• Sr. Embedded Firmware Engineer

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/25/2019 4:52 PM)
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  • Job Description

    Amazon is looking for a Sr. Embedded Firmware Engineer to join an exciting new project team working to build a completely new best in class consumer product. We are an innovative, cross-platform, customer-obsessed team, working on big-bets in an innovative environment. Our organization rewards intellectual curiosity while maintaining the direct to market product focus. Our mission is to invent and simplify large-scale solutions and bring the future to Amazon customers.

    As a Sr. Embedded Firmware Engineer you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer products. You must be responsive, flexible, and able to succeed within an open, collaborative peer environment.
    You will participate in the design, integration and improvement of the FW stacks for the main computational board embedded in our devices. This includes designing and implementing a wide range of low-level embedded software on our hardware platform, including device drivers, Linux kernel modules,, porting existing software to new embedded platforms, and other low level programming activities.

    Basic Qualifications

    • Experience with embedded processors for cellphones, tablets or consumer electronic devices.
    • Linux kernel and driver development experience required.
    • Android experience required.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent required.
    • 7+ years of Software development experience.
    • 5+ years of firmware and device driver development
    • C and embedded SW development expertise.
    • Experience using Git source control management system.
    • Solid understanding of end-to-end SW development tool chains and environments.
    • Hands-on experience in working with Linux-based devices.
    • Hands-on experience on developing BSP for Linux and or Android based devices.
    • This position will require some travel - both domestic and international

    Preferred Qualifications

    • MS/PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent.
    • FireOS experience is a plus.
    • Experience on ARM multi-core processors.
    • Experience working with ISP, DSPs, and GPUs for embedded applications.
    • Experience with optimizing computer vision and optical algorithms on embedded devices.
    • Knowledge of wireless BLE 4.0 protocols, TCP/IP networking, understand 802.11 protocol
    • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
    • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role

    Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

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