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Automotive Software Performance Engineer Senior

Qualcomm Bengaluru, Karnataka (Onsite) Full-Time


Qualcomm India Private Limited

Job Area:

Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Engineering

General Summary:

Qualcomm's QCT Automotive Software team is responsible for building embedded, next-generation system-on-chip solutions for Connected Infotainment segment and ADAS segments as part of a Global Qualcomm Automotive initiative across sites/continents. We are looking for Software Engineers with strong expertise in performance analysis and system optimization for upcoming Automotive products.

As a performance engineer, candidates will own or participate in one or more of the following:

  • Optimize Boot KPI across several OSes in Automotive platform.
  • Strong knowledge in Linux or RTOS concepts.
  • Multiple aspects of architectural analysis and modeling, including forecasting CPU/MIPS, bus bandwidth, and memory utilization for current and next generation chipsets to meet the growing product requirements on processors across various subsystems on the SoC
  • Tune and optimize kernel parameters to improve overall system performance.
  • Perform detailed analysis of the existing software to provide innovative recommendations to improve performance and memory utilization, including software optimizations, SW/HW partitioning, cache/TCM sizing, etc...
  • Debug system level performance issues.

Identifying Benchmarks for Performance Qualification, defining goals and optimization 

Minimum Qualifications:

•    Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 2+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.
Master's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 1+ year of Software Engineering or related work experience.
PhD in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

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

Engineer with 3 – 5 years of industry experience required in one or more of the following areas:

  • Performance optimizations in the areas: CPUs, GPU, DDR, Sensor, NSP, Multimedia Media Benchmarks analysis
  • Exposure to heterogeneous computing and co-processor architecture
  • Deep understanding of ARM system, DSP and CPU architecture with Strong C/C++ working knowledge
  • Working experience with any of the Hypervisor architecture (Intel, ARM, AMD, Redband, QNX, Open synergy etc.)
  • Embedded System architecture(s) with exposure to one or more OSes (e.g., Android, Linux, QNX, Red hat, Open synergy etc.)
  • Strong software development skills, C and C++ programming, problem analysis, and debugging skills.
  • Knowledge on Python, T32 CMM, Bash scripting language is a plus.
  • Knowledge in real-time microprocessor-based embedded programming and embedded real-time operating systems.
  • Solid understanding of computer system architecture (core, cache, memory models, bus architecture, etc.) and common hardware blocks for security access control (e.g., crypto acceleration, OTP, MPU, etc.).
  • Ability to derive, document, and present high-level system requirements from the associated detailed technology requirements.

Exposure to ML (Machine Learning) Networks

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Although this role has some expected minor physical activity, this should not deter otherwise qualified applicants from applying. If you are an individual with a physical or mental disability and need an accommodation during the application/hiring process, please call Qualcomm’s toll-free number found

for assistance. Qualcomm will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, to support individuals with disabilities as part of our ongoing efforts to create an accessible workplace.

Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.

Qualcomm expects its employees to abide by all applicable policies and procedures, including but not limited to security and other requirements regarding protection of Company confidential information and other confidential and/or proprietary information, to the extent those requirements are permissible under applicable law.

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