Qualcomm Graphics Software Engineer - Santa Clara in Santa Clara, California

Job Description:

Job Id E1956873

Job Title Graphics Software Engineer - Santa Clara

Post Date 08/29/2017

Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area Engineering - Software

Location California - Santa Clara

Job Overview The Graphics software team is looking for a talented software engineer interested in developing software for mobile devices. The Graphics software team is responsible for delivering device drivers and tools for Snapdragon chipsets, providing best in class performance, power and features. This role will involve working at all layers of the Graphics software stack on Android and Windows. Responsibilities will include the design and development of new features, support for new hardware pre/post-silicon development, debugging of issues within software, optimizing software for performance and power, development of unit tests and working with our partners, game developers, and OEMs. A successful candidate will be exposed to OpenGL ES, Vulkan, Direct3D11, Direct3D12 and OpenCL APIs, VR/AR, and work on code spanning user and kernel mode. In addition, he or she will be working with other technologies including sensors, encoders, DSPs, and display.

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

Minimum Qualifications 3+ years' Professional experience required in following areas:

  • Programming skills in C/C++ Software development

  • Device driver programming

  • Object Oriented Programming

Preferred Qualifications

  • User mode or kernel mode device driver experience

  • Experience with DirectX/OpenGL/OpenCL/Vulkan API

  • Comfortable developing/debugging on the Windows/Android/Linux platforms

  • Motivated engineer willing to take initiative and operate with minimum guidance

Education Requirements Required: Bachelor's, Computer and/or Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, Computer and/or Electrical Engineering


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