- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- San Diego
Job Id E1969301
Job Title Graphics Kernel Driver Engineer
Post Date 02/06/2019
Company Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area Engineering - Software
Location California - San Diego
The Graphics software team is looking for talented software engineers interested in developing software for mobile and devices. The Graphics software team is responsible for delivering device drivers and tools for Snapdragon chipsets, providing best in class performance, power and features. This role will involve working at all layers of the Graphics software stack on Android and Windows.
Responsibilities will include the design and development of new features, support for new hardware pre/post-silicon development, debugging of issues within software, optimizing software for performance and power, development of unit tests and working with our partners, game developers, and OEMs.
A successful candidate will be exposed to OpenGL ES, Vulkan, Direct3D11, Direct3D12 APIs, VR/AR, and work on code spanning user and kernel mode. In addition, they will be working with other technologies including sensors, encoders, DSPs, and display.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
1+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.
Programming skills in C and C++
Device driver programming
Experience with Object Oriented Programming
User mode or kernel mode device driver experience
Experience with DirectX/OpenGL/OpenCL/Vulkan API
Comfortable developing/debugging on the Windows/Android/Linux platforms
Motivated engineer willing to take initiative and operate with minimum guidance
Education Requirements Required: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field
Preferred: Master's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering
About the company
Billions, maybe trillions of times a day…
That’s how often people around the world likely grab for their smartphone- and all that incredible stuff a phone can do that keeps people reaching for it multiple times a day- Qualcomm invented the stuff that made that stuff possible.
Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We come from different countries and diverse cultures, speak different languages and offer unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—to lead the way to a new era of intelligent, connected devices.
Qualcomm’s technologies powered the smartphone revolution by connecting the phone to the Internet, and now we are changing everything about everything else. We pioneered 3G and 4G, propelling mobile to the forefront of the technology world, and now, we are leading the way to 5G that will connect billions more. Our products revolutionize industries from automotive and IoT to healthcare and data-centers, and are allowing millions of devices to connect with each other in new ways never imagined.
We've been called dreamers, inventors, rebels, risk takers, pioneers and geeks. We dream big. We invent bigger. Most importantly, we often do what many think is impossible in the name of innovation.