Qualcomm Memory System Firmware Engineer in San Diego, California

Job Description:

Job Id E1961974

Job Title Memory System Firmware Engineer

Post Date 03/07/2018

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 QCT's SoC Bus and Memory Controller group consists of a multi-disciplinary group involved from early product specification and analysis effort to final core delivery to the SoCs. Memory System (DDR and cache) Firmware Engineers are responsible for developing system level firmware and validating it in pre-silicon and post-silicon platforms.

Some of the tasks in this role include:

  • Review and signoff SW usage model with HW engineers

  • SW design of hardware sequences collaborating with HW designers

  • FW source code development, verification, integration, review and maintenance

  • Develop test environment, test plan and validate FW on emulation platform

  • Test and validate memory system on post-silicon platform

  • Review and analyze test results, propose failure hypothesis and debug steps

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

Minimum Qualifications Bachelors degree and 3+ years' experience in:

  • C/C++ coding/debug and scripting (PERL, Python)

  • Embedded System Design

  • Experience with system architecture and hardware design with special emphasis on DDR and/or cache

  • Experience with Lauterbach embedded system debug tools

  • Experience with FW/HW debug utilizing Logic Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, Oscilloscope and other lab debug tools

Preferred Qualifications Masters degree

Exposure to RTL Design Verification flows

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.