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Qualcomm technologies, inc.
Engineering group, engineering group > software engineering
Qualcomm is looking for an experienced senior staff software performance engineer with passion for analyzing and optimizing software running on arm cpu`s.
The ideal candidate has background to understand and identify/implement software optimizations across multiple layers of software,
Windows operating system, kernel, compiler, drivers, assembly language, cpu microarchitecture and memory/bus architecture.
As a senior staff software performance engineer, you`ll be owning and driving analysis of complex system level performance aspects and coming up
With solutions to optimize performance without impacting power consumption to deliver best in class software performance for next
Generation of windows on arm desktop devices using qualcomm soc’s.
You`ll be working closely with software architects, os and kernel developers, cpu architects and soc architects to define performance
Optimization strategies to deliver the best performing windows on arm desktop devices.
We are looking for a self-starter, with excellent people and leadership skills to drive analysis and optimizations with senior technical members from
Broad set of teams across qualcomm and external partnersShould be able to self-manage and work through ambiguous issues and requirementsThe candidate should have solid written and verbal communication skills.
Remote work option within us time zones.
In-depth analysis of key software benchmarks and applications to identify optimization opportunities
Implement software optimizations to ensure performance criteria is met
Develop and enhance analysis tools and instrumentation to assist in analysis, identifying performance gaps and optimization options
Present data to the team and leadership on performance gaps and options to optimize
Collaborate with internal teams and external partners for analysis and optimizations
Experienced in c/c++, arm assembly
Strong familiarity with arm architecture
Good understanding of cpu architecture, memory and bus architecture and how that impacts software performance
Experienced in performance characterization and software optimization techniques
Able to debug complex problems across multiple layers of hardware, os, compiler, and drivers
Experience with windows os, visual studio/llvm compiler and windows performance analyzer (wpa) tools is preferred
Experience in compiler and jit technologies is a plus
Experience with optimizing for popular cpu software benchmarks is a plus
Self-starter and able to work on tasks with ambiguous requirements
Bachelor`s degree in engineering, information systems, computer science, or related field and 7+ years of software engineering or related work experience.
Master`s degree in engineering, information systems, computer science, or related field and 6+ years of software engineering or related work experience.
Phd in engineering, information systems, computer science, or related field and 5+ years of software engineering or related work experience.
3+ years of experience with programming language such as c, c++, java, python, etc.
Master`s degree in engineering, information systems, computer science or related field.
12+ years of software engineering or related work experience.
3+ years of experience with database management software.
3+ years of experience with api.
3+ years of experience working in a large matrixed organization.
Principal duties and responsibilities:
Gathers, integrates, and interprets information across sub-systems from a variety of sources in order to troubleshoot issues and find solutions.
Serves as a technical expert within area of focus.
Identifies gaps in design, effort, etc., and closes the gaps.
Identifies risks associated with designs, approaches, and other work efforts.
Collaborates with others inside and outside of project team to accomplish project objectives.
Solves complex technical problems that affect significant areas of product.
Makes decisions based on incomplete, contradictory, and ambiguous requirements and information that affect policies and multiple teams in the software development process.
Manages project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables for larger projects.
Acts as a tech lead on projects and owns the outcome of the project.
Leads others with technical credibility.
Level of responsibility:
Working independently with little supervision.
Making decisions that are significant in impact; errors are not readily apparent due to the complexity of work process/product or time between decisions and results; errors typically result in significant expenditure of time, resources, and funds to correct.
Using verbal and written communication skills to convey complex and/or detailed information to multiple individuals/audiences with differing knowledge levelsMay require strong negotiation and influence, communication to large groups or high-level constituents.
Having a moderate amount of influence over key organizational decisions (e.g., is consulted by senior leadership to provide input on key decisions).
Completing tasks that require multiple steps that can be performed in various orders; tasks require simultaneously executing multiple cognitive abilities and maintaining information in short- or long-term memory.
Exercising exceptional creativity to innovate new ideas and develop innovative products/processes without established objectives or known parameters.
Using deductive and inductive problem solving; multiple approaches may be taken/necessary to solve the problem; often information is missing or conflicting; advanced data analysis and interpretation skills are required.
Occasionally participates in strategic planning within own area affecting immediate operations.
The responsibilities of this role do not include:
Financial accountability (e.g., does not involve budgeting responsibility).
Qualcomm is committed to hiring and supporting individuals with disabilitiesAlthough this role has some expected physical activity, an inability to perform one or more of the listed physical requirements should not deter otherwise qualified applicants from applyingWe will work with you throughout the application and onboarding process to provide reasonable accommodationsExamples of expected physical activity include: frequently transporting between offices, buildings, and campuses up to ½ mile; frequently transporting and installing equipment up to 5 lbs; performing tasks at various heights (e.g., standing or sitting); monitoring and utilizing computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day; and continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and vendors both in person and remotely.
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Posted 30+ days ago