Camera Firmware Team

    • Qualcomm Technologies
  • San Diego, CA
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 8 hours ago


On Site
USD 114,500.00 - 171,500.00 per year
Full Time


Digital signal processing
Policies and procedures
Systems design
Mobile devices
Embedded systems
Systems engineering
Assembly language
Image processing
ARM architecture
Version control
Quick learner
Computer engineering
Computer science
Electrical engineering
Software engineering
Software development
Computer hardware

Job Details

Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Camera Engineering

General Summary:

Qualcomm Multimedia Systems Group is seeking candidates for its camera firmware team in San Diego, CA. The team focused on imaging system design and development for mobile devices at both high and low tiers as well as adjacent market. We are seeking candidates with technical excellence in embedded system development and the creativity and initiative to apply their technical knowledge to exciting new camera technologies.

Responsibilities: The selected candidate will have responsibilities in one or more of the following areas:

Embedded low level camera driver design and development, work throughout the firmware life cycle.
End-2-end systems development, prototyping and commercialization of new camera features and technologies.

3-5 years related industry experience is preferred:
  • Strong experience with C/C++ programming is required. Assembly programming, embedded SW experience and understand fixed-point implementation preferred.
  • Strong background in digital signal processing and digital image processing.
  • Experienced with microcontroller architecture, RTOS, and/or ARM architecture. Familiar with Android, JTAG, ADB, version control.
  • Experience with developing and implementing image processing algorithms preferred.
  • Quick learner, self-motivated, able to work independently.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field and 2+ years of Software Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related work experience.
Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field and 1+ year of Software Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related work experience.
PhD in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field.

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.

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Pay range:
$114,500.00 - $171,500.00

The above pay scale reflects the broad, minimum to maximum, pay scale for this job code for the location for which it has been posted. Even more importantly, please note that salary is only one component of total compensation at Qualcomm. We also offer a competitive annual discretionary bonus program and opportunity for annual RSU grants (employees on sales-incentive plans are not eligible for our annual bonus). In addition, our highly competitive benefits package is designed to support your success at work, at home, and at play. Your recruiter will be happy to discuss all that Qualcomm has to offer!

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