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Embedded Firmware Engineer

  • Location:
    San Jose, California
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  • Category:
    Hardware Engineer
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Multiple Embedded Firmware Engineer jobs in Carlsbad, CA are available through Modis Engineering for a direct-client of ours. We are looking for six Embedded Firmware Engineers with different experience levels to support their high profile, technology advanced Home Security Systems division in Carlsbad, CA. This is a full-time, direct hire opportunity offering competitive pay. So are you ready for your next challenge?
Embedded Firmware Engineer Job Summary:

You will be part of a team that implements everything from RTOS to device drivers and applications, communications protocols, test features in Video
Bring up new SoCs, chipsets, sensors, and products
Write, debug, and integrate new device drivers, protocols, RTOS and other firmware code across embedded product line
Interacting with Hardware, Cloud Operations Team, Mobile Clients Team and various other cross-functional teams
Review board schematics and data sheets
Enable test strategies for new components in upcoming products
Support product development builds

Required Skills:

Engineering experience, ALL levels being considered to complete our outstanding team. Senior and Staff require a minimum of 7 years, junior level requires 1-2 years
Effective communication
Embedded C and C++ is a must
Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS) (Linux mandatory)
Hard real-time application experience: eg Video, Audio, Signal Processing,
Device driver design and implementation
Optimizing embedded software for size and speed
Optimizing boot loaders, eg uboot.
Debugging and testing embedded systems
Multitasking/multithreaded programming
Networking Protocols: TCP/FTP/UDP/RTP/HTTPS, Desirable: UPNP/DLNA/ALLJOYN/ZIGBEE/ZWAVE/ 802.11/BLE
Basic electronics test equipment (oscilloscopes, function generators, logic analyzer, etc.)
Video and video networking experience a plus
BS CS/EE/CE or relevant work experience (MS is a plus)

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