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Embedded Engineer- Linux at K4Connect
Raleigh, NC, US

Company Description

K4Connect creates solutions that serve and empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities, enhancing lives by integrating the latest in smart technologies into a single responsive system. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. At K4Connect we believe technology should be purposeful, person-centered and harmonious. 

Job Description

K4Connect is looking for an Embedded Linux Engineer to help expand on our core platform. You will be an advocate to make our clients lives “simpler, healthier and happier.” You will work on our embedded controller, APIs, and SDKs and you’ll develop the software that serves our clients every day.


About the Position:

  • Design and implement software of embedded devices and systems from requirements to production and deployment

  • Design, develop, code, test and debug system software

  • Review code and design

  • Analyze and enhance efficiency, stability, and scalability of system resources

  • Integrate and validate new product designs

  • Support software QA and optimize I/O performance

  • Interface with multiple teams to design and develop

  • Assess third party and open source software


Position Requirements:

  • Senior Level working experience in software engineering

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent

  • Experience in hands-on development and troubleshooting on embedded targets

  • Solid programming experience in C or C++ and Javascript

  • Comfortable with various levels of the stack including network drivers, framebuffer and displays without window manager

  • Experience Developing systems where a controller can manage and regulate the behavior of other devices and systems

  • In-depth embedded experience with Linux operating systems(Ubuntu, Debian…)

  • Excellent knowledge of Android and Linux coding techniques, and Network protocols

  • Adequate knowledge of Git and complex workflows

  • Strong documentation and writing skills

  • Experience with Docker

Additional Preferences:
  • Z-Wave Protocol

  • Zigbee Protocol

  • Bluetooth Protocol

  • Node.js

Additional Information

About Us:

K4Connect is a high impact, high growth, venture-backed startup on a mission to leverage technology to empower the 1.5B older adults and individuals living with disabilities to live simpler, healthier and happier lives. It all starts with our patented technology management and delivery platform, one of the most advanced in the burgeoning IoT market which delivers the latest in home automation, connected wellness, social, services and content management to those who value it the most. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. Learn more at

What We Offer:

  • Health Care Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Retirement Saving Option
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Disability Benefits
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Holiday & K4Days
  • Unlimited Vacation Plan
  • Employee Lounge
  • Steady supply of snacks, coffee, and drinks

You’ll be part of a highly creative, open and fun team all passionate about making a real difference in people’s lives!

K4Connect is an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.