Qualcomm Automotive Software System Engineer/Architect in San Diego, California

Job Description:

Job Id E1962011

Job Title Automotive Software System Engineer/Architect

Post Date 03/14/2018

Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area Engineering - Software

Location California - San Diego

Job Overview Qualcomm has pioneered connected car technologies for over a decade and continues play a central role in the evolution of automotive infotainment, autonomous driving & its supporting technologies in 4G/5G, ADAS, Deep Learning etc., across the globe. Qualcomm is working closely with standards bodies, consortiums, automakers and operators on advancing Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle-to-everything (V2X) standards and architectures, and is a key member in the Towards 5G initiative for advancing Cellular V2X (CV2X) capabilities on the road to 5G. With connectivity integrated into the latest infotainment, cluster and telematics systems Qualcomm will make travel safer, more efficient and enjoyable.

We welcome smart, energetic software engineers with a passion to make a positive difference on the many technologies and automotive products that will shape our future to join our growing, multisite development team.

This position requires hands-on system software design and problem solving skills to implement the next generation of products in infotainment, autonomous driving, safety and telematics working with Ter1s, OEMs and industry partners in various supporting technologies. The engineer will work closely with cross-functional teams at across multiple locations to coordinate engineering the system solutions and working through to commercialization.

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

Minimum Qualifications 5+ Years professional work experience in embedded/automotive software and/or driver development, architecture / systems engineering on ARM SoCs on Linux/Android/QNX/INTEGRITY etc.

3+ Years of experience in the following:

  • SoC architectures, heterogenous IPs in SoCs, distributed compute paradigms, high-speed interconnects (PCIe, CCIX etc.)

  • ARM SoCs in areas such as CPU (SMP/HMP), MMU/SMMU, Virtualization extensions, Cryptography extensions, etc.

  • Architectural capability analysis in addressing system design challenges such as multi-OS virtualization and multi-domain boot architecture

  • Low level software/hardware interface design and debugging.

  • Industry standard software development tools: HSW/HE debuggers, code revision control systems (GIT, Perforce), IDEs and build tools.

  • Automotive technologies related to vehicle networks, AUTOSAR, IS026262, ADAS and machine learning and tools

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in coordination with multiple technology teams, program and product teams, and test engineering

  • Experience in bottoms-up and top-down design based on analysis of E2E use cases

  • Experience with software development processes such as Automotive SPICE/CMM/ASIL-A

  • Experience in system performance estimation (eg. bandwidth, memory, power) and characterization for concurrent use cases

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to work with developers across the different sites

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

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

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