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Lead Embedded Software Engineer at Espressif
Pune, IN

This is an opportunity to be a key player at a company with a great reputation in IoT semiconductor technology and growing business. We offer a great long-term opportunity in a true team environment. If you have strong experience in software programming languages such as assembly, C etc. along with software validation test procedures then this opportunity is well suited to you.


We are looking for a professional Embedded Software Engineer to execute complete embedded software development lifecycle. The goal is to create scalable and optimized software systems


Major Responsibilities:


1. Conceptualize, plan, design, implement and test embedded software and firmware.

2. Participate in software architecture high level design decisions.

3. Develop and maintain efficient codes written with best practices in mind.

4. Develop and maintain product documentation.

5. Work within a highly diverse technical team on cross functional integrated systems.

6. Various other tasks and projects you choose to own.


Basic Qualifications:


The Leading Embedded Software Engineer position requires a Bachelor's degree in Software, Computer, or Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a specialized area, field or the equivalent and a minimum of 5 to 10 years of related work experience. Applicants with a Master's degree and a minimum of 4 to 8 years of related experience are also eligible.






       Clear and concise spoken and written communication skills are critical for this position since the engineer is responsible for gathering engineering requirements, negotiating during tradeoff analysis and documentation.

         Interpersonal skills (Networking, negotiation, and tolerance).

         The ability to work with cross functional, multi-regional, internal, and external teams that can have different priorities.

         Ability to manage urgent situations and manage priorities.

         Tolerance to ambiguity and dealing with complex engineering problems.

         Ability to make decisions with minimal supervision and limited information.




1. Proficient in C language and strong Real-Time SW development skills.

2. Scripting Languages: shell, Perl, Python or the like.

3. Microprocessors/Architectures: strong knowledge of Computer / SoC architecture, familiarity with microprocessor instruction sets is a desired.

4. Experience with RTOS desired.

5. Strong knowledge of Network protocols and layer2 MAC, preferably wireless protocols like 802.11, Bluetooth.

6.Demonstrated experience using software development best practices – requirements capture, design reviews, code reviews, coding conventions.