Qualcomm Senior Video Systems Engineer in San Diego, California

Job Description:

Job Id


Job Title

Senior Video Systems Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Systems


California - San Diego

California - Santa Clara

Job Overview

Qualcomm Video Systems group provides video solutions on all of Qualcomms Snapdragon mobile processors. The teams scope includes algorithm and IP architecture design for video compression, visual signal processing and analytics, with power and performance optimization.

The selected candidate, along with his/her colleagues and other team members, will have responsibilities in one or more of the following areas:

  • Research and develop on algorithms and architecture to improve video encode quality and power efficiency for mobile multimedia applications.

  • Define systems architecture for video solutions including data flow, task partition, interface and decision on which component to be offloaded to ASIC.

  • Design and implement functional and behavioral models of the designated video IP modules. The model will be used for algorithms development, RTL verification, and SoC bring up.

  • Define methodology for IP level performance and power analysis and develop innovative technologies to reduce memory bandwidth, processing latency, power consumption.

  • Customer based video feature development for IoT markets including IP camera, drone etc.

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 Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with video codecs H.264, HEVC

  • Proficiency in in C/C++ Embedded video architecture design that includes software-HW partitioning, functional/performance modeling of video HW IP

  • Good analytical and mathematical skills to develop new video processing algorithms

  • Work experience with HW video algorithms including motion estimation, mode decision & rate control

  • Experience in Android/Linux or other embedded video software implementation

  • Experience in motion analysis, pre-processing and video quality evaluation

Education Requirements

Required: Master's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Doctorate, 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.