Posted Aug 16

Nvidia is hiring a
Linux Kernel Engineer

China, Shanghai
Full time

Tegra System-on-Chip is NVIDIA’s strategic platform powering autonomous automotive, client, edge computing, mobile gaming, and AI robot industries. The Android team developed Android products in the field of consumer entertainment products and automotive based on Tegra SoC platforms.

We are now looking for a Linux Kernel Engineer for Android automotive! Join our Android software platform team for Nvidia Tegra based products. If you crave state-of-the-art technology and a first-class working environment, we are the place. If you are striving for a deep understanding of operating system, kernel driver, and microprocessor architecture, and are capable of crafting highly portable high-performance software architectures and have deeply strong full system debugging and programming experience, we want you.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Design and implement a new platform based on Linux kernel and Android for Automotive.

  • Drive to the best user experience with bootloader, kernel modifications/extensions, driver implementation/enhancement, system integration on top of NVIDIA Tegra SOC.

  • Resolve stress/stability issues and product issues.

  • Independently drive resolution across multiple teams.

  • New technology research and system architecture design.

What we need to see:

  • Hands-on experience on bootloader, and kernel drivers on Android.

  • Strong skills in debugging kernel/driver code functionalities and root causing kernel panics, crash, stability, stress, and security issues.

  • Rich experience in ARM SoC development and debugging.

  • Experience in device peripheral drivers sch as I2C, SPI, PCIe, NVMe, UFS, EMMC or USB.

  • Excellent C/C++ and ARM assembly programming skills.

  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability and flexibility to work and communicate effectively in a multinational, multi-time-zone corporate environment.

  • Self-motivated teammate.

  • Good English reading/writing & interpersonal skills.

  • More than 3 years’ experience in software development teams with MS/BS degree in Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or corresponding experiences.

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Practical experience in modifying Android platform internal components and adding new features.

  • Cross domain knowledge on embedded system software and hardware.

  • Experience in productization of large-scale end user devices.

  • Experience in Android platform development.

  • Experience in Audio/Multimedia/Display/GPU/OpenGL.

With competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, Nvidia is widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers. We have some of the brightest people in the world working for us and, due to unprecedented growth, our elite engineering teams are rapidly growing. If you're a creative and autonomous engineer with a real passion for technology, we want to hear from you.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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