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Got a love for coding? Hardware design? IT project management? We're with you. Whatever you want to do, do it at the highest level. Arm is the driving force behind 70% of technology used by the world’s population – from your smartphone to VR headsets to the world’s fastest supercomputer. You'll master your craft while working with the biggest names in tech.
At the same time, your training and development will be second to none. We put our trust in you to work on big, global projects because you'll have our world-class mentors on your side, giving you just the right combination of freedom and support. And you'll also have your own development roadmap which you can pair with your choice workshops to take the skills you want to expert levels.
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We encourage our people to upskill as much as they want with a comprehensive learning and development package which includes technical development, mentoring, internal and external conferences, tech talks, and donut sessions. Whether you want to learn a new programming language, upskill your excel skills or read the latest articles on Microprocessor reporting we are with you to Spark the worlds potential.
We'll always encourage you to take plenty of annual leave, so you stay fresh and inspired. But you know what really does it? When we encourage you to take an extended, paid 4 weeks' sabbatical after 4 years of service.
You're a human being, not a resource. And so it's important to us that we're there for you at significant points in your life. That's why we offer flexible progressive leave. Whether you're having kids, acting as a primary care giver or have lost a loved one, you'll be able to put your family first without worrying about your career.
We create a safe space for you to look after your mental and physical health, with support ranging from medical insurance to the workplace mental health platform Unmind. Alongside a growing number of onsite gyms, yoga, cycling and running clubs. All of which comes with a flexible working policy to ensure you can live life and be your brilliant self.
We are looking for a hardworking, creative person for our Staff Software Engineer position who has an interest in graphics processors, performance measurements and alike - our engineers are part of crafting the next generation of Arm technology!
In 2006 Arm acquired Falanx, a small Norwegian start-up developing Graphics Processing Units. The team now counts 200 employees from more than 30 different nationalities. We are based in Trondheim, the beautiful technological capital of Norway. Here the team is combining hiking, skiing, and trips on the fjord with developing Mali, the worlds most shipped GPU in the world.
This position is in the PPA team (power, performance, area) at Arm Norway in Trondheim. The team acts as a sophisticated internal user of our products with the mission to measure the performance and energy efficiency in various use cases and analyse the performance to improve the products to reach maximum performance potential.
Would you like to work in a multi-site, multi-team and multi-cultural environment? Are you creative and passionate about new technologies? If so, we would love to hear from you!
- Implement, debug and test features and performance optimisations in our tools used for GPU performance measurements
- Work with others in the organisation to collect and understand requirements for our tools
- Improve GPU performance measurement and analysis methodologies
Required Skills and Experience :
- Experience in 3D graphics technology and standards such as OpenGLES and Vulkan
- Programming skills in C and C++
- Experience in standard Linux tools, shell and version control systems such as git
- Excellent attention to detail
- Organized and analytical approach to work
- Ability to understand complex, abstract problems
“Nice To Have” Skills and Experience :
- Willingness and ability to chip in to process improvement initiatives
Working on interesting new projects is exciting, but we also know how important it is to receive support. We make sure you have regular catch-ups with your line manager who will be able to offer ongoing support, feedback, and development opportunities. You will also be given a certain amount of flexibility and freedom in how you decide to complete your projects/tasks.
As well as being offered a competitive salary, there are also opportunities to get involved in some of the many social events that are organized within Arm.
Arm is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal opportunities are available to all applicants and colleagues. We are a diverse organization of dedicated and innovative individuals, and don’t discriminate on the basis of any characteristic.
Life at Arm
There's an open and casual atmosphere here that's so characteristic of Arm. We build spaces for continuous learning and creative expression. No matter the level of person you're approaching, they're always ready for a down-to-earth conversation. And it's easy to make friends with such a diverse network of graduates, interns, part-time undergraduates and apprentices all sticking together. Because diversity is essential to how we innovate – one reason why we're promoting more women into leadership positions.
Everything Made Possible
Just how far do the possibilities of Arm's tech stretch? AI, Machine Learning, IoT… billions of people use our technology every day, spanning countless nations, industries, and applications. So much so, there's virtually never a time or place we're not with you.