Firmware Engineer - Lincolnshire, US

Job Description

About the company
My client is a global leader respected for innovation and reliability, Zebra offers technologies that give a virtual voice to an organisation's assets, people and transactions, enabling organisations to unlock greater business value. The company's extensive portfolio of marking and printing technologies, including RFID and real-time location solutions, illuminates mission-critical information to help customers take smarter business actions.

Job description
Overview
We are looking for an individual with a passion for embedded design, development, debug, and maintenance for our industry leading mobile and stationary printer products. This is an opportunity to work with state of the art tools and methodologies and embedded, wireless, and wired technologies including 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth, Ethernet, and future standards! Successful candidates are self starters that work well individually, as part of a high performance team, and are driven to make a difference in what we deliver to our customers. Be a part of a dynamic, collaborative team utilizing and driving best practices and continuous improvement to deliver quality solutions to internal and external customers.
In this role, the individual analyzes, develops, designs, programs, debugs and implements embedded systems for the organization's products and systems. Develops tests, testing and troubleshooting strategies, devices, and systems for firmware. Integrates firmware to maintain functionality, throughput and consistency. Develops user documentation.

Responsibilities
Responsible for the design and development of device firmware and software applications using C/C++ programming languages. Interfaces with hardware and software engineers, application developers, field engineers and customers and other functional groups. Individual is required to work individually and collaboratively other team members. May develop presentations, whitepapers, and training material to communicate functional usage, technologies, and processes. May participate in researching technologies to assist in developing hardware and software technology roadmaps.

  • Leads requirements meetings for moderately complex firmware design projects.Completes all phases of moderately complex firmware design projects.
  • Reviews firmware test results and root cause analysis. Resolves highly complex technical issues.
  • Reviews changes or upgrades to existing firmware designs. Develops new solutions to unique problems.
  • Identifies issues, and makes recommendations for complex problems.
  • Makes modifications to or upgrades existing firmware designs via patches and generating new code.
  • Enhances and improves existing technologies to apply to new solutions.
  • Develops positive relationships with other company functions involved in the design, test, and implementation processes.
  • Makes recommendations to immediate team to enhance performance and improve product quality.
  • Exercises judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering required. - 3+ years of experience.
  • Experienced knowledge in machine language, assembly language and high level language (e.g.,C,C++).
  • Proficiency with software architectures and embedded real-time operating systems is required.
  • Proficiency with wired networking technologies and securities including Ethernet. 802.11, Bluetooth, and wireless securities are a plus.

 

About XML International

XML International is a leading global provider of human resourcing and recruitment services to telecom, technology, banking & financial services, chemical and pharmaceutical companies worldwide.

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Derbyshire House
St. Chad's Street
King’s Cross St. Pancras
London WC1H 8AG
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 3949 8321

Fax: +44 (0)871 218 6824

info@myxml.co.uk

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