Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer

San Mateo, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

About GoPro
GoPro, Inc. is transforming the way people capture and share their lives. What began as an idea to help athletes self-document while engaged in sports has become a mobile storytelling solution that helps the world capture and share immersive content.
GoPro offers a fun and fast-paced work environment with passionate and motivated people who have a drive to learn, innovate and succeed
The Firmware team at GoPro is seeking a candidate to join the team that designs, implements and tunes firmware for consumer robotics applications.
 
 
What You Will Do
Integration, validation and debug of distributed embedded systems
Architecting key firmware components for robotics systems
Board bring up, firmware validation, solving system critical issues
Bring-up and maintain development tools for validation, manufacturing and release
Work closely with electrical, mechanical and system integration teams to meet product requirements
  
Skills We’re Stoked About
BS (MS/PhD plus) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or related field with 5+ years’ experience in hands-on development of Linux or RTOS based embedded systems
Expertise in development for Linux kernel and/or RTOS device drivers
Experience with real time debugging tools for both software and hardware
Experience with ARM based micro-controllers and SOCs
Excellent judgment, organizational, and problem solving skills
Comfortable taking initiative and working across teams
Excellence in technical communication with peers, partners, and non-technical co-workers
Experience in embedded software design, development and debugging preferably on ARM based platforms
Proven experience in embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking real-time operating systems
Languages: C, C++
 
Perks 
Your own GoPro Camera (Mounts and accessories included)
Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Employee commuter shuttles throughout the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose)
Employee discounts on GoPro products and other industry discounts
Paid Time Off Programs
Medical, Dental & Vision – premiums are fully paid for employees
Life Insurance & Disability Benefits
Company 401(K) Match
LiveHealthy Program – Monthly benefit toward participation in wellness activities
Awesome wellness program including onsite fitness classes, health screenings, farmers market and more!
Subsidized onsite cafeteria
Fully stocked break rooms on each floor!
 
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.