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Firmware Engineer

26-4-2022 Bachelor High tech Enschede

Key responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Assist application engineering team on the technical software response to customer RFQ's
  • Regional subject matter expert on embedded software for Remote Control Unit (RCU) products
  • Configuration and use of RCU software for proof-of-concept (PoC) development and field trials for customers
  • Interface and work with software development team to ensure proper alignment to enable customer design and product
  • Interface and work with European Program Management team on programs to do impact assessments and come up with scenario’s for solutions to issues. Do this all in alignment with and USA SNA SW team
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, debug and resolve customer reported issues in a timely manner
  • Replicate issues and testing customer related configurations in a lab environment
  • Prepare and present demos and trainings
  • Review, assist, and potentially resolve integration issues with customer product (e.g. STB)
  • Interface with the AE Team members, engineering, program management and product management to escalate and resolve issues

Knowledge, skills and abilities

Do you have the following role requirements?
  • BSc. or MSc. in Computer Science/Electronics/Telecommunication Engineering or related field
  • 5+ year experience in either a technical support engineering or FAE role is desired
  • 2-3 years C programming experience in the embedded systems
  • Previous experience in embedded software development and/or software field application working with embedded STB customer is a plus
  • Ability to analyze the Bluetooth Low-Energy (BLE) communication between central and peripheral device
  • In depth knowledge of the development tools and technologies (e.g. BLE/Rf4CE/Zigbee) a plus
  • Broad background in product development from concept through development into high volume production
  • In depth understanding or microprocessor architecture (ARM), interface technologies (USB, UART, SPI, I2C), and IR (infra-red)
  • Experience with scripting languages and for test automation (Perl, Python or similar)
  • Experience with Firmware debug skills with tools such as JTAG/serial debugger, protocol analyzer and oscilloscopes
  • Experience in consumer electronics product development, especially hand-held devices
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, collabolarative skills, crossfunctional interface skills, analytical skills and problem solving capabilities are essential
  • Ability to effectively present technical concepts, ideas and information in terms that both engineers and non-engineers can understand
  • Capable of working on multiple projects in a deadline driven environment
  • Willing to travel within Europe for customer visit 

What do you get?

Voor deze functie kom je bij Voort in dienst. Jij staat bij ons centraal. Elk moment van jou vinden wij bijzonder. En vieren wij samen. Wij zorgen dat jij op de juiste werkplek belandt. Waar jij past. Waar je techniek op de kaart zet. Want dat is jouw vak. En samen werken we aan jouw ontwikkeling. Zodat je blijft groeien op technisch en professioneel vlak. Je krijgt van ons:
  • een mooie baan bij onze opdrachtgever
  • een goed salaris om rond te komen en leuke dingen te doen
  • 3 trainingen per jaar bij de Voort Academy om aan je ontwikkeling te werken
  • een opleidingsbudget van €1250,- per jaar zodat je blijft groeien
  • secundaire arbeidsvoorwaarden zoals een aandraagbonus
  • vakantiedagen zijn afhankelijk van de cao van de opdrachtgever

Where you’ll end up

You are becoming part of a team that has true passion for innovation and technology. The company is world leader in sense and control technology for smart home. This technology provide intelligence to seamlessly control and interact with an expanding list of home entertainment and smart home electronics.

Are you ready to apply?

Are you enthousiastic about this vacancy? You can contact the following contact.

Aniek Oude Wolbers

Consultant High Tech

Application process


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Interview with client

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Your job

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