Senior Firmware Engineer (Bluetooth Startup)

  • Location

    San Francisco

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

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  • Salary:

    Up to $170k plus bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Gary Tiller

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  • Consultant:

    Gary Tiller

A Senior Firmware Engineer is being sought by a Bluetooth Hardware Startup based in San Francisco.  

You will be part of the embedded firmware team working on a variety of firmware projects in a fast-paced startup environment. 

The Company provides a modern approach to securing access while providing a seamless experience for end users and access administrators

The Role and Responsibilities

  • Product Development which includes, design and development, design reviews, product verification, and field validation along with coordinating with other engineering disciplines (QA,hardware,mobile, backend and customer).
  • Contribute to embedded software architecture
  • Contribute to design, specification, and test plan reviews
  • Writing firmware code and tooling: C, Shell, Python, JavaScript
  • Develop unit tests and system verification tests
  • Refine our toolchain and documentation
  • Assist with production releases and deployments in a cross-functional team

Skills and Experience 

  • 3+ years of experience using embedded processors (ARM Cortex, Atmel AVR, FreeScale)
  • Commercial firmware development experience ideally involving an RTOS
  • Experience with Firmware Architecture
  • Experience with embedded development tools (ARM GCC), debuggers, ICE, SWD/JTAG)
  • Experience with communication protocols and their implementations, (Bluetooth, BLE, USB, SPI, I2C)
  • BS/MS in Electrical, Electronic or Computer Engineering, or similar degree:

Salary: Base up to $170k, bonus and equity