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SoC Architecture AR/VR

Qualcomm Inc.
San Diego, CA 92101
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Company:

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Job Area:

Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Multimedia Systems

Job Overview:

Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age - and this is where you come in.

As AR/VR evolves towards the next computing platform, it brings the engineering challenges of system level performance, power efficiency and thermal limitations of a mobile device to a new, extreme level.

Qualcomm's Visual Technology Team is seeking a systems architect who will work on driving the next generation technologies and architectures, enabling the next generation of Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality applications. The successful candidate will be responsible for:
Identifying, understanding and documenting use cases and implementations of AR/VR and related technologies.
Working with technology, hardware and software experts to translate use case requirements into implementation specifications
System level profiling and modeling of the use cases (power, performance, thermal)
Defining and executing HW-SW partitioning analyses
Defining and executing HW-SW feature analysis to optimize for power and performance
System level use case modeling to validate and optimize architecture definition For this multi-disciplinary role an ideal candidate has proven expertise in AR/VR, computer vision, machine learning, perception, camera technology, hardware design, SoC architecture, HW/SW partitioning, and /or system modeling (power, performance, thermal).

Minimum Qualifications

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

- 5+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

- 4+ years experience in HW architecture/design with emphasis on areas listed:

- Proven experience in conducting architectural trade-offs, power/performance analysis and/or SW-HW trade-offs
- Knowledge of graphics pipeline, computer vision pipelines, machine learning methods and/or camera pipelines
- Experience with system level modeling (performance and/or power)
- Outstanding problem-solving skills
- Outstanding communication skills
- C/C++ and/or Python

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If you would like more information about this role, please contact Qualcomm Careers.


We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goalwe invent breakthrough technologies that transform how the world connects, computes, and communicates.

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Posted: 2021-06-11 Expires: 2021-07-12
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