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Firmware Engineer in Richardson, TX at HumCap Recruiting

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Description:Responsibilities for a typical
software/firmware engineer may include many of the following:

Work with customers and project lead to refine
requirements
Assist with system architecture and high-level
hardware design
Develop software, embedded software and firmware
per requirements on a variety of platforms, from embedded systems, to Microsoft
Windows, to Linux
Assist with hardware bring-up
Integrate software/firmware with customer’s
hardware platform(s)
Produce design release packages for delivery to customers,
including external documentation of source code and protocol specificationsAs required, meet with customer(s) to discuss
project status and to resolve problems

The following is a list of
skills and experiences that we find attractive in candidates.








BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering,
Electrical Engineering, or related engineering discipline, MS degree preferred
Minimum 7 years software/firmware development
experience
Must be proficient in C/C++
Experience with hardware/software integration in
embedded systems
Thorough understanding of networking protocols and
techniques
Hands-on experience with logic analyzers,
oscilloscopes, etc
Strong written and oral communications skills
Excellent troubleshooting/diagnostic capability
Experience with and discipline in using revision
control systems
 
Because the skill sets needed for each project
vary, we expect all candidates to be able to learn new skills and adapt to
quickly-changing technology. If you have experience across a number of these
technologies, we want to talk with you:
Processors

TI MSP430 microprocessors
Microchip PIC microprocessors
Freescale/Motorola Coldfire and PowerPC
microprocessors
ARM 7/9 microprocessors
Intel x86 microprocessors
TI Power-efficient and high-performance DSPs







Operating Systems/LanguagesWindowsVisual Studio 6.0 through 2013 (both MFC and .Net)
Mobile

Linux
Java, Perl, CGI, PHP, XML
MySQL and PostgreSQL database applications
Web-based GUIs
Device drivers
Eclipse