Qualcomm SW - System Software Quality Engineer in Santa Clara, California
Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Test Engineering
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.
As a System Software Quality Engineer, you are responsible for working with a team to verify the production worthiness of a complete system stack of Qualcomm hardware and software. You will collaborate with hardware designers, software/firmware developers, platform engineering teams and post-silicon verification teams. In this role, there will also be an opportunity to engage with our customers and third parties on the drive for a quality product release.
Role and Responsibilities
Design, develop, execute and maintain software tools and automated test suites for the purpose of verifying quality and compliance of Qualcomm products at the system level
Manually test, where appropriate, the customer experience of installation and deployment of Qualcomm hardware and software in a data center environment
Assist in the creation of a Quality Engineering/Release engineering process with emphasis on continuous integration and continuous development
Assist in the definition of future server class SoCs and platforms by identifying opportunities for enhancement of Qualcomm products
Assist in identifying skills requirements and building a team of engineers working on production software readiness, customer use-cases, workload analysis, workload creation, and collaborating with other teams on bring-up/debug/diags
Focus on ensuring that existing Operating Systems and customer usage environments run well, while identifying strong opportunity for enhancements
5 years+ of demonstrated software test engineering experience
Strong understanding and experience in data center environments and related test automation techniques
Strong Linux programming skills with experience in C/C++ and build systems
Experience in working with Linux Open Source projects and toolchains
Experience developing software for server platforms and platform bringup
Experience testing for production quality software, on schedule, particularly in an organization that delivers software to enable silicon hardware
Additional Asset qualification: Experience in release engineering, continuous integration and continuous development environments
Frequently transports between offices, buildings and campuses up to ½ mile.
Frequently transports and install equipment up to 5 lbs.
Performs required tasks at various heights (e.g. standing or sitting).
Monitors and utilizes computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day.
Continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers and vendors both in person and remotely.
Bachelors - Computer Science, Bachelors - Engineering, Bachelors - Information Systems
1+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.
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