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Sr. Staff Engineer / Principal Engineer

Qualcomm Inc.
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Qualcomm India Private Limited

Job Area:

Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Hardware Engineering

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.


Job Function \t \tSVE (System Validation & Emulation) team within Bangalore Design Center is responsible for validating hardware solutions and to integrate new hardware (IP cores and SoCs) to maximize software productivity and enable faster time to market. The validation organization is central to minimizing the number of chip turns in products, to the efficient transition of sound and reliable HW to SW organizations, and to the development of new validation methodologies.
Validation team is currently looking for self-motivated engineers at all levels who will perform device level and system level, validation and debug, both in emulation and in post-Silicon.


- Leading and managing a mid-size CPU sub-system Validation and Tools team.

- Execute the validation plan and methodology of Qualcomm ASICS (System-on-chips) on HW emulators and on Silicon

- Writing and reviewing validation test plans

- Create validation suite and build automation

- Development of directed, random, and pseudo-random diagnostics for validation in compliance with Silicon spec and use cases

- Debug of diagnostics on various platforms using JTAG, Logic Analyzers, Oscilloscopes and similar equipment

- Interaction with various engineering teams (like system, hardware design and design validation, software engineers, test engineering) in test-environment bring-up & development in order to meet team goals and resolve problems in a timely, effective and professional manner.

- RMA debug, ATE vectors debug


Candidate should have 15+ years of related experience in SoC Pre and post silicon validation.

Team leadership and management experience, skills and passion

ARM System-On-Chip Pre-Silicon emulation and Post-Silicon ASIC Validation experience related to board bring up and debug.

Expert level on ARM Processors & Debug: V7/V8 architectures like ARM Cortex-M, ARM Cortex-A7, ARM Cortex A53/A57, Artemis. Debug experience based on ETM, ETB, STM, STB.

Expertise on ARM/Sub-system multi-core/cluster designs and hands-on experience of validation.

Validation experience with ASM/C/C++ coding expertise

Silicon Debug and bring-up experience

Proven experience in exposing, driving and debugging complex issues while working with cross-functional teams

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Familiarity with the following is a big Plus:

Lauterbach Trace32 environment.

Test equipment like Logic analyzer, Oscilloscope and Protocol analyzers.

System level Performance & Power Optimization and measurements.

Minimum Qualifications


Bachelors - Computer Science, Bachelors - Engineering, Bachelors - Information Systems

Work Experiences:

7+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.



Preferred Qualifications


Masters - Computer Science, Masters - Engineering, Masters - Information Systems

Work Experiences:

1+ years in a technical leadership role with or without direct reports. ,3+ years experience with hardware design and measurement instruments such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, RF tools, etc. ,3+ years experience utilizing schematic capture and circuit simulation software. ,3+ years experience with circuit design (e.g., digital, analog, RF). ,12+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.



Computer Science, DSP Architectures, Electrical Engineering, Optical Systems, Packaging Systems

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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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