Senior Embedded Software / Firmware Lead Engineer

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San Jose, CA

Industry: Technology

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5 - 7 years

Posted 32 days ago

  by    Diva Milani

Exciting new career opportunity for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer / Firmware Engineer Lead in Silicon Valley!

(Local candidates only please, so we encourage you to apply if you are well-qualified and are located in the Bay area. Due to the nature of this opportunity and the client's requirements, we encourage US citizens or Green Card holders to apply.)

JOB SUMMARY / WHAT YOU WILL BE WORKING ON:

Provide firmware and software support on long range wireless products from product introduction to mass production. Collaborate with internal and external engineers, marketing, and customers to define and develop firmware and applications to enable the evaluation, integration and/or production of products. Develop and review wireless protocols for embedded systems designed to integrate into commercial wireless networks. Develop technical documentation, presentations, and training materials to help promote new products and facilitate product adoption and integration.

QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED / WHAT YOU NEED FOR SERIOUS CONSIDERATION:

-- Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science plus 5+ years of recent embedded software or firmware development experience.

-- At least 5 years of expertise in C/C++ development and troubleshooting.

-- At least 3 years of experience with programming Intel 8051, ARM, PIC, and/or AVR micro-controllers.

-- Experience with hardware interfaces such as UART, SPI, GPIO, I2C, JTAG, USB is required.

-- Knowledge of wireless protocol stack development, testing and troubleshooting.

-- Experience scriptinglanguage such as Python, Perl, Matlab.

-- Excellent communication skills are a must.

-- PLEASE NOTE: MUST HAVE GOOD CAREER HISTORY (no frequent job hopping) PLUS GOOD FIRMWARE DEVELOPMENT EXPERIENCE AND MICRO-CONTROLLER EXPERIENCE; GOOD EMBEDDED SOFTWARE AND WIRELESS PROTOCOL EXPERIENCE (BlueTooth, Zigbee, YMAX, etc...). Candidates without the requiredexperience will not be considered.

These additional Preferred Qualifications will put you at the top of the list for serious consideration:

-- Master's Degree with an emphasis on embedded software and firmware.

-- Knowledge of network protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP, 6LowPAN, etc.

-- Experience with laboratory instruments such as Spectrum Analyzer, Oscillosopes, etc.

-- Experience in one or more communication protocols such as LoRa, Wi-Fi, Zigbee, Bluetooth, or Wi-Sun.

-- Understanding of wireless communication systems and theory is a plus.

-- Experience with developing drivers and applications for Windows and Linux operating system.

FULL TIME POSITION OFFERING $140K TO $165K STARTING SALARY PLUS 15% TO 20% BONUS PLUS AWESOME BENEFITS!

Salary

$168K - $198K