Embedded Firmware Engineer

Bose   •  

Boston, MA

Industry: Manufacturing

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 48 days ago

Job Description

Come join us in our new office @ Boston Landing and help build our next big thing – a new business to help millions of people live healthier and more engaged lives. You’ll join a team of talented engineers developing a family of new Wellness products that will improve people’s lives in ways they didn’t imagine possible.

At Bose, we’ve spent more than 50 years finding new ways to bring quality audio products to people—in their homes, in automobiles, in airplanes, and just about anywhere else that there is a possibility to enjoy music. Our legendary Wave® music system, SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth speaker, SoundTouch® Wi-Fi speakers, and QuietComfort® acoustic noise cancelling headphones may ring a bell with you. Bose relies on exceptional people to create and deliver those products to our customers.

We are stretching our vision and obsessive approach to providing customer benefit by improving people’s lives in fundamentally new ways beyond audio entertainment. This new business will leverage new-to-the-world technologies, along with academic and corporate partnerships, and translate them into compelling consumer experiences that make a difference– as we’ve done with our new Noise-masking SleepbudsTM and HearphonesTM. We are working on additional experiences and products that we believe will resonate just as strongly with consumers. Our group has the bold attitude and energy of a start-up with the financial backing and market leadership of a world-class brand.

The Embedded Firmware Engineer will join a talented team that is driven to efficiently deliver high-quality code while striving to make us better at what we do, and how we do it, every day. The candidate will work as part of this team to design, validate and optimize systems that require miserly economy of size, power and cost while delivering first-class customer experiences.

Required skills:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics, or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the design and development of electronics firmware
  • Hands-on experience with full-stack MCU firmware development .
  • Experience with device drivers and other low-level HW interfaces
  • Experience with Bluetooth Low Energy, WiFi or other similar wireless protocols.
  • Demonstrable C/C++ programming skills with emphasis on its use in Embedded Systems
  • Familiarity with low-level RTOS or Embedded Linux
  • Strong hardware/electrical know-how. You should know how to test if your firmware is working as expected by probing the hardware (e.g., oscilloscope, logic analyzer, etc.)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of firmware development best practices (code reviews, test, SCM, etc.)

Preferred skills:

  • Advanced degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics, or equivalent
  • 5+ years programming embedded systems,
  • Firmware development on ARM Cortex MCUs
  • Full lifecycle product development experience (from concept through production and support),
  • Background in US FDA product development and associated regulations
  • Experience with other areas of software development a plus (e.g. scripting, web, iOS/Android app development, etc.)
  • Experience in the medical device industry and knowledge of FDA regulations

What's in it for you:

  • Work with leading-edge technologies that deliver excellent experiences to customers
  • Join a top notch, multidisciplinary, transparent, and agile team.
  • Create innovative Wellness products that improve people's lives.
  • Enjoy a culture of excellence, respect, opportunity and passion for innovation
  • Receive a competitive salary, benefit program and retirement plan

Why Bose?

Bose has a strong culture that is passionate about making things better, in terms of the products we build but also the way we work together, focusing on respect, integrity and excellence. We all work hard to develop innovative technologies that provide customers with life changing experiences. Our goal is helping people reach their fullest human potential, so they can feel more, do more, and be more.

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