Senior Firmware Engineer

Empower the scientific community. Make an impact!

Design and build scientific instrumentation (i.e., tunable lasers, power lasers, laser controllers, wave-meters, and RF equipment) for high-end physics research.

Join a rapidly growing high-tech scientific instrumentation research and manufacturing organisation.

The company is located in Melbourne, Victoria.

What's in it for you:

  • Get your hands dirty and work in high-end research and development
  • Flexible working environment
  • Have a direct influence on product development
  • Excellent opportunity to sharpen your experience and skillset

What you'll do:

  • Establish and lead the software development team, with the long-term aim to lead a group of junior firmware engineers.
  • Develop and support both embedded and application software used within the company’s products and software used for internal to the company, be it for calibration, testing and research.
  • Work on various units and experimental setups ranging from atomic clocks, quantum computing systems, laser controllers, RF systems and wave-meter instrumentation. 

What you'll need:

  • Extensive experience in developing, implementing, and debugging with microcontrollers (ARM / STM32)
  • 5+ years C/C++ for embedded systems
  • Ability to read schematics and datasheets
  • Familiarity with various communication protocol (USB/Ethernet & I2C, SPI, Quad SPI, DCI interface)
  • Proven ability in documentation and manual writing
  • Expertise to lead and set up proper and correct software practices within the company
  • Working rights in Australia (permanent resident or Australian citizen)

Nice to have:

  • Application Software with proficiency in Python
  • Embedded code for Instrumentation equipment
  • Digital signal processing knowledge

Apply NOW, and don't miss out on this tremendous opportunity!