Software Engineer - Mobile


Wayne, NJ, USA

Full time

Software Engineering / Software Developer

Nov 1


Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.Job Area:

Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software EngineeringGeneral Summary:

In a team environment, our mobile software engineers design, implement, and maintain client software library and SDK components which support a sophisticated and innovative service designed to help mobile, IOT and other devices determine their geolocation. These components are written in Java, Kotlin, and C/C++, and support a variety of platforms, including Android, AOSP, Linux, and various desktop and IoT/embedded operating systems. Efficient use of device resources, including memory, CPU cycles, power, and network bandwidth are all critical elements of these software components. Team members work closely with researchers, analysts, and QA engineers to design, implement, and validate sophisticated, proprietary algorithms, and have a solid understanding of computer science and software engineering fundamentals, including network protocols, data structures and algorithms, multithreading, object-oriented design, source code management, and software lifecycle best practices.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years of experience in mobile development
  • Object-oriented and functional programming paradigms
  • Collaborative peer code reviewing using an online system like GitHub
  • Agile development
  • Good working knowledge of Git concepts and workflows
  • Facility using JIRA/Confluence, or similar issue tracking and collaborative documentation systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • 5 years of software development experience (including 2 years in Mobile)
  • Multithreaded software architecture and design
  • Networking fundamentals
  • Standard algorithm fundamentals
  • Synchronous and asynchronous processing flow and dispatch mechanisms
  • In depth knowledge of Java, C, and C++ and their use in battery efficient and highly performant mobile clients
  • Capable of designing and building applications for Android. Working knowledge of associated development tools.
  • Experience with Kotlin is a plus
  • Experience using principles of Test Driven Development (TDD)

Qualcomm is committed to hiring and supporting individuals with disabilities. Although 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 applying. We will work with you throughout the application and onboarding process to provide reasonable accommodations. Examples 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.

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 here 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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EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.

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