Be part of strong engineering team building and optimizing mobile Augmented and Virtual Reality enabling technology on Qualcomm silicon

Enable key partners build and deploy world class XR solutions by helping them build the key enablers such as computer vision cameras, XR optimized displays, real-time BSPs

Develop algorithms and techniques to optimize power consumption and thermal performance of XR use cases

Perform system level software optimizations using hardware and software power/thermal management techniques

Use advanced machine learning techniques in solving system level power and thermal problems

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

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

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field.

1+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

6+ months academic or industry experience in the following:

Real Time Operating Systems

C/ASM; embedded systems preferred

Debugging Real Time Embedded Systems using JTAG or equivalent

Strong Analytical and problem-solving skills

Strong Technical communication and interpersonal skills

Self-motivated and quick-learner

Attention to detail

Education Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field.

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.

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.