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Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Req ID: J2313458

  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pleasanton, California, United States of America
    Remote - Canada, Ontario, Canada
    Remote - United Kingdom, Ayrshire, United Kingdom
  • Category Technology Services
  • Posted Monday, April 25, 2022
  • Time Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

Job Description

Embedded Software E ngineer – Jabil Photonics

Jabil Photonics (JP) is a small business unit within Jabil, a large multinational with 260,000 employees worldwide.  JP is seeking an embedded software engineer who can take over ownership of a code base that is used to drive electro-optic components and a specialized Digital Signal Processing (DSP) ASIC.  The resulting software is used in fiber optic transceivers that operate at 200Gb/s up to 800 Gb/s.  The successful candidate will have a very important and highly visible position, being one of a few specialists in the team.  They will be exposed to many technical areas including real time control loop design, coherent fiber optic transceivers, digital signal processing and forward error correction.

Responsibilities

  • Working within a multi-discipline and multi-region engineering team, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining MCU code for 200Gb/s to 800Gb/s Optical Transceivers, including interface to specialised Digital Signal Processing (DSP) ASIC’s.
  • Producing requirement specifications, architecture and design documents and unit test plans.
  • Assisting with verification and validation activities for SW releases.
  • Authoring SW release notes to maintain traceability of changes.
  • Support of manufacturing and production test teams with introduction of SW updates.

Requirements

  • Bachelor or advanced degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Computer Science with minimum 2 years experience.
  • Experience using the following: C/C++
  • Strong Real Time Embedded Systems experience
  • Proven ability to work independently on complex projects, with support from the larger team.
  • Good communication skills in English.
  • Willing to work occasionally in the evening to meet with colleagues in different time zones.

Optional Attributes

  • Prior experience with Fiber Optic transceivers.
  • Familiar with CYPRESS PSOC 6 microcontroller and UART, SPI, and I2C busses
  • Experience using the following: Embedded Linux
  • Previous use of Source Code Management systems
  • Other language capabilities, notably Chinese and/or Malay.

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