Embedded Software Engineer 3

Our client delivers technology solutions that change and evolve the way work is done for the better. They accomplish this by being laser focused on solving the unique business challenges.

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Job Description

Our client’s embedded development group is seeking an embedded software engineer for its on-board computer team. Our client is a growing company providing fleet mobility technology for North America’s transportation industry. We focus on innovative products creating the next-generation standard in technology-driven fleet performance and decision-making management. The company provides a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package, in addition to the satisfaction of working with an industry leader.

Primary Responsibilities:

This position requires design experience for real-time/pseudo real-time embedded systems. You will be part of a core design group responsible for adding new features and maintaining the current mobile on-board computer and communications systems. The work includes development of vehicle data collection, remote diagnostics, wireless communications, proprietary communications protocol, USB, internetworking, integration with 3rd-party applications, interfaces with Android displays and data analysis applications.

  • Develop software in a LINUX environment using C, C++
  • Participate in Agile Scrum product planning and management activities
  • Ensure work-product is of high quality through best practices such as requirements, documentation, static analysis, code reviews and testing
  • Be an educator and a mentor for junior engineers
  • Actively contribute to designs for large and/or complex systems that cross technology teams and platforms
  • Perform data analysis to support project needs
  • Become the subject matter expert for a product system component
  • Support the technical lead for design and implementation of various sub-systems


  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Innovates solutions during refinement and leads conversations around them
  • Independently creates designs for medium and/or complex projects
  • Comfortable working and collaborating in a fast-paced, Agile (Scrum) development environment
  • Provides recommendations on priorities that align with business and technical objectives
  • Independently understands, validates and refines requirements across multiple technical areas

Required Skills:

  • BS in CS, CE, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience as an embedded software engineer developing commercial applications on embedded LINUX systems using C or C++
  • Design experience for embedded LINUX systems
  • Embedded micro-processor experience: ARM 7, 9, Cortex-A8
  • Communication protocol experience

Preferred Skills:

  • LINUX system administration
  • LINUX shell script programming
  • LINUX kernel configuration experience
  • Experience creating LINUX Board Support Packages - Timesys experience is a plus
  • HTML experience
  • Exposure to other embedded RTOSs: Nucleus, VxWorks, etc.
  • Knowledge of Electrical Engineering and embedded systems
  • Demonstrates technical leadership

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