RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client in search of a Senior Firmware Engineer in New York, NY.
Duties Include: * Work with a small, multi-disciplinary development team to create and design software for execution on bare metal or embedded operating systems * Work independently on project tasks as well as work as a team member of a larger project team * Work with project managers in Agile/Scrum settings * Be a creative element that delivers innovative solutions from concept to production * Conduct/participate in product design reviews to provide technical input on product designs and quality * Conduct software unit tests to exercise your implemented functionality * Document your software designs * Lead and participate in design reviews and code reviews * Troubleshooting and fix production firmware * Interact with team and clients to clearly communicate work progress and design details * Work with clients to define requirements, develop software architecture, provide status updates, and plan sprints * Work independently on small projects or in larger project teams * Participate in brainstorms outside your area of expertise * Contribute expertise to and learn from the larger software group
REQUIREMENTS: * 4-year degree in Engineering discipline or equivalent experience * 7+ years of software development * Strong C programming skills * Demonstrated curiosity in engineering and the ability to quickly learn new skills and adapt to project needs * Strong interest in embedded systems and software with preference given to those with current experience * Strong experience Linux Kernel & Cortex - A series processors * Comfortable using logic analyzers, JTAG, oscilloscopes * Professional * Creative, proactive, and detail-oriented individual with excellent written and spoken communication skills * An understanding in software engineering best practices
Bonus points if you have: * Strong C++/Java/Bash/Python skills * Experience with development on small, low-power embedded platforms (e.g. ARM Cortex-M)
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.