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Qualcomm System Engineer (Machine Learning) in Shanghai, China


Qualcomm China

Job Area:

Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Machine Learning Engineering

General Summary:

As a leading technology innovator, Qualcomm pushes the boundaries of what's possible to enable next-generation experiences and drives digital transformation to help create a smarter, connected future for all. As a Qualcomm Machine Learning Engineer, you will create and implement machine learning techniques, frameworks, and tools that enable the efficient discovery and utilization of state-of-the-art machine learning solutions over a broad set of technology verticals or designs. Qualcomm Engineers collaborate with cross-functional teams to enhance the world of mobile, edge, auto, and IOT products through machine learning hardware and software.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or related field.


Qualcomm's Multimedia R&D and Standards Group is seeking passionate candidates for its Computer Vision team in Shanghai, China. The team develops advanced algorithms, architectures and systems for computer vision, graphics and machine learning application, enriching the embedded systems for Smartphone, XR, Automotive, PC, and IoT products.

The candidate will have responsibilities including but not limited to:

  • Design and implementation of Computer Vision / Graphics / Machine Learning applications

  • Development of concept proving demo on Qualcomm platform

  • Optimization of system performance to make the technology ready for commercialization

Minimal Qualifications:

  • Experience in Computer Vision / Graphics / Machine Learning related projects

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, or other relevant majors

  • Proficiency in C/C++ is a must.

  • Proficiency in cross-platform (Windows, Android, Linux, QNX) development is a must.

  • Proficiency in English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency in Python/Java/Kotlin/QT is a plus.

  • Experience on Unreal /Unity development is a plus

  • Experience of deep learning model design, pruning, compression, quantization and on-device deployment is a plus

  • Experience with Camera framework and sensor related image processing is a plus.

  • Experience with Qualcomm platform is a plus.

  • Experience with performance optimization with ARM/ DSP/GPU/NPU is a plus.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

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.

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.

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