Senior Embedded Software Engineer


On Site
120k - 200k
Full Time


Embedded software
Operating systems
Embedded systems
Design review
Test cases
Project development
Change control
Defect management
Risk analysis
Release management
System requirements
Software architecture
Design documentation
Unit testing
Integration testing
Mergers and acquisitions
Health care
Computer hardware
Electrical engineering
Adobe Flash
Mechanical engineering

Job Details

Our client is looking to hire a Senior Embedded Software Engineer to join their team in the medical equipment manufacturing industry. This is a hybrid full-time role taking place in Bedford, MA.

Our client is a worldwide leader in medical diagnostic devices with a passion for innovation. They are committed to helping healthcare providers by maximizing efficiency in blood diagnostics and organ transplantation. They are looking to add an embedded software engineer to their team that can work independently developing software.
Required Skills & Experience:
  • Yocto Experience:
    • Proficiency in writing recipes
    • Ability to create images
    • Collaborative experience with DevOps for setting up Development Environments
  • Strong understanding of Linux internals:
    • Knowledge of hardware/software interaction, including bootloaders (especially u-boot and grub) and system boot sequences
    • Understanding of kernel structure
  • Knowledge of packages and package management:
    • Proficiency in patching and apt system
  • Capability to troubleshoot hardware/software issues:
    • Skilled in debugging driver-level issues in the operating system
    • Proficiency in reading schematics
    • Comprehensive understanding of hardware components from an electrical standpoint, encompassing NOR, NAND, SPI flash, and bus comprehension
    • Familiarity with processor fundamentals such as x86 and ARM
  • Experience with C++ embedded development

Desired Skills & Experience:
  • Thorough understanding of development processes within a regulated industry
  • Prior exposure to IEC62304 standards
  • Ability to build and customize Petalinux
What you will be doing:
  • Participates as an active member on a development team. This includes participating in requirements review, design reviews, code reviews, test case reviews, and team meetings.
  • Participates as an active member on a project development team. This includes requirements change control, defect management, risk analysis, and release management.
  • Creates/Maintains software requirement/functional specifications.
  • Creates/Maintains software architecture documentation.
  • Creates/Maintains software (component) design documentation.
  • Creates/Maintains software source code that adheres to design documentation.
  • Performs unit testing and/or code reviews as per project policy.
  • Performs integration testing to ensure software functions with application and with electrical/mechanical devices.
  • Evaluates, investigates, and implements fixes to assigned software defects.
  • Evaluates, investigates, and implements assigned software change proposals.
  • Provides level of effort for assigned software activities.
  • Tracks personal estimates over time in order to improve accuracy.
  • Follows project and corporate plans, standards, and procedures to perform development.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

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