Pacific Biosciences is looking to hire a top notch Embedded Software Engineer to develop firmware for future versions of our DNA sequencers. This position requires proficiency with the Linux kernel and applicable device drivers. As the key firmware engineer at Pacific Biosciences, the successful candidate will collaborate closely with our board design team to architect embedded solutions and be responsible for initial board bring-up as well as all firmware development. The work will involve close interaction with hardware board designers, system level software engineers and system integration engineers. You would also be responsible as the electronics design team interface to applications level software engineers as well as maintain firmware on existing product.
We are looking to hire the best people wherever they are. Pacific Biosciences offers an excellent relocation package as well as other amazing amenities.
We expect to see:
Bachelors and/or Masters in Computer Science, Engineering or other related discipline
Minimum of 5 to 7 years of industry or equivalent work experience
Fluency in Object Oriented Design and Development (C++ and either C# or Java) required
Experience with embedded Linux development, Linux kernel and device drivers
Must be a self-starter with excellent oral and written communication skills, able to write or be
provided with a functional spec and prototype hardware and deliver robust finished product
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills in order to be able to effectively interface with software, hardware, quality and manufacturing engineers
We like to see:
Microcontroller and DSP experience is desirable
Python experience very helpful