Posted Aug 16

Nvidia is hiring a
System Software Engineer, Cloud Gaming

US, CA, Santa Clara • US, CA, Santa Clara • 2 Locations
Full time

NVIDIA’s invention of the GPU in 1999 fueled the growth of the PC gaming market, redefined modern computer graphics, and revolutionized parallel computing. More recently, GPU deep learning ignited modern AI — the next era of computing — with the GPU acting as the brain of computers, robots, and self-driving cars that can perceive and understand the world. Today, we are increasingly known as “the AI computing company.” We're looking to grow our company, and build our teams with the smartest people in the world. Join us at the forefront of technological advancement.

We are now looking for an Android Systems Software Engineer! Join Android software platform team that crafts and builds industry-leading technologies for cloud gaming and consumer entertainment products. You should have a proven track record of strong software development experiences including design, documentation, quick prototyping, code review, build process and test automation while leading the activities, communication and collaboration vital for successful product releases.

What you’ll be doing:

  • While working in the agile team, you will deep dive into the whole Android graphics software stacks which be compatible with the core system software components.

  • As a system software engineer, you will craft, develop, and debug functional aspects of our cloud gaming solutions on top of NVIDIA GPU technologies. And,

  • Performance engineering is also a significant area where your crucial contribution is encouraged for the best user experiences.

What we need to see:

  • Bachelor's or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of experience

  • Deep understanding on kernel internals (process scheduling, virtual memory, file systems and device I/O and virtualization)

  • Strong skills in performance engineering and system-level debugging

  • Hands-on experience on display, graphics and multimedia technologies

  • Experience on virtualization technologies like KVM, QEMU, Xen and other hypervisors

  • Strong cross domain knowledge on system software and 2D/3D graphics

  • Considerable programming experience in C/C++ and Java

  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals and problem solving skills

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Android graphics or OpenGL experience is a major plus

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

  • Practical experience on Android game development with game engines like Unity

  • Experience in open source software contribution

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 outstanding 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!

The base salary range is $144,000 - $270,250. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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