Desktop Support Engineer

Qualcomm India Private Limited


Not disclosed

Work from Office

Full Time

Min. 9 Years

Job Details

Job Description

Staff Engineer - Windows Kernel Driver Development


Qualcomm India Private Limited

Job Area:

Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Engineering

General Summary:

  • The ideal candidate needs to have:

  • Strong Embedded system knowledge, Experience on Windows Internals and good driver development.

  • Solid understanding of Operating System concepts, RTOS, FW management.

  • Solid understanding of System level features, Processor and Power management, architecting system level features.

  • Hands on experience in complex and multi domain large features.

  • Windows kernel driver development experience.

  • Understanding and experience in Designing and Implementing Windows Kernel mode drivers, Board support package,  ACPI & UEFI.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills.

  • Ability to co-ordinate across stakeholders and Task management

  • Handling small to large medium size technology teams.

  • Experience on Enterprise and IHV/IBVs is a plus

  • 9-12 years of work experience with Design and development of Windows drivers, programing languages such as C, C++, hands on experience in debugging system issues and Preferred Qualifications:

  • Architecting System level features.

  • Design and development of complex large features

  • Hands on experience in low level design, code review and delivery management.

  • Strong knowledge on Windows OS internals and Windows Driver knowledge (KMDF)

  • Windows Device driver programming and debugging with WinDbg, JTAG/other tools.

  • ARM Processor architecture and Assembly Language.

  • Experience with PC software - System BIOS, UEFI, ACPI, Drivers, Applications

  • Embedded OS (Kernel architecture, OS services heap, memory, multi-core, multi-threading, and crash debugging).

  • Knowledge of OS/system performance profiling and optimization techniques.

  • Communication, written & interpersonal skills, motivation, the ability to learn quickly.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 4+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.
Master's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 3+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.
PhD in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field and 2+ years of Software Engineering or related work experience.

• 2+ years of work experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

Applicants: If you need an accommodation, during the application/hiring process, you may request an accommodation by sending email to accommodationsupport 

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.

To all Staffing and Recruiting Agencies: Our Careers Site is only for individuals seeking a job at Qualcomm. Staffing and recruiting agencies and individuals being represented by an agency are not authorized to use this site or to submit profiles, applications or resumes, and any such submissions will be considered unsolicited. Qualcomm does not accept unsolicited resumes or applications from agencies. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Qualcomm employees or any other company location. Qualcomm is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes/applications.

If you would like more information about this role, please contact Qualcomm Careers.

Job role

Work location



Engineering - Hardware & Networks

Role / Category

IT Network

Employment type

Full Time


Day Shift

Job requirements


Min. 9 years

About company


Qualcomm India Private Limited

Job posted by Qualcomm India Private Limited

Apply on company website

Follow us on social media

© 2024 Apna | All rights reserved Privacy Policy Terms & Conditions