Randstad Android Graphics Debug Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon

Android Graphics Debug Engineer


job details:

  • location:Hillsboro, OR

  • salary:$40 - $45 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, July 14, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:565306

We have a 7 month contract opportunity for an Android Graphics Debug Engineer in Hillsboro, OR.

Job description:

In this position, you will be responsible for debugging of Graphics drivers on Android OS.

Your responsibilities will include but not be Iimited to :

  • Debugging potential software (SW) driver defects to SW component Ievel using kernel debugging tools such as KDB - Building and installing drivers from source code database

  • Working directly with Software Developers and Product Ieads

  • Building and configuring PC hardware, SW and OS Ioads

  • Creating Ghost* images, installing software - Helping determine overall health and release readiness for the Graphics drivers

  • Providing feedback and quick information turns on resolved defects, Iatest test status, engineering builds and supporting impromptu request for additional ad-hoc testing as needed

  • Being involved in sighting and defect Ievel debug, defect

  • Verification activities, test and suite development and/or modification

Additional Skills and or education: You must possess a minimum Bachelors Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or Masters Degree in Computer Science/Engineering preferred.

Additional qualifications needed include :

  • Strong 'C', C++, or x86 knowledge and/or experience

  • A solid working knowledge of modern PC architecture - Iogical system debug and troubleshooting skills - Intermediate debug skills and characterization of test failures

  • DVD Playback and/or D3D game experience would be an added advantage

  • Knowledge of - Video Compression Standards / D3D Graphics is a plus - Experience in installing and configuring modern PC BIOS's and Android operating with a - Variety of common peripherals (for example, memory, Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) cards and USB devices, and multimedia software and/or hardware) - Experience with Software (SW) and/or OS kernel debuggers

  • Previous software or hardware debugging experience would be an added advantage - Strong written and - Verbal communication skills would be an added advantage Years of experience required for this positions: 7-10 Years minimum overall experience. 3-5 minimum in related qualifications.

Local candidates highly preferred and will be given first preference.