Platforms Software Developer

Platforms Software Developer

Bengaluru / Bangalore India
1-3 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Qualcomm India Private LimitedJob Area:
Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software EngineeringJob Overview:
Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age - and this is where you come in.
GENERAL SUMMARYThe role is to develop firmware for Qualcomm’s range of Wearable chips. This will be embedded platform/DSP software running on the on-chip processors. It will involve coding in ‘C’ and ‘C++’ within a resource constrained multi-processor environment.
Engineer will take ownership of a component of a project and will be responsible for delivering the software on timescales agreed with group leader/programme manager. The engineer should be able to work with minimal supervision.
Key Responsibilities:
• Ability to multitask in a paced environment
• Capability to comprehend and capture accurate requirements
• Define tasks and create work breakdown including estimation of tasks
• Ability to prioritize requests and communicate priorities
• Develop and test software of major scale and complexity to agreed timescales
• Maintain firmware software components including defect investigation
• Conduct software peer reviews
• Create relevant documentation following the department’s processes
• Track hardware changes and understand impact on firmware
• Design firmware components that require to be enhanced and adapted to existing design
• Deliver high-quality firmware in line with the department’s processes
• Contribute to continuous development of the department’s processes
· Understanding of digital/analog audio interfaces (I2S, ADCs/DACs, SoundWire, SLIMBUS).
· Knowledge of audio streaming frameworks such as Gstreamer would be useful.
· Exposure to FreeRTOS or any other RTOS would be preferred
· Hardware interfacing and general embedded systems concepts
· Exposure to debugging tools and utilities like logic analyzers, oscilloscope, JTAG interfaces over Lauterbach/J-Link.
· Ability to provide work breakdown for new features with feasibility study, effort estimates and risk mitigation
· Knowledge of C++ and Python
· Excellent C (and assembler) programming skills with proven experience of writing efficient code for low powered and memory constrained systems
· Excellent trouble shooting and analytical skills that may be applied to resolve potential system issues
· Extensive firmware development experience with a clear understanding of the chip development life cycle and exposure to various SoCs, peripherals and embedded development environments
· Strong understanding of Audio DSP processors, especially Cadence HiFi4 or HiFi5 processor series
· Strong communication skills with ability to evaluate and create design documentation detailing complex features and relationships
· 1-3 years of relevant industry work experience
 Strong fundamental knowledge on DSP.
· Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field
Minimum Qualifications
Education:Bachelors - Computer Science, Bachelors - Engineering, Bachelors - Information Systems
Work Experiences:1+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.
Preferred Qualifications
Work Experiences:1+ years experience working in a large matrixed organization. ,1+ years experience with API. ,1+ years experience with Database Management Software.
Skills:Mathematical Methods, Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), Scientific Analysis, Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), Software Solutions
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