Compiler Backend Software Engineer


Austin, Texas, USA

full time

16 Dec 2019


NVIDIA's invention of the GPU 1999 sparked the growth of the PC gaming market, redefined modern computer graphics, and revolutionized parallel computing. More recently, GPU deep learning ignited modern AI — the next era of computing — with the GPU acting as the brain of computers, robots, and self-driving cars that can perceive and understand the world. Today, we are increasingly known as “the AI computing company”. We are growing our company, and growing our teams with the smartest people in the world. We are looking for you.

What you'll be doing

  • Understand, modify, and improve an NVIDIA proprietary parallel compiler written in C++
  • Maintain and enhance GPU backend JIT compilers
  • Reproduce and test application issues in HPC, high-end workstation, graphics, mobile and deep-learning domains
  • Analyze source and assembly code for correctness and performance
  • You will be part of a team that is at the center of deep-learning compiler technology spanning architecture design and support through functional languages
  • Work with global compiler, hardware and application teams to oversee improvements and problem resolutions
  • Apply and adapt the latest compiler technologies to produce premier, robust, supportable compiler and tools

What we need to see

  • Proficient in compiler design and in performance analysis tools.
  • B.S. or higher degree in Computer Science/Engineering
  • Excellent C and C++ programming skills, with at least 12 years experience in compiler support and development
  • Experience in a shared engineering production environment
  • Good communication and documentation skills and self-motivated

Ways for you to stand out from the crowd

  • Masters or PhD preferred, with 12+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience in GPU usage

NVIDIA is widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers. We have some of the most brilliant and talented people in the world working for us. If you are creative and autonomous, we want to hear from you.

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