Sr. Embedded Software Engineer in Austin, TX

Avocent   •  

Austin, TX 78701

Industry: Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 56 days ago


The Platforms and Data Enablement group is seeking a skilled Sr. Embedded Software Engineer for the Austin development team. This person would help create the next generation of platforms and technologies built into our IT/edge and datacenter infrastructure products. A successful candidate could be skilled in any of several areas of expertise: embedded Linux OS development, networking and connectivity protocols, scalable distributed data management, embedded application development, or modern industrial IOT design. Our team focuses on developing applications which range from low-level firmware and OS interfaces through management software and distributed cloud connectivity.


  • Work with team leads and product managers to design, estimate, and develop software solutions and new features to meet our customer's needs.
  • Analyze, troubleshoot, and perform failure analysis on software components and systems.
  • Research and develop proofs of concept for new technologies or methodologies to be used in our applications.
  • Document and communicate specifications for new features and changes to existing functionality.
  • Interface with internal engineering, test, and management teams to support ongoing product needs.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related technical discipline
  • 3-5 years of experience as a software engineer
  • Experience specific to embedded development preferred
  • C/C++, Python, and/or Linux OS/driver development expertise
  • Network protocol knowledge.
  • Full IoT stack architecture expertise

Valid Through: 2019-11-12