They are seeking an Embedded Software Engineer to design, develop, and improve software and firmware across three areas:
- Sensor data processing with an emphasis on performance and optimization
- Telemetry and control with an emphasis on reliability and time-sensitivity
- Hardware bring-up and support with an emphasis on low-level firmware and electronics expertise
They offer health insurance (medical, dental, vision), 401(k) w/ employer matching and generous (but intentionally not unlimited!) PTO.
They provide also free breakfast, lunch, dinner & snacks and organize company social events & retreats
Participate in system and sub-system level design trades and develop requirements
Root-cause and resolve hardware issues as they appear and incorporate learnings into new designs
Select vendors and components
Conduct experiments, analyze data, interpret results, test and evaluate theoretical designs
Identify, formulate and produce effective solutions to emerging problems
Engage in lifelong learning and develop new theories or methods
Evaluate the final product’s overall performance, reliability and safety
2+ years experience in a mechatronics, hardware engineering or closely related role
BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field
Demonstrated ability to design and develop a significantly sized electro-mechanical product
Experience with optomechanical systems including pointing and beam steering
Familiarity with plastic and metal optical properties, including flatness, reflectivity, and coatings
Experience taking one or more designs from concept through ECAD, CAD (they use SolidWorks), manufacturing, bring up, and test
Knowledge of off the shelf lidar subsystems
Experience with PCB design software (they use Altium)
To be eligible to apply for this position through Startuplifers you must be currently studying towards a degree or have graduated from a Finnish or a Swedish university
Startuplifers is a not-for-profit organization connecting the top Nordic talent with San Francisco Bay Area startups. We guarantee a free flight ticket, a hassle-free visa process, and a supportive community, making your transition to San Francisco seamless and fun. Together we will secure the job of your dreams.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.
Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.