Qualcomm Video Systems/Transport Standards Engineer in San Diego, California

Job Description:

Job Id


Job Title

Video Systems/Transport Standards Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Systems


California - San Diego

Job Overview

The world's data traffic including mobile is increasingly led by video. To address this challenge, Qualcomm is developing the next-generation video codecs and their efficient implementations. We are actively involved in standardization forums such as ITU-T or MPEG defining compression formats. The Video R&D and Standardization team also contributes to the feature development and algorithms for multimedia applications on Qualcomm multi-processor and multi-core chipsets. Your work will affect the lives of millions of people and will connect the worlds leading online video services to a new generation of smartphones, tablets, laptops and televisions. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Contribute to the development of new algorithms and designs for video coding, transport, and application systems, including designs of the systems and transport interfaces (high-level syntax aspects) of the next generation video codec, HEVC, its scalable and 3D video extensions, as well as their file formats, and RTP payload formats.

  • Actively participate in the related work of standardization forums: JVET, JCT-VC, MPEG Video, MPEG Systems, MPEG-DASH, MPEG-I, ITU-T/VCEG, IETF, and 3GPP SA4.

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

Minimum Qualifications

Industry OR Academic experience in one or more of the following skills:

  • Video compression standards such as MPEG2, H.264 or HEVC

  • Record of innovation: granted patents, publications in the area of video/image coding, processing, and/or transport.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with the MPEG standardization process

  • Experience with common test model software, such as the HM or JEM software packages.

  • Programming skills and C/C++ coding abilities.

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.