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Embedded Firmware Engineer
Ref No.: 17-06915
Location: Carlsbad, California
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 08/01/2017
Title:Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer
Location: Carlsbad
Rate: DOE
Length: Full Time - No possibility of remote or C2C

Our client is currently looking to hire on an additional member who is proficient in Embedded Firmware.

* Bring up new SoCs, chipsets, sensors, and products
* Write, debug, and integrate new device drivers, protocols, RTOS and other firmware code my client's IOT embedded product line
* Interacting with Hardware, Cloud Operations Team, Mobile Clients Team and various other cross-functional teams throughout Netgear
* Review board schematics and data sheets
* Enable test strategies for new components in upcoming products
* Support product development builds
Key Qualifications
  • Engineering experience, at least 7 years
  • Effective communication
  • Experience hiring engineers
  • Embedded C and C++,
  • Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS) (Linux mandatory, Desirable, Contiki, Threadex)
  • 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
  • Protocols: TCP/FTP/UDP/RTP/HTTPS, Desirable: UPNP/DLNA/ALLJOYN/BT/BLE/802.11
  • Basic electronics test equipment (oscilloscopes, function generators, logic analyzer, etc.)
  • Video and video networking experience a plus

Team has an immediate opening for a Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer. In this role, you will be part of a team that implements everything from RTOS to device drivers and applications, communications protocols, test features in my client's Video and Internet of Things devices. You must thrive in a fast-paced environment. Your contributions will make a pronounced difference to future embedded products.


BS CS/EE/CE or relevant work experience (MS is a plus)