Software Engineer – Power and Performance Benchmarking

Employer: NXP Semiconductor
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 15.08.2018
    Short company description

    NXP Semiconductors enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, we are driving innovation in the secure connected vehicle, end-to-end security & privacy and smart connected solutions markets.

    Requirements

    Scripting experience – python, bash.
    Operating systems – Linux, Android.
    Knowledge about CPU architectures. Preferred ARM architectures.
    Electronics knowledge, experience in troubleshooting and debugging electronics is a plus.
    Experience with tools – GDB, Git, JIRA is a plus.
    Experience with performance analysis tools is a plus – perf, OProfile or others.
    Knowledge and experience with real time operating systems is a plus.

    By joining our Bucharest team, beside an attractive salary package, you will have the opportunity to be part of a high performance and enthusiastic software development team in a secure, pleasant and dynamic work environment.

    Responsibilities

    Develop and maintain automated test execution environments and scripts.
    Develop and enhance new or existing benchmarking frameworks.
    Deliver power & performance analysis based on test results.
    Carry out regular power and performance test execution on the targeted software stack.

    Other info

    The Microprocessors Software team in Bucharest is responsible for enabling the Linux BSP on NXP's i.MX family microprocessors. Our work focuses on the lower levels of the operating system such as the kernel, as well as delivering fully functional Yocto Linux images. Power and performance benchmarking is a crucial part in the development process to ensure that operating systems meet the power and performance consumption standards when running on the i.MX family.