Qualcomm Power Software Customer Engineer in Beijing, China
Power Software Customer Engineer
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Engineering - Software
China - Beijing
Our Customer Engineering (CE) team helps customers from the phone concept to entering carrier labs and ultimately to their user hands. Part of this group deals with the common software that is used across all platforms: Boot, Peripheral Drivers, Modem, Application Processor, Board Support Packages (BSP), RTOS (both internal and 3rd Party), Power Management, Multi-Processor Communication (RPC) etc.
The role of this position is to enable and provide Software engineering services to Qualcomm Mobile station Software users. QCT's software applications engineers work with handset manufacturers with Embedded Application and Wireless protocol Software. QCT engineer will co-work with the customers to optimize the power and reduce leakage currents on customer devices. It is a very challenging position requiring the candidate to learn Qualcomm Mobile station software, Embedded Software, Real Time OS, ARM Microprocessor implementation details, In-circuit emulators and debuggers, WCDMA/GSM/LTE wireless protocols, Wireless Mobile Test Equipment, test procedures, and industry standard test tools.
The role requires interfacing with handset software developers and Qualcomm engineers to debug failures, enhance test procedures, develop scripts to automate debugging and document various procedures, and debug techniques.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
2 - 3 years of experience in the following areas are required:
Board Support Package development experience
Linux Kernel Drivers programming
Software Integration and debugging on embedded real time operating systems
Experience with ARM processors
Hands on JTAG/TRACE32 experience
Additional qualifications in the following areas are preferred:
Power optimization experience
Knowledge in WCDMA/GSM/LTE protocol/power management is a plus.
Android Power Management Skills.
Embedded or wireless system software
High level knowledge about hardware.
Strong communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, a self-starter, and strong initiative skills.
Good understanding on CPU architecture
Good understanding on SoC system architecture
Linux Kernel Programming
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required
Mature interpersonal skills with an ability to collaboratively work with many varied teams and resolve problems spanning many disciplines
Proven ability to work in a dynamic, multi-tasked environment
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.