Job Title ADAS/Autonomy System Level Safety Architect
Post Date 03/03/2020
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area Engineering - Systems
Location California - San Diego
Job Overview 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 Safety and Autonomous Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)
Qualcomm is utilizing its traditional strengths in digital wireless technologies to play a central role in the evolution of automotive infotainment and autonomous driving. We are investing in several supporting technologies including 4G, 5G, ADAS, and Deep Learning. The Qualcomm ADAS/Autonomy Systems team is engaged in offering optimized solutions built on DSP, computer vision and machine learning algorithms for the Qualcomm ADAS/Autonomy systems architecture.
We are seeking engineers with experience in system and device level functional safety concepts and implementations. This position will be a hands-on role in analyzing Functional Safety concepts and requirements in existing and next generation ADAS/Autonomy systems offered by Qualcomm, while optimizing and exercising the full capability of the Qualcomm Snapdragon platform.
Responsibilities shall include the following:
Developing a system level safety architecture and concept to integrate Qualcomms hardware in safety critical systems, leading and coordinating the creation of functional safety documentation as per ISO 26262.
Develop safety requirements to implement Technical Safety Concepts (TSCs) on Qualcomms Snapdragon automotive hardware
Work with various technology teams on architectural features that would enable targeted safety levels (ASIL B to ASIL D, depending upon the technology team and system level requirements)
Conducting safety analyses, both quantitative and qualitative, on automotive hardware designs and identify areas of improvement
Responsibilities will include leading functional safety related activities for SoC development and ensure ISO 26262 compliance with respect to SoC architecture, processes and work products.
Work closely with Quality teams, SoC Design and IP teams, Software team, the functional safety manager(s) as well as customers to ensure the functional safety process is executed and documented.
Working with vendors and partners to ensure functional safety requirements are fulfilled by the components that they provide
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
Minimum Qualifications 2+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience. ' id='hdnMinimumQualifications'>Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
2+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.
Preferred Qualifications 5+ years of experience in the following:
ISO 25252 or IEC 61508
Requirements Management Tools and establishing traceability for functional safety requirements e.g. DOORS, etc.
Familiarity with Failure Modes and Effect Analysis (FMEA) and Fault Tree Analysis (FTA) is required experience using tools to perform FMEA, FTA preferred
Familiarity with hardware failure rate calculation (FMEDA) experience using Siemens 29500 and/or IEC 62380 preferred
Prior automotive experience in ADAS and self-driving systems preferred
Relevant Safety Certification is desired e.g. CFSE, CFSP
Education Requirements Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering' id='hdnEducationalRequirements'>Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering
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