Qualcomm SoC Architecture/ uArchitecture Specialist/Lead in Bangalore, India

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Job Title

SoC Architecture/ uArchitecture Specialist/Lead

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


India - Bangalore

Job Overview

Work with Qualcomm's SoC engineering team on next generation System-on-chip (SoC) for smartphone, tablet, automotive and other product categories. Candidate will be involved in architecture and/or microarchitecture of various subsystems and interfaces of the SoCs. Candidate will be working closely with cross-functional teams - hardware, software and product/test engineering etc. - in analyzing power, performance, area trade-offs, HW/ SW interfaces and re-usability of various IPs/ Cores. He/ She will also be involved in creating/ using architectural models and tools to help perform architectural analysis and architectural validation of choices made thereof.

The successful candidate will -

  • Be part of Qualcomm SoC team for architecture/micro-architecture

  • Work with Hardware and Software teams to understand the design requirements, specification and interface details.

  • Validate architecture/ microarchitecture models for multiple peripherals, interconnects and IPs for Qualcomm SoC platforms.

  • Work with team to integrate these models to the SoC platform and validate IP/ System Level use cases.

  • Perform area, power, performance trade-offs and analysis of HW/SW re-usability requirements for IP/Cores and complete SoC

Minimum Qualifications

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

  • 4+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 4-9yrs years of relevant experience on SoC Design, Verification, post-Si Validation and Modelling.

  • Strong understanding of Hardware and Software development processes, integration, tools and debugging skills.

  • Good understanding of interfaces and on-chip interconnects

  • Programming Languages: Verilog/ SystemVerilog, C/ C++, Perl/ Python/ Tcl

  • Desired: SystemC, Assembly language programming for MCUs and/or DSP

  • Good to have prior experience in SoC platform validation in SoC Designer, NoC/NIC platforms, Carbon based platforms, Virtual Platforms etc.

  • Good to have knowledge of ARM CPUs, Graphics, Modem IPs and DSP architectures

  • Good to have exposure to Power estimation and Low Power methodologies

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.