SSD Firmware Development Engineer


Farmington Hills, MI

Industry: Consulting


Not Specified years

Posted 258 days ago

  by    Rahul Verma

This job is no longer available.

Location: Bay Area, CA

Duration: Full Time

Job Discription:

?        Developing structured source code targeting the embedded environment associated with state of the art memory.

?        Performing design verification using a variety of verification methods, including simulation, FPGA prototyping, and product testing.

?        Focusing on firmware quality in the system and the target application.

?        Participate in SCRUM/agile processes and distributed code reviews.

?        Developing new test tools and methods.

?        Using analysis equipment or software, you will demonstrate the effective analysis of functional or performance issues with the firmware and hardware in test environments or target host systems.


Successful candidates for this position will have:

?        Strong working knowledge of firmware development, verification, system failure analysis, embedded systems design and real time embedded systems,

?        Strong problem solving skills, including the ability to find creative solutions to difficult problems.

?        Strong working knowledge of software engineering principles and designing and developing firmware using assembly and C/C++ programming.

?        Strong working knowledge with Trusted Computing Group OPAL specification on a storage device.

?        Proficiency debugging an embedded firmware application.

?        Proficiency in using ARM development tools and IDE's such as SourcePoint and Realview.

?        The ability to analyze complex firmware and hardware issues.

?        A high level of skill in problem re-creation and trapping as well as identifying and optimizing performance of critical algorithms.

?        Hands-on experience in firmware development and verification, system failure analysis, and problem solving.

?        The ability to find creative solutions to difficult problems.

?        A working knowledge of digital hardware design and test equipment such as oscilloscopes and logic/bus analyzers is optional, but highly desired.

?        A high level of self-motivation, and dedication.

?        The ability to work well on a team based in different global locations.

?        The ability to multitask effectively in fast-paced environment.

?        Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  

Education:  BS or MS in Computer Engineering, ElectricalEngineering, or Computer Science.