Embedded Software Developper

As an Embedded Software Developer, you will work on Linux software for Octasic’s line of cellular base station products. You will assist implementing a BSP for Octasic’s products ranging from silicon devices to complete systems. Broad Linux experience is key, especially working in real-time environments.

You will closely work with the system and embedded software architects during the specification, implementation, and integration phases.

Responsibilities and duties

  • Contribute to the development & debug of BSP components for Octasic’s next generation SOC.
  • Contribute to the validation effort of Octasic’s next generation SOC.
  • Performance optimization and tuning of low-level software infrastructure.
  • Provide second level of support for Octasic’s deployed systems.

Technical and Skills Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • Overall work experience: 5 to 10 years in software design
  • Familiar with the steps and tools to generate a complete embedded Linux distribution (including kernel configuration & compilation and bootloaders).
  • Experience with BitBake, Yocto and/or OpenEmbedded.
  • Experience writing and debugging Linux drivers instantiated through device tree files.
  • Experience debugging embedded hardware systems, with the appropriate tools such as oscilloscopes.
  • Demonstrated ability to stay up to date with the Linux community’s latest developments.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages is a strong asset (Python, Perl, bash, awk, etc)
  • Familiarity with ASIC verification is a plus (systemVerilog, rtl simulation, etc.)
  • Familiarity with the following is a plus: Embedded Android (build and deploy), hypervisors, qemu internals, linux containers (using), Jenkins (using & configuring), Ptxdist.
  • Good English writing skills and oral English are required; oral French is also required. 


Interested by this position? Send us your resume at carriere@octasic.com