Embedded Software Engineer - Linux Software

Job Description

The world is constantly evolving, and we're always thinking about what's next. Can you help us build the technologies and innovations of tomorrow?

Siemens in New Kensington, PA, is looking for a Dynamic Embedded Software Engineer to design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software on new and existing embedded systems. We are looking for someone that has experience with hands-on development and troubleshooting of embedded systems.

Job Responsibilities:

Completes a wide variety of complex technical assignments. Performs complex tests or investigations pertaining to the development of new designs, methods, and processes and investigates possible application of results.

Acquires, correlates, and analyzes technical information needed to accomplish sophisticated tasks.

Completes the preparation of reports, charts, graphs, and other documents. Reviews and approves related inputs such as sophisticated drawings and specifications prepared by technical support personnel. Coordinates with engineering support to arrange for the production of complex experimental runs or for the construction of experimental models and special test equipment.


The ability to understand, modify, create Linux drivers

3-6 years of successful experience in related field.

Experience using test equipment, such as Oscilloscopes, Logic Analyzers

Strong documentation and communication skills.

Familiarity with, or experience with most or all of the following:

Open Source software.

Linux kernel configuration, patching, building, toolchain flow, and custom recipes.

Bash scripting.

HDL using Xilinx or other development environment.

Embedded Linux firewalls and Linux administration.

Custom desktop and/or embedded toolchains and build systems.


Board support packages.

C/C++ optimization.

Communication protocols: serial, TCP, USB, I2C.


BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering (with software development emphasis) or equivalent specializing in Embedded Software Development is required.

At Siemens, we are committed to an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. We utilize lean principles and seek to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience.

Can you see yourself, learning, growing, and succeeding here? If so we'd like to meet you!

We offer flexible vacation time, a matching 401K plan, profit sharing, full health, life, vision and dental benefits.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation


Organization: Portfolio Companies

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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