Firmware Engineer

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

The Role:

In this role, you will:

· Create world class software and firmware to test hardware
· Interact with cross-functional engineering teams across the company
· Dive into and take ownership for critical design issues
· Participate in design reviews
· Address all aspects of technology readiness, including manufacturability
· Help build robust methodology and processes to deliver technology to products
· 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
· Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
· 1+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
· Bachelor's degree in Electrical/ Computer Engineering or related field
· 3+ years of experience in BSP/ kernel software design
· 3+ years of experience in software development
· System-level integration experience
· Linux kernel programming experience
· DFx (Design for cost, test, manufacturing) experience
· Experience reading schematics
· Experience with hardware lab equipment such as digital scope and logic analyzer
· Technical document writing experience using Visio, Word, Excel, and / or PowerPoint
· Revision and document control experience
· Experience programming with C/ C++/ C#/ Assembly
· Scripting experience with Perl/Python/Tcl
· Experience with platforms such as Linux/Unix and Windows
· Wireless consumer electronic device experience
· Factory experience
· Software development: Linux drivers, firmware, IDE (ex: Eclipse, Visual Studio)
· Master’s degree
· Understand functionality of the system to provide better hardware abstraction layer

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation,

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