R&D Engineer Firmware 5

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March 26, 2020
San Jose, California
Job Type


Firmware Engineer:

  • Analyzes, designs, programs, debugs and modifies software.
  • Troubleshoots code for firmware (IC embedded code) applications.
  • Work often involves analog and digital hardware and software operating systems.
  • Position requires knowledge and exposure to hardware design. Typically programs in machine language, assembly language and high level languages (e.g., C, C++).
  • Responsible for delivering strategic results that may have a company-wide impact and is long term in nature
  • Initiates innovative design, development concepts
  • Technical or business consultant to group, business level managers
  • Leads development of high impact and/ or long-range strategic projects and initiatives
  • Often acts as a a mentor to less experienced professional contributors or para-professionals
  • Works on advanced complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical knowledge or industry. May be the in-house expert on specific technologies.
  • Manages resource to achieve long-range group direction
  • Decision have major impact on organization, both internally and externally

Master - Knowledge:

  • Having broad expertise or unique knowledge, uses skills to contribute to development of company objectives and principles and to achieve goals in creative and effective ways.
  • Barriers to entry such as technical committee review exist at this level.

Job Complexity:

  • Works on significant and unique issues where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangibles.
  • Exercises independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
  • Creates formal networks involving coordination among groups.

Supervision: Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new or special assignments. May supervise the activities of others.

Experience: Typically requires a minimum of 12+ years of related experience. At this level, post-graduate coursework may be expected.

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