Rendering Researcher / Engineer (Masters)

  • 4321 Still Creek Dr, Burnaby, BC V5C 6S7, Canada
  • Contract

Company Description

About Huawei

With 194,000 employees and operating in more than 170 countries and regions, Huawei is a leading global creator and provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. Integrated solutions span across four key domains – telecom networks, IT, smart devices, and cloud services. Huawei is committed to bringing digital to every person, home and organization for a fully connected, intelligent world.

 

About Huawei Canada

Huawei Canada focuses on fundamental research and development aimed at solving complex technical problems in emerging technologies like 5G, AI, Human Computer Interaction and Autonomous Driving. With ongoing research initiatives with 10 Universities across Canada and strategic collaboration agreements with several Universities, we support Canada’s rich research community.  In 2020, Huawei Canada ranked among the Top 20 corporate R&D investors in the country with a huge 40% increase in R&D investment year over year. Huawei Canada was established in 2008 and now has a total workforce of 1,200 in our six research centers across Canada.

 

“Huawei will continue to be an important contributor to Canada’s knowledge-based economy,” “Openness and diversity are Canada’s great strengths. They help attract global talent and business. Huawei Canada’s R&D spending creates jobs, trains talents, supports fundamental research, and accelerates knowledge-to-impact in Canada. We are proud of all of that.”

Changtian Cai, President, Huawei Canada R&D.

 

Why work with Huawei Canada?

You will have the opportunity to work on real world problems that impact people across the globe.  Many of our researchers are actively involved in publishing conference and journal papers, inventing patents and solving challenging technical problems. With cutting edge tools, access to highly specialized leaders and researchers, and significant funding, you will be well supported to fulfil your potential and pursue your professional dreams.

Job Description

Huawei’s Vancouver Research Center is responsible for advanced technology research, architecture design and strategic technical planning. Our Rendering Lab is one of the only research labs dedicated to real time rendering for mobile devices. Our mission is to conduct bleeding edge research for the best visual quality on mobile in the world. We’re passionate, fun and well-funded. Our team is made up of experts in real time graphics rendering. Our work is edgy, advanced and you’ll work with some of the most talented researchers and engineers in the graphics industry.

Besides having an excellent and supportive team, working in the lab encourages R&D friendly culture. You’ll have ample time to explore and develop the technologies. "If you are passionate about rendering and engine, and enjoy researching and implementing graphic techniques, come join us!"

Responsibilities:

We are looking for research engineers to work on graphics technologies for devices.

  • Working closely with internal R&D divisions, implement real-time rendering systems.
  • Develop rendering techniques including shaders and content pipeline.
  • Profile and optimize GPU / CPU performance.

Qualifications

  • Solid programming skills with C/C++.
  • Experience with one of the following APIs: Vulkan, OpenGL ES, DirectX.
  • Hands-on experience in development of real-time rendering and features.
  • Good communication and documentation skills.
  • Bachelors of Science or higher in Computer Science, Electronics Engineering or related field.

What would be nice to have:

  • Proficiency in Linux environments
  • Knowledge of real-time ray tracing, global illumination