1. JavierLeon's Avatar

    Do you know someone that would be interested in this opportunity?

    Android Firmware/HAL Engineer

    Location: San Diego, California
    Duration: Full-time/Direct and Full-time/Contractor positions available


    • You will be responsible for production support on the MSM and the OMAP chipset based smartphone builds. Company will report bugs periodically that could be in the user land space, in the kernel space or in the HAL space, and it will be this person's job to replicate/isolate/fix and test the bug fixes in any of these layers.

    • You will work in conjunction with fellow team members out of India to fix these bugs.

    • Patches/bug fixes will need to be posted by him/her to Company periodically for problems reported.

    • Company’s smartphone software stacks are leading edge and require real smarts/troubleshooting skills at multiple layers of the software stacks to fix these issues. You will need to have done some form of production support in prior projects.


    • 5+ years of experience in working with embedded Linux kernel and system stack.
    • 2+ years of experience in working in Android specific projects.


    • BSCS required, MSCS preferred.
    • Certificate in embedded Linux and Android.


    • C, C++, Java, data-structure and algorithms.
    • Operating system fundamentals (through knowledge on Linux/Unix OS architectures).
    • Expertise in Linux (BSP) kernel/driver programming, Linux system programming.
    • Experience in working with Qualcomm’s Mobile Station Modem (MSM) and TI’s Open Multimedia Application Platform (OMAP).
    • Through understanding of Android HAL and driver integration with Android framework.
    • Hands-on experience in porting Android NDK layer stacks and libraries (specifically - Camera, OpenGL ES)


    • Understanding of Android application framework (java stack).
    • OpenGL and OpenCore implementations of Android.
    • Functional understanding of integration of Bluetooth and Wireless stacks in Android framework.

    Other skills:

    • Good communication skills.
    • Independent handling of small engineering team.
    • Familiarity with work-breakdown-structure, requirement specification document.

    Interested and qualified candidates please email your resume in MS Word format to:

    Javier Leon | SpectraCore Technologies, Inc. | (858) 713-9341 | javier.leon@spectracoretech.com | Javier Leon - LinkedIn (let's link today!)
    04-20-2010 05:21 PM