Principal Engineer

Software Architect

Posted on 6/18/2024



10,001+ employees

Produces electronics, semiconductors, and IoT devices

Compensation Overview

$171.7k - $274.3kAnnually

+ Incentive Opportunities


Cedar Rapids, IA, USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Bachelors with 20+ years of relevant industry experience, or Masters with 18+ years or PhD with 15+ years in Computer/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or relevant disciplines preferred.
  • GNSS, Navigation and Timing technology leadership.
  • Integration/Fusion of sensor inputs for optimal location solutions.
  • Specific expertise with MEMs and MEMs integration for location.
  • Modeling and simulation for pre-silicon as well as post-silicon evaluations.
  • Laboratory and Field test planning, analysis and debug.
  • Travel to SJ and Korea.
  • Matlab, Python.
  • C programming for PC and Linux desktop applications.
  • Responsible for over-all requirements, design, integration and verification of the entire GNSS Software solution in tight collaboration with San Jose & Korea engineering teams.
  • Particular focus on all of the embedded SW related to the Acquisition, Tracking and Navigation, including interference mitigation, sensor integration, and Power optimization.
  • Expected to articulate, document and explain requirements and design for all SW teams, as well the support teams such as Test & Tools.
  • Expected to collaborate with customer, SOC, Modem, WIFI/BT and other integrated technologies for over-all SOC solution.
  • Expected to help debug problems related to acquisition, tracking, navigation, etc.
  • Expected to provide optimizations/algorithms to reduce memory footprint, improve performance, maintainability, and reduce power.
  • Expected to consider over-all system solutions to avoid local optimization for long term success and maximum efficiency of organization resources.
  • Expected to provide critical review of external influences such as new schemes by customer, CP or SOC team.
  • Expected to have direct responsibility for all SW architecture/integration, algorithms and trade-offs for Performance, Power.
  • Expected to provide requirements inputs to HW team for leverage by future SW features.

Samsung Electronics specializes in a wide range of technology products, including smartphones, TVs, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, network systems, medical devices, semiconductors, and LED solutions, positioning itself at the forefront of the Internet of Things. The company's products incorporate advanced technologies such as IoT connectivity, semiconductor technology, and LED solutions.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Suwon-si, South Korea



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Comprehensive healthcare: Medical, Dental, Vision, Employee assistance program, Telehealth services

Work life success: PTO, FlexTime, FlexPlace, FlexYourFriday

Financial wellness: Health savings account, Flexible spending acounts, 401(k), Student loan support, Tuition assistance

Family first: Pregnancy support, Adoption assistance program, Paid child caregiver leave, Milk stork, WINFertility

Incentives: Fitness reimbursement, Annual physical. Preventative screenings, Lifestyle management