Firmware Engineer

  • BHO Tech
  • San Jose, CA, United States
  • Apr 06, 2024
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Job Description:
Firmware Engineer
San Francisco · Full Time

We're a small group of passionate individuals who like to dream big, and we're looking to make this world a better place. For fun, we grab food as a team, play computer games (Civ and Starcraft), and bike & hike around SF. Our team's culture ensures that you'll make a meaningful impact on our direction & future, and you'll build some strong friendships along the way. We've also got 3 dogs in the office -- dog-friendly is a plus!

Job Description

You’ll be one of the early employees on an awesome hardware engineering team, as we bring our firmware, EE and ME in-house. This is a Generalist role -- you’ll be working on the whole stack, and free to define and expand your role as you see fit.

What you’ll do:

- Design new firmware technologies - application, system, drivers
- Take ownership of firmware design for new hardware products - automatic battery recharging centers, new app-driven portable battery designs
- Develop system technologies, including data management and transport
- Implement user interfaces
- Mentor team members as we expand our hardware engineering team


- Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or comparable skill
- 3+ years professional experience working in RTOS and bare metal environments
- Proven strong understanding of software design - technology, methods and approaches


- Experience with MFi and Android accessory protocols, USB OTG
- Experience with relevant technologies - BLE, WiFi, NFC, hardware debug, ultra small footprint software design, battery management systems, is a plus
- Experience with Microchip PIC controllers


- Competitive salary and early-stage equity
- Big office in the Zynga building (SoMa) -- the 5-story atrium’s got arcade & pinball machines, basketball & football games, foosball, billiards & ping pong
- All-you-can-eat healthy snacks; green tea, coffee drinks & coconut water … beer too
- Team outings, sports & happy hours
- Flexible work hours

Embedded Systems, C, Embedded Linux, Firmware, RTOS, Bluetooth Low Energy, MFi

$80K – $140K
0.5% – 1.0%
Visa Sponsorship
Not available

Kris Young
Account Director
BHO Tech
San Jose, San Francisco CA
Phone: (866) 816-1615 x 823