Qualcomm Video Systems Engineer- Staff in San Diego, California

Job Description:

Job Id E1956689

Job Title Video Systems Engineer- Staff

Post Date 10/17/2017

Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area Engineering - Systems

Location California - San Diego

Job Overview Join Qualcomm Technologies Inc. CDMA Technologies, based in San Diego, California, and contribute to the Corporate and Industry-wide initiatives for developing video codec and protocols for multimedia services in wireless networks. Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the conception, development, implementation and optimization of new algorithms targeting improved coding efficiency over state-of-the-art video codecs such as HEVC. Considerable focus will be placed on compression of High Dynamic Range and Wide Color Gamut content (HDR/WCG).

  • Actively participate in the related work of standardization forums: JVET, MPEG Video, ITU-T/VCEG and SMPTE.

  • Collaborate with hardware and software teams to develop reference design of HDR/WCG coding and processing algorithms for various platforms including hardware, GPU, ARM, DSP, etc.

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

Minimum Qualifications Experience required in one or more following areas:

  • Signal processing algorithms design for video and image processing.

  • Multimedia compression such as H.265/HEVC, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC and their scalable extensions.

  • Perceptual video coding and visual quality assessment.

  • Color space adaptation, tone mapping and gamut mapping.

  • Experience with transform design, entropy coding, motion estimation and RD optimization.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Record of innovation: granted patents in the area of video source coding, processing, and/or transport, publications.

  • Proficiency in C++ and/or C programming, experience with SIMD, GPU programming, and code optimization.

  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art HDR/WCG video coding technologies.

  • Knowledge of video production and distribution workflows.

  • Experience with multimedia applications development for mobile platforms is a plus.

Education Requirements Preferred: Doctorate, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science

Required: Master's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science


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