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Software Engineer, Senior

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.

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.

Want to change the way people hear their world? Would you like to see your hard work integrated into innovative new commercial products that you and your family can buy in the local electronics store? Would you enjoy playing a part in the success of some of the worlds most well-known audio and electronics brands, enabling high quality sound in wireless headphones and soundbars, voice interaction and control in the home and on the go and contributing to other exciting future audio technologies like hearables? Like to help bring entertainment and the joy of premium entertainment to people's lives? If this appeals to you, you might be interested in a challenging, hands-on roles in engineering we have open today in our Cambridge office.

As a part of the global Qualcomm team, you would join the worlds leader in mobile technology and increasingly in the IoT, working with the Voice and Music team based in Cambridge. We are a team of innovators, passionate about voice and music, with a mission to deliver exceptional wireless audio, that is powering the soundtrack to peoples lives. Come share our passion for innovation in connectivity, compute, security and premium sound.

Day to day activities include:
  • Development and maintenance of Test infrastructure (full life cycle)
  • Automated Test script implementation
  • Test execution and result reporting ownership
  • Defect tracking and investigation ownership
  • Project validation planning
  • Test specification creation for Application and Chip management firmware as well as infrastructure
Minimum Qualifications  
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field
  • 3+ years experience with software engineering
  • 3+ years experience of working with embedded systems
  • 2+ years experience with automation of software testing
    2+ years experience with a Python programming language
     
  • References to a particular number of years experience are for indicative purposes only. Applications from candidates with equivalent experience will be considered, provided that the candidate can demonstrate an ability to fulfill the principal duties of the role and possesses the required competencies.
Preferred Qualifications  
  • 5+ years experience with a Python programming language
  • 5+ years experience of working with embedded systems
  • 3+ years experience development with an OO language (Python, C++, Java)
  • 3+ years experience with automation of software testing
  • 3+ years experience with software engineering
  • 2+ years experience of working with distributed systems
  • 2+ years experience in a an agile software engineering environment
  • 1+ years experience in embedded wireless systems such as Bluetooth, WiFi, 802.15.4, Zigbee; knowledge of Audio or DSP
Education Requirements  
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics or related field