Firmware Engineer

Mid level Developer

Ref: 147Monday 29 March 2021

Firmware Engineer


  • Design – working with Product Management, Project Management and end user stories on
  • new product design architecture.
  • Development – taking designs and making them happen. Writing and testing code using
  • strict development methodologies including code reuse, maintainability, testing and
  • documentation.
  • Building high volume platforms - linking millions of users worldwide at the same time.
  • Quality Assurance – developing test cases in line with best practice methodology.
  • Project Environment - Working in a cross-functional agile team to develop features with
  • collaboration across the software stacks.

Qualifications and Skill set:

  • 3-5+ years Linux/C programming skills experience required along with a relevant 3rd level qualification.
  • Proven experience developing and debugging multi-threaded systems.
  • Understanding of UNIX/Linux operating systems and programming environments.
  • Strong coding skills with proven ability to write well documented, maintainable, and testable
  • code.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to demonstrate logical troubleshooting steps
  • when working on software bugs
  • A genuine passion and interest in technology and software development with a thorough
  • knowledge of best practices and new technologies.
  • Self-management skills, particularly in respect to prioritization and execution
  • Detail-oriented individual with the ability to rapidly learn and take advantage of new concepts, business models, and technologies.
  • Have the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical people.

Further skills which are desirable … and will be developed in this role:

  • Linux Kernel and/or driver development
  • Unit Test driven development
  • Bluetooth classic or BLE development
  • Experience with GSM AT Commands / Modem integration
  • GPS/Positioning
  • CAN Bus experience
  • Sensor integration
  • Development and debug of firmware such as u-boot