Qualcomm Camera Software Applications Engineer in San Diego, California

Job Description:

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Job Title

Camera Software Applications Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Customer Engineering


California - San Diego

Job Overview

Qualcomm's QCT Application Engineering Group supports customers with all aspects of embedded software and systems development. This includes assisting OEMs with designs, providing training, debugging, assistance in optimizing and integrating software. We seek software engineer with demonstrable knowledge and hands-on camera and embedded system experience. Major responsibility is to provide direct support to OEMs with the design, development and debug of Qualcomm reference designs s/w related issues. Candidate must quickly assimilate onto an existing project, understand s/w driver architecture, read/write technical specifications/requirements, demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving abilities and work closely with external customers to customize and launch their new products.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications

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

  • 2+ years Software Applications Engineering, Software Development experience, or related work experience.

  • 2+ years experience with debugging techniques.

  • 2+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

  • C/C++ programming with experience in Embedded Software systems

  • Software design/debugging, problem solving, and documentation skills

  • Android camera stack or framework

  • Development in Linux Android environment (Make, git etc)

  • Experience in Multimedia software development engineering for Linux based embedded systems.

  • Debugging with JTAG

  • Linux camera sensor driver bring-up

  • Experience in Camera ISP pipeline

  • Experience on Image Signal Processing.

  • Experience in Camera performance and power optimization

  • Support customer for the customization features

  • On-site for customer urgent issues support

  • Camera sensor driver, VCM driver, flash driver, PLD gating

  • 3A algorithm improvement and troubleshooting

  • Image processing or codec algorithm development

  • Knowledge of 3A algorithms, tuning experiences and familiarity with MIPI, I2C, GPIOs, V4L2 a plus.

  • Android applications (APK), Eclipse development

  • Programming with real-time operating systems/micro kernel in ARM or Qualcomm's Hexagon microprocessor.

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


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.