Corporate Connection Lunch- Zach Pfeffer/ Qualcomm: "Software @ Qualcomm," ACES 2.402, Thursday, November 5, 2009, 12:00 p.m.

Contact Name: 
Jenna Whitney
Nov 5, 2009 12:00pm - 1:00pm


Type of Talk: Corporate Connection/FoCS

Speaker/ Affiliation: Zach Pfeffer/ Qualcomm

Date/Time: Thursday,

November 5, 2009/ 12:00 p.m.

Location: ACES 2.402

Host: FoCS/ OE


Talk Title: "Software @ Qualcomm"

Talk Abstract:
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less devices are only as powerful as the software that runs them. Each yea

r we hire hundreds of new engineering graduates into rewarding positions at
Qualcomm. The best part? You''ll contribute to meaningful research and d

evelop technologies that will literally change the way people live, work a

nd play. At Qualcomm, we encourage you to choose your own career path. W

e offer software engineering opportunities in many exciting areas:


Real-time embedded systems design and development
- System-level integrat

- Software optimization for Snapdragon and other chipsets
- Embed

ded software for multimedia applications development such as audio, video

, speech, imaging and graphic applications
- Development of programs and
user interfaces for mobile operating systems such as Android, Symbian, W

indows Mobile and BREW, Qualcomm''s proprietary development language for m

obile devices

A few of the core software technology areas at Qualcomm
- Mobile Operating Systems
- Device Drivers
- Multimedia
- User Interfaces

Qualcomm is opening up new possibi

lities for consumers and enterprises everywhere. As the world leader in ne

xt generation technologies, Qualcomm''s ideas and inventions are driving w

ireless growth and helping to connect people to information, entertainment
and one another.