Qualcomm Regional Lead / Director - Video Standards Group ( Paris / Munich ) in France

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Regional Lead / Director - Video Standards Group ( Paris / Munich )

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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Systems




Job Overview

Join Qualcomm Technologies QCT Multimedia group and contribute to the Corporate & Industry-wide initiatives for developing video codec and protocols for multimedia services in wireless networks. Responsibilities:

  • Manage day-to-day operations of the Video Standards team.

  • Contribute to the conception, development, implementation and optimization of new algorithms for next generation video codecs such as VVC/H.266 or MPEG-I. Considerable focus will be placed on Point Cloud content compression.

  • Consider application of the latest advancements in Machine Learning to video compression.

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

  • Participate in the encoder design and implementation of VVC and future video codecs on different platforms including hardware, ARM and DSP.

  • Monitor progress on all activities and make necessary adjustments to keep development on track.

  • Prepare department and division wide reports.

  • Work through all personnel issues (including employee motivation, career planning, and conflict resolution

  • Engage with key customers and promote / enable our technology / solutions in customers devices.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

  • 8+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

10+ years experience in managing engineering teams (10+) with experience in the following:

  • Digital signal processing and information theory, familiarity with latest machine learning technology a bonus.

  • Knowledge of multimedia compression and the relevant formats such as H.265/HEVC, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC.

  • Record of innovation: granted patents in the area of video or image coding, processing, publications.

  • Knowledge of standardization work and processes, experience and track record as standardization delegate preferred.

  • Proven track record of planning, tracking, and completing complex projects.

  • Experience develop high-level strategy, without losing sight of the tactical aspects

  • Clear ability to do large group presentations.

  • Clear communicator.

  • Experience and ability to work with multiple external teams.

Education Requirements

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

Preferred: Doctorate, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

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.