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Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer


The Powerteq Embedded Software engineering position oversees all technical activities related to developing communication protocols for target vehicles. The engineer will be responsible for new product development, new application coverage for existing products, and sustaining workload related to active and legacy products. This includes activities such as reverse engineering, com protocols, and binary analysis. The engineer must work with Marketing, Production, Procurement, and Sales to ensure all stakeholders’ needs are well represented in their software releases.

Job Responsibilities:

• Minimal technical supervision, designs and develops embedded software, PC software, electronic circuits, equipment, systems and products for automotive performance tuning devices
• Writes code in C, C#, or C++ that allows Powerteq devices to communicate with a vehicle’s computer
• Analyzes binary files to find functions and maps for vehicle calibration
• Supports existing products by debugging errors and fixing the issues to meet customer’s expectations
• Prepares product or system layouts, detailed drawings, microprocessor code and schematics
• Aids with product design team efforts, assisting efforts of other engineering team personnel
• Plans and develops experimental test programs and fixtures
• Learn and use automotive communications protocols (XCP, CAN, FlexRay, Ethernet)

Qualifications & Experience:

• Experience in programming microcontrollers
• Embedded Software (microcontroller firmware): C & ASM required
• H/W Experience: Layout/schematic capture to final products support a plus
• Automotive experience: Fuel Injection and advanced diesel technology knowledge desired
• PC Software: C, C++, C#, Visual C/C++, Office Suite a plus
• Databases: SQL and Access desired
• Automotive experience: powertrain knowledge (gasoline, hybrid, and diesel) control, a plus
• Automotive Communication experience, a plus
• Disassembly knowledge a plus
• Documentation skills
• Very detail oriented
• Ability to work independently
• Written and oral communication skills a plus

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