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Embedded Platform Software Engineer
Posted on 5/7/2022
San Diego, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Android Development
Data Analysis
Operating Systems
  • Programming in C/C++
  • Operating Systems and multi-threaded programming
  • Hardware drivers
  • Developing, debugging, profiling, and optimizing for embedded real-time environments
  • Inter-processor communications
  • Computer architecture
  • Multimedia software development experience on Android, Windows or Linux
  • Shell/Python scripting
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field
  • Architect, design and develop multimedia frameworks across the processors available on the SoC
  • Develop high-performance system drivers for compute resources
  • Work closely with our global team to integrate, test, and commercially support our embedded software
  • Offsite and occasional onsite work with OEMs and Independent Software Vendors may be required
  • Communicates issues with team lead and peers
  • Adapts to changes and setbacks in order to meet deadlines
  • Communicates with project lead to provide status and information about impending obstacles
  • Collaborates with others inside project team to accomplish project objectives
  • Gathers, integrates, and interprets information specific to a module or sub-block of code from a variety of sources in order to troubleshoot issues and find solutions
  • Collaborates with individuals within domain to complete the team's work
  • Stays focused and deals with setbacks in a timely manner
  • Seeks out learning opportunities to increase own knowledge and skill
  • Completes assigned coding tasks to specifications on time without significant errors or bugs
  • Resolves straightforward software issues and bugs within a reasonable amount of time
  • Actively seeks answers for new challenges
  • Prioritizes project deadlines and deliverables with close supervision
  • Is receptive to others' suggestions about ways in which a problem can be addressed differently
  • Escalates technical issues to an appropriate party (e.g., project lead, colleagues)
  • Networks with colleagues within domain to gain insight, ideas, and connections
  • Working under close supervision
  • Taking responsibility for own work and making decisions with limited impact; Impact of decisions is readily apparent; errors made typically only impact timeline (i.e., require additional time to correct)
  • Using verbal and written communication skills to convey basic, routine factual information about day-to-day activities to others who are fully knowledgeable in the subject area
  • Completing most tasks with multiple steps which can be performed in various orders; some planning and prioritization must occur to complete the tasks effectively; mistakes may result in some rework
  • Exercising some creativity to troubleshoot technical problems or deal with novel circumstances
  • Using deductive problem solving to solve moderately complex problems; most problems have defined processes of diagnosis/detection; some limited data analysis may be required
  • Financial accountability (e.g., does not involve budgeting responsibility)
  • Influence over key organizational decisions
  • Role in strategic planning
Desired Qualifications
  • 1+ years of experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc
  • 1+ years of experience with Database Management Software
  • 1+ years of experience with API
  • 1+ years of experience working in a large matrixed organization

10,001+ employees

Digital wireless telecommunications products and services.
Company Overview
Qualcomm's mission is to lay the foundation for wireless growth. The company provides a host of telecommunication tools and services.
  • Premium-free health coverage
  • Onsite health & fitness centers
  • Retirement programs
  • Disability & life insurance programs
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Product discounts
  • Flexible time off
  • Parental leave
Company Core Values
  • Purposeful Innovation
  • Passionate Execution
  • Collaborative Community
  • Unquestioned Integrity