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Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer

Job ID 
528543
Location 
IN-TN-Chennai
Posted Date 
15-05-2017
Company 
Amazon Chennai (Dev Ctr - IN)
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Fire OS powers Amazon's groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo and an exciting array of new products that are under development. Do you want to shape the future of Amazon Devices? Come and join us! We are looking for an intrepid problem-solver to dive into an ambiguous problem space and design and deliver innovative software solutions for Amazon devices.

The Role:
We are looking for a talented and passionate Embedded Software Engineer to be part of an exciting team. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and implementation of cutting edge products used every day, by people you know. This hands-on position requires broad engineering competence and in-depth technical knowledge of embedded software development, as well as demonstrated experience successfully planning, organizing, and conducting software development projects in a dynamic environment. In this role, you will:
  • Be responsible for system architecture and development of new features for embedded systems
  • Investigate, prototype and deliver new and innovative system solutions
  • Design, develop and verify firmware and drivers for embedded systems
  • Participate in design reviews, API development, and documentation
  • Work with new technologies that are vital to product development
  • Deliver investigation plans and reports, architectural documents, design specs, software and firmware source code, build scripts
  • Perform tasks including debug, bring-up, Beta and production software development
  • Successfully collaborate with both software and hardware product teams

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 6-10 years of hands-on experience in embedded software development
  • Experience in one or more of these areas: Power management, Display and Memory management
  • Experience in embedded software design, development and debugging preferably on ARM based platforms
  • Experience in coding in C/C++
  • Experience with RTOS and embedded Linux development
  • Experience in Computer Science fundamentals: object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Board level experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expertise with Linux kernel and device driver development
  • Experience with real time debugging tools (software and hardware)
  • Experience with ARM based SOC architecture
  • Excellent judgment, organizational, and problem solving skills
  • Can mentor other software developers to maintain architectural vision and software quality
  • Comfortable taking initiative and working across teams
  • Excellence in technical communication with peers, partners, and non-technical co-workers