Qualcomm Validation/Emulation Engineers - System/Platform/Post Silicon in San Diego, California

Job Description:

Job Id E1946400

Job Title Validation/Emulation Engineers - System/Platform/Post Silicon

Post Date 10/13/2017

Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.


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

Job Area Engineering - Hardware

Location California - San Diego

Job Overview Qualcomm's Validation Team is part of the central SoC digital hardware organization responsible for the overall quality of the SoC silicon. The Validation team works closely with architects, designers, verification engineers, software engineers, and customers. The team is currently seeking multiple candidates across a broad range of positions, listed below, and part of the application process is a brief questionnaire that will allow you to communicate your particular interests to Qualcomm's technical recruiters who review each applicant. These positions range from Senior Engineer to Principal/Director, although most do not include functional management responsibilities. The technical disciplines, languages and methodologies included in this team are:

  • Systems Debug (Emulation, SoC Architectures, HW Platforms & firmware, Logic Analyzers, JTAG)

  • SoC Content Developer (SoC, C, Assembly, Subsystems: CPU Core, Multimedia, IO, Peripherals, DDR, Wireless, Modem)

  • CPU Content Developer (ARM experience strongly preferred, Assembly, Coherency, Concurrency, DVM, ACE, Low power, Virtual Memory, MMU, Debug)

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

Minimum Qualifications Candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of experience working in emulation and silicon environments. Candidates are expected to have experience in:

  • Emulation environments for development and debug

  • Debugging low level software and hardware issues

  • Implementing drivers and test content

  • Debug tools including JTAG and kernel debuggers

  • CPU and SoC architectures

  • Basic understanding of power and performance

  • Experience programming in C

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with post-silicon enabling and bring-up

  • Understanding of coherency and concurrency in modern SoC architectures

  • Validation and debug of mixed analog and digital circuits

  • Experience with at least one of: Perl, Python, TCL, C++, or Java

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.