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Senior Firmware Engineer

Location: Eveleigh, New South Wales Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: Permanent

Senior Firmware Engineer

Progressive IT is on the Lookout for an experience Firm ware Engineer to join an innovative organisation in Sydney.

As a focus you will be mainly working with Firmware chips as well as involvement writing Python Script, device drivers, core DSP Loops, Interrupt Handlers and other related areas.

Everyday Duties:

  • Implementation of the 802.11ah standard in Firmware involving all layers.
  • Support of chip bring up on bench.
  • Implementation of Wi-Fi Alliance test suite software as required
  • Various Optimisations for Performance, Footprint and Power consumption
  • Writing Python scripts to facilitate testing and other tasks
  • There will be some customer interaction, e.g. implementation of customer requested features, resolution of customer found issues etc

What you need:

  • 4+ years relevant industry experience in embedded software projects
  • Proven experience in Firmware development using the C programming language
  • Experience in writing and using RTOS, including bootloaders, device drivers, interrupt handlers and DMA routines.
  • Experience using software version control and issue tracking systems

Desired requirements:

  • A good understanding of IEEE 802.11 standard including 802.11 security model
  • Experience with RISC-V instruction set and architecture
  • Experience in working on GNU/Linux, GCC and Make development environment
  • Experience with wireshark for testing and debugging of 802.11 systems
  • Experience with various hardware interfacing buses, like SDIO, SPI and I2C


To find out more about Progressive Recruitment please visit our website.

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Best Medium Recruitment Company of the Year by Recruitment International 2018

Training & Development Initiative of the Year by Recruitment International 2018