Avago Technologies R&D Engineer Software in Santa Clara, California


Broadcom is searching for passionate & motivated software architects to join our world-class settop box software team. You will be part of a highly talented group working with our most advanced SOC’s to produce the best video and graphics experiences available on settop box platforms. As a part of this team you will participate in the design, implementation and optimization of software components used in today’s most popular connected TV applications including Netflix, YouTube and Amazon Instant Video. These components include open source software such as Chromium/Blink and Wayland/Weston. Your duties will primarily include implementing and optimizing graphics architectures of internal and open source components to achieve maximum performance on Broadcom SOC’s. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Implementing and optimizing compositing engines, window managers and display servers based on open source Wayland/Weston
  • Optimization of graphics performance on Chromium/Blink and Webkit based browsers
  • Design and implementation of graphics features across the entire graphics pipeline which may include HDR and VR related technologies
  • Work cross-functionally with hardware and software teams to improve future SOC architectures
  • Triage and debug software issues found in Broadcom software stacks
  • BS or MS degree in CS, CE or equivalent
  • 3+ years of industry experience
  • Knowledge of SOC architectures
  • Strong software architecture and development skills
  • Excellent C/C++ programming and debugging skills
  • Experience working with Linux on embedded systems
  • Experience with 3D graphics, OpenGL, OpenGL ES is major plus
  • US Citizen or permanent US resident required

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to male, female, veterans status or on the basis of disability.


Job: R&D;

Primary Location: United States-California-Santa Clara

Other Locations: United States-California-Irvine

Organization: STB

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Apr 20, 2016, 6:37:30 PM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Req ID: 160447