Senior System Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, December 21, 2023

NVIDIA has continuously reinvented itself over two decades. Our invention of the GPU in 1999 sparked 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. NVIDIA is a “learning machine” that constantly evolves by adapting to new challenges that are hard to tackle, that only we can pursue, and that matter to the world. This is our life’s work, to amplify human creativity and intelligence. We are now looking for a highly motivated Senior System Software Engineer to join this dynamic and innovative Mobile Foundation Software team to craft the new generation mobile and automotive chips

What you'll be doing:

  • Design, develop and maintenance of pre-silicon simulation platforms

  • Perform software bring up on hardware simulation platform.

  • Build system software and tools for mobile product in different development stage.

What we need to see:

  • BS or MS in EE/CS or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of industry/academic experience in system software development

  • Strong C/C++ and Python programming skills

  • Knowledge of computer architecture concepts - CPU, GPU, System on Chip

  • Kernel experience with Linux, QNX, Android, Chrome, or Windows systems

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

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Hands on experience with hardware/software simulation tools and libraries like Synopsys VDK, SystemC, TLM

  • Know-how working on operating system kernels or writing device drivers with strong systems-level debugging skills involving hardware, software, and firmware

  • Experience in performance analysis of complex systems

  • Deep understanding of systems architecture: CPU, GPU, memory, display, buses, kernel internals would be useful.

Our technology has no boundaries! Nvidia is building the world’s most groundbreaking and state of the art compute platforms for the world to use. It’s because of our work that scientists, researchers and engineers can advance their ideas. At its core, our visual computing technology not only enables an amazing computing experience, but it is also energy efficient! We pioneered a supercharged form of computing loved by the most demanding computer users in the world - scientists, designers, artists, and gamers.

The base salary range is 144,000 USD - 270,250 USD. 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 accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

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.