Senior Firmware Engineer

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Austin, TX, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 65906 


As a Senior Firmware Engineer, you will work with firmware, applications, hardware design and marketing teams to architect system solutions and develop features and tests for automotive radio products. You will need to communicate your ideas clearly with team members and stakeholders through written and verbal communication. Candidates will be asked to describe their knowledge in embedded software development.



  • Participate in the design, development and testing of firmware for our automotive tuner products
  • Tune code for optimal resource utilization, reliability, and performance
  • Maintain and implement automated test environment and regression tests
  • Specify and customize 3rd party tools such as compilers, IDE’s & debuggers for internal development
  • Work with circuit and chip design teams to specify and verify new designs

Skills Required:


  • Proficient in coding C/C++
  • Good understanding of scripting languages, e.g., Python, TCL, etc.
  • Understanding of Design Patterns in C++ development
  • Understanding of make file configuration and build environments
  • Familiar with Oscilloscopes and other lab equipment
  • Comfortable coding and debugging in a real-time, embedded environment, containing asynchronous tasks
  • Experience creating unit-tests along-side feature development
  • Experience with CMake and CTest a plus



Experience and Education:

  • BS/MS in EE/ECE/CE
  • 5+ years of experience in embedded software development



Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Austin

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