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Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer

Job ID 
577902
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
9/12/2017
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

The Role:
We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers’ experiences in ways we can’t even imagine yet. As an Embedded Software Engineer, you will be working with a unique and gifted team developing exciting products for consumers and collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams, including Amazon Robotics.

We are looking for a talented and passionate Embedded Software Engineer to be part of an exciting team. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and implementation of cutting edge products used every day, by people you know. In this role, you will:

  • Be responsible for system architecture and development of new features for embedded systems
  • Investigate, prototype and deliver new and innovative system solutions
  • Design, develop and verify firmware and drivers for embedded systems
  • Participate in design reviews, API development, and documentation
  • Work with new technologies that are vital to product development
  • Deliver investigation plans and reports, architectural documents, design specs, software and firmware source code, build scripts
  • Perform tasks including debug, bring-up, Beta and production software development
  • Successfully collaborate with both software and hardware product teams

Basic Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field
  • 7+ years of experience as a embedded engineer
  • Experience in one or more of these areas: cameras, sensors and associated algorithm development
  • Experience in embedded software design, development and debugging preferably on ARM based platforms
  • Experience in coding in C/C++
  • Experience with RTOS and embedded Linux development
  • Experience in Computer Science fundamentals: object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Board level experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong debugging/trouble-shooting skills of embedded systems
  • Expertise with Linux kernel and device driver development
  • Experience with real time debugging tools (software and hardware)
  • Experience with ARM based SOC architecture
  • Excellent judgment, organizational, and problem solving skills
  • Can mentor other software developers to maintain architectural vision and software quality
  • Comfortable taking initiative and working across teams
  • Excellence in technical communication with peers, partners, and non-technical co-workers

Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer-Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation