Software Performance Test Engineer

Qualcomm San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 4 months ago

Job Detail

Job IdE1967073Job TitleSoftware Performance Test EngineerPost Date10/01/2018Company-DivisionQualcomm Technologies, Inc.-CDMA Technology

Job AreaEngineering

  • Software

LocationCalifornia

  • San Diego

Job OverviewQCT Core Technologies is looking to hire talented engineers in the processor performance and architecture test group. In this highly visible role, candidates will be working in a dynamic environment, interfacing across multiple disciplines including test, systems, power, software, and hardware engineers to develop innovative architectures that meet the requirements of Qualcomms growing product portfolio. Candidates will be able to gain exposure to the full product life cycle from pre-silicon to commercialization of Qualcomm chipsets.

Product feature/requirement areas include, but are not limited to:

Meeting the ever-increasing data rates of 4G/5GAnalyzing performance for sensors, audio, and modem DSPsExploring heterogeneous computing and co-processor architecture

IoE/IoT sectors

Working with various HLOS on application cores to meet end-to-end performance

Responsibilities:

As a SW performance and architecture test engineer, candidates will own or participate in one or more of the following:

Design, automate and execute test-cases aimed at profiling the processor core and SoC performance across modem and other domains such as sensors, audio DSP, compute DSP etc.Build automated tools for processing vast data sets to draw meaningful conclusions aimed at optimizing SW implementation and system performance

Multiple aspects of architectural analysis and modeling, including forecasting CPU/MIPS, bus bandwidth, and memory utilization for current and next generation chipsets to meet the growing product requirements on processors across various subsystems on the SoCPerform detailed analysis of the existing software to provide innovative recommendations to improve performance and memory utilization, including software optimizations, SW/HW partitioning, cache/TCM sizing, etc...Develop tools for silicon profiling, validation and debugging across all SOC components

Involvement in pre-silicon evaluations and sign-offsScope opportunities for HW acceleration" id="hdnJobOverview" />

QCT Core Technologies is looking to hire talented engineers in the processor performance and architecture test group. In this highly visible role, candidates will be working in a dynamic environment, interfacing across multiple disciplines including test, systems, power, software, and hardware engineers to develop innovative architectures that meet the requirements of Qualcomms growing product portfolio. Candidates will be able to gain exposure to the full product life cycle from pre-silicon to commercialization of Qualcomm chipsets.

Product feature/requirement areas include, but are not limited to:

Meeting the ever-increasing data rates of 4G/5GAnalyzing performance for sensors, audio, and modem DSPsExploring heterogeneous computing and co-processor architecture

IoE/IoT sectors

Working with various HLOS on application cores to meet end-to-end performance

Responsibilities:

As a SW performance and architecture test engineer, candidates will own or participate in one or more of the following:

Design, automate and execute test-cases aimed at profiling the processor core and SoC performance across modem and other domains such as sensors, audio DSP, compute DSP etc.Build automated tools for processing vast data sets to draw meaningful conclusions aimed at optimizing SW implementation and system performance

Multiple aspects of architectural analysis and modeling, including forecasting CPU/MIPS, bus bandwidth, and memory utilization for current and next generation chipsets to meet the growing product requirements on processors across various subsystems on the SoCPerform detailed analysis of the existing software to provide innovative recommendations to improve performance and memory utilization, including software optimizations, SW/HW partitioning, cache/TCM sizing, etc...Develop tools for silicon profiling, validation and debugging across all SOC components

Involvement in pre-silicon evaluations and sign-offsScope opportunities for HW acceleration

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.Minimum QualificationsBachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field. Preferred QualificationsComputer ArchitectureRTOSPython and/or PERL ScriptingC/C++ embedded programming

Software/system test

Debugging Real-time Systems using JTAG or equivalent

Compilers / LinkersKnowledge of WWAN (UMTS/GERAN/LTE/TDSCDMA), LAN, GPS, technologies" id="hdnPreferredQualifications" />Computer ArchitectureRTOSPython and/or PERL ScriptingC/C++ embedded programming

Software/system test

Debugging Real-time Systems using JTAG or equivalent

Compilers / LinkersKnowledge of WWAN (UMTS/GERAN/LTE/TDSCDMA), LAN, GPS, technologies

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

  • LI-SRC" id="hdnEducationalRequirements" />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

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