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.
For our development team located in Brno we are looking for students for Software Audio team projects support.
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Don’t hesitate to contact us in case the position seems interesting. If you have any questions, feel free to ask. Maybe you’ll find some of the answers in the FAQ section below.
1. What will be my duties?
You’ll participate in developing and porting of Linux board support packages, device tree, and audio apps for i.MX Series application processors based on ARM platform.
In the beginning you’ll be mainly studying the i.MX Series (ARM) processor architecture and familiarizing yourself with the Linux operating system.
After that you’ll be gradually introduced to development work.
2. What if I’ll have to study the documentation before writing the code?
Then you’ll study the documentation : )
3. What if I’m shy and afraid of calls from customers and colleagues from abroad?
You don’t have to be afraid. We don’t expect you to communicate with customers directly. However, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to attend calls with customers as an observer and build up your self-confidence.
4. How good is my English supposed to be? Is the ability to understand the written word sufficient?
Reading comprehension skills are sufficient and necessary to understand the documentation. However, fluent spoken English is a considerable advantage.
You’ll be able to gradually improve it by attending teleconferences with other teams.
5. What if a simple task grows to proportions I can’t handle?
You don’t need to worry about that. Our teams are full of specialists who are able and willing to help.
6. Will the results of my work be tangible?
Of course. Our main customers produce consumer electronics with high-end audio technologies (voice recognition, multi-room music streaming), deploying i.MX processors..
7. Will I have to do testing?
A little. Our team isn’t responsible for testing as such, but you’ll have to define, develop, and automate tests.
8. Which development kits / boards will I work with?
You’ll mostly work with kits for processors of the i.MX series (i.MX6, i.MX7, i.MX8). These are high-performance multicore application-
processors. Linux and Android usually run on these processors as well.
9. Will I be able to take time off during college examination periods?
Of course. During examination periods, students normally don’t come to the office, and focus on exams exclusively.
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In addition, NXP will provide reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified disabled individuals.