Visual Technology Project Engineer

    • Qualcomm Technologies
  • San Diego, CA
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 7 hours ago


On Site
USD 198,000.00 - 297,000.00 per year
Full Time


Attention to detail
Digital signal processing
Policies and procedures
Mobile devices
Image processing
Video codecs
Computer vision
Systems design
Software documentation
Product requirements
High availability
Systems engineering
Functional management
Electrical engineering
Computer science
Software engineering
Wireless communication
Embedded systems
Computer hardware
Intellectual property

Job Details

Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Camera Engineering

General Summary:

Qualcomm is the innovation leader in the area of integrated chipsets that power advanced mobile devices, automobiles, computing devices. IoT devices and XR devices. We are building on and expanding our reputation as the industry powerhouse for innovation in both wireless technologies and enabling advanced multimedia capabilities. Join Qualcomm and become part of the growing visual technology systems team that innovates to bring the higher performance on visual technologies at the lowest power consumption and device cost, while providing the strongest feature differentiation. We are seeking experienced system engineers for our cutting-edge efforts in areas related to image processing, video codec architecture/design and computer vision. Successful candidates will be part of a visual technology systems team that develops embedded camera and imaging solutions, image signal processor (ISP), visual analytics and video codec IPs as well as advanced algorithms for computer vision and image/video processing to address different Qualcomm businesses. Responsibilities: The job responsibilities may include a subset of the following:
  • Overall engineering lead for the project responsible for on-time delivery of Visual technology IPs including architecture, systems design, hardware, software, documentation, and tools that meet power and performance KPIs along with product requirements and stability to enable the launch of products. Key traits
    • Constant engagement
    • Very high availability
    • Prioritization
    • Provides clarity
    • Attention to detail and tracking of key issues
    • Leadership by example

Minimum qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • 5+ years' experience in integrated chipset architecture, systems engineering, HW/SW design
  • Strong knowledge of IP development life cycle from concept to commercialization
  • Cross functional lead who can effectively work across the teams.

Preferred qualifications:
  • Background in digital signal processing
  • Background in image processing algorithms, color science and image signal processor pipelines, video codecs and video analytics is a plus.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 8+ years of Software Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related work experience.
Master's degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 7+ years of Software Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related work experience.
PhD in Computer or Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 6+ years of Software Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related work experience.

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.

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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.

Pay range:
$198,000.00 - $297,000.00

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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