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Firmware Engineer, Hardware-Architecture &Tech

Firmware Engineer, Hardware-Architecture &Tech

Job ID 
591405
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
10/26/2017
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?
As an Engineer you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer products. You will work closely with an internal inter-disciplinary team, and outside partners to drive key aspects of product definition, execution and test. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment.

The Role:


In this role, you will:

  • Create world class software and firmware to test hardware
  • Interact with cross-functional engineering teams across the company
  • Dive into and take ownership for critical design issues
  • Participate in design reviews
  • Address all aspects of technology readiness, including manufacturability
  • Help build robust methodology and processes to deliver technology to products



Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field.
  • Embedded systems projects.
  • Analog and digital skills with embedded systems experience.
  • Schematic design and debug skills.
  • Ability to travel internationally


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree preferred.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Exposure to BSP/​kernel software design
  • System-level integration experience
  • RTOS kernel programming experience
  • Linux kernel programming experience
  • DFx (Design for cost, test, manufacturing) expertise
  • Ability to read and understand schematics
  • Experience with hardware lab equipment such as digital scope and logic analyzer
  • Technical document writing using Visio, Word, Excel, and / or PowerPoint
  • Revision and document control
  • Programming with C/ C++/ C#/ Assembly
  • Scripting experience with Perl/Python/Tcl
  • Experience with platforms such as Linux/Unix and Windows

Lab126, part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an equal opportunity employer.