Software Development Engineer (Embedded Linux) in Redmond, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/3/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Redmond, WA
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT is seeking candidate for "Intermediate or Sr Software Design and Developer (Embedded LINUX) role for our client in Greater Seattle, WA. This is 100% Remote full-time position until post COVID when it will become mostly onsite. 

Must Haves:

  • At least 5+ years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Expert level in Python.
  • Development experience on custom platforms using Embedded Linux and development of Linux kernel drivers.
  • Experience in Development with open source frameworks for Perception applications, such as OpenCV, PCL, or TensorFlow.
  • Interfacing to Embedded Linux systems with IP Networking Stack.
  • Experience in Software Projects developing to Automotive standards.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • MS/BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.


  • Experience with GPU Acceleration and frameworks, such as CUDA, OpenCL, or OpenGL C++
  • Automation
  • Knowledge of digital filtering techniques and working with large 3D datasets and point clouds.
  • Open GL
  • Open CL
  • Small company experience (ideal)
  • Broad experience
  • Bootloader or Secure Boot experience a plus
  • LIDAR technology
  • Sensors:  big plus

Job Brief:

The client has a prototype in place.  They are at the new development stage.   They have yet to reach the manufacturing stage.   The successful candidate will collaborate with various technical teams in the company to design and take into production market defining Automotive LiDAR product. The right candidate for this position will be a highly motivated SW engineer with a breadth of understanding of development of embedded computing platforms with Linux and implementation of fast, efficient, low-latency real-time algorithms and code for edge computing.


  •  Software Design and Development for 3D sensing LiDAR products.
  • Platform Software Development for System on Chip (SoC) devices running Embedded Linux.
  • Develop custom Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) and Software Development Kits (SDKs).
  • Collaborate closely with team members and cross-functionally on developing systems from prototyping to production level.
  • Innovate new product features
  • Document and communicate design work.
  • Conduct design reviews.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Automotive industry preferred

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer