Job Description :
Position: Senior Firmware Engineer

Location: Houston, TX

Interview Process: Webex

Contract: 9+ Months

Visa: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are not able to sponsor H1-B at this time.

Job Description:

Experienced Software/Firmware Engineer is responsible for designing, developing and supporting embedded firmware for server storage applications. In this role, you will be working within a team of other software/firmware engineers delivering industry-leading storage products for the Enterprise and Data Center environments. You will work closely with hardware, ASIC, storage management, other firmware, OS driver and test teams to help deliver complete solutions.

Design, develop and unit test high-quality firmware within an agile development framework

Develop features for new generations of products as well as supporting current ones

Interface with other teams to build an integrated solution

Deliver firmware that meets all customer requirements and aligns with customer solution framework

Interface with program management; provide high-quality status updates and meet commitments

Perform periodic issue updates across multiple tools and dashboards and provide issue report

Work with test teams to troubleshoot issues, identify a fix and verify the fix

Work with minimal supervision to deliver timely high-quality results

Qualifications: Required

7+ years of C++ programming experience

3+ years of Linux development experience

Excellent communication skills

BS or MS or equivalent degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics or Computer Science


Experience developing storage products

Experience with software/firmware development on embedded Linux or ThreadX

Proficient with scripting languages (Perl, Python or similar)

Experience with protocols and interfaces such as SAS, SCSI, PCIe, RAID, I2C, etc.

Ability to debug complex system-level problems

Strong interpersonal skills and experience as part of a collaborative development team

Strong problem solving, hands-on debugging, lab skills and use of test equipment

Highly motivated and can achieve goals with minimal supervision

Experience with the agile software development process

Experience using source level debuggers such as gdb, GHS, etc.

Familiar with Software Configuration Management (SCM) systems such as svn, git, etc.