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  • Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer (position based in our Switzerland office)

    Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer

    Working as a member of our Swiss Engineering team, design, develop and support embedded software for control of WiTricity’s wireless power systems with a focus on ancillary systems used for safety and positioning functions. The core duties and responsibilities of the position are as follows:


    • Design, develop, and document embedded software solutions for the functionality of next generation systems
    • Design, develop, and document development tools written as Matlab GUIs for use with the embedded systems
    • Write and conduct unit- and integration tests on new embedded software features and publications
    • Work collaboratively with firmware team members and team members of other disciplines to integrate, test, and debug system components
    • Maintain existing embedded software designs and provide hands-on support of unit- and system tests
    • Use source control systems in place at WiTricity for the maintenance of the code base and to provide proper revision control and release structure


    • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering (FH or ETH)
    • 5+ years of embedded programming design experience
    • Fluent in C/(C++) and Matlab
    • Proficient with microcontroller IDE design/development tools
    • Proficient in lab debug, including usage of power supplies, oscilloscopes, function generators and in-circuit debuggers
    • Understanding of circuit schematics and PCB layout drawings
    • Ability to work as part of a global team in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to multi-task and independently manage the requirements of several projects in parallel
    • Solid written and verbal communication skills in English and German

    Qualified candidates will possess a solid understanding of embedded programming including the underlying hardware, microcontroller architectures, real-time operating systems, development processes and testing.   We expect candidates to be energetically active with a sense of urgency and individual accountability who can work independently and be a reliable team player.

    Desired Skills:

    • Familiar with a variety of microcontrollers including Microchip, TI, NXP, and ARM-based embedded processors
    • Experience with CANbus, SPI, I2C, RS-232, IEEE 802.11, TCP/IP, and HTTP protocols
    • Experience developing device drivers, control systems, and communications protocols
    • Experience with standards-based feature design and code development (MISRA-C)
    • VHDL and experience with FPGA / ASIC design is a plus
    • Experience with Python programming is a plus
    • Experience in the automotive industry is a plus

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