Qualcomm Performance Modeling Architect in San Diego, California
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Engineering Group, Engineering Group > ASICS Engineering
The infrastructure IP Team consists of a multi-disciplinary group involved in the definition and design of Platform infrastructure HW components implemented in all Qualcomm SoCs. This position primarily involves building cycle-accurate/approximate Performance models of the System Memory controller, System Cache and inline HW Accelerators. The ideal candidate should demonstrate the ability to refactor complex pseudo-accurate C++/System-C performance models; drive process automations; develop libraries, instrumentation; support IP and system level Performance debugs; Ability to partner effectively with IP designers, Design Verification teams and System performance architects.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
• Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering, or related field and 4+ years of ASIC design, verification, validation, integration, or related work experience.
Master's degree in Science, Engineering, or related field and 3+ years of ASIC design, verification, validation, integration, or related work experience.
PhD in Science, Engineering, or related field and 2+ years of ASIC design, verification, validation, integration, or related work experience.
Refactor, develop and maintain performance models. Develop standard libraries to enhance code usability and readability
Drive model development best practices, coding guidelines and process automations
Conduct in-depth analysis of product requirement dashboards, CPU and GPU benchmarks to identify memory bottlenecks and areas for improvement.
Demonstrates good understanding of and conducts research on industry trends and innovations in memory subsystem to ensure solutions and deliverables align with best practices.
6+ years of performance model development (or) relevant software development experience in C++ and a solid understanding of STL, templates, design patterns, data structures and test-driven development
Proficient in one of the languages: C++, System C, Python with good handle of Object oriented programming and general SW debug (C++). Strong scripting skills (Perl/Python)
The candidate should have ability to understand HW micro-architecture & its modeling abstraction.
Experience with data analysis using Excel, R, Python etc is a bonus.
Debugging and problem-solving skills. Ability to write clean, professional & maintainable code in C++.
Experience working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment utilizing the efficiencies of an Agile and Iterate Fast mentality.
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$143,000.00 - $215,000.00
The above pay scale reflects the broad, minimum to maximum, pay scale for this job code for the location for which it has been posted. Even more importantly, please note that salary is only one component of total compensation at Qualcomm. We also offer a competitive annual discretionary bonus program and opportunity for annual RSU grants (employees on sales-incentive plans are not eligible for our annual bonus). In addition, our highly competitive benefits package is designed to support your success at work, at home, and at play. Your recruiter will be happy to discuss all that Qualcomm has to offer!
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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