Specialized Software Embedded Development Engineer - Markham, ON in Markham at Volt

Date Posted: 1/23/2020

Job Snapshot

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    48 weeks
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    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Specialized Software Embedded Development Engineer for our Client in Markham, ON for approximately a 12 month assignment with the possibility of extension, through Volt Workforce Solutions Canada.

Job Description:

  • Client: in the Semiconductor Industry
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Term: 10/14/2019 to 10/11/2020
  • Shift: Day Shift
  • Pay Rate: $49.20/hr - $65.60/hr (T4) + benefits available
  • Location: Markham, ON L3T7X

*Note: The Manager is looking to review Serious and Interested Candidate Applications this week*

*Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada without Employment Sponsorship*

Security Group Overview: 
The Software Security Engineering group is responsible for development and enablement of Platform and Content security features across the software stack including device drivers, firmware, and application level interfaces. The group is responsible for supporting the entire range of products including APUs, CPUs and GPUs, enabling customers to build competitive solutions. 

The Role: 
As a member of the Software Security Engineering group you will participate in all aspects of development life cycle. Driving enablement of security centric features across wide range of SOCs, focusing on development of embedded firmware and device drivers. 

Key Responsibilities: 
• Design and implement embedded firmware and windows device drivers enabling a 
 wide range 
 of security features 
• Develop new software features and enhancements within pre & post silicon 
• Engage as an active team player, leverage AGILE methodologies to drive cross team 
 development, provide leadership to junior developers and always ready to take on 
 new challenges 
• Drive design reviews, quality improvements and architectural discussions 

The Person: 
• 10+ years of hands on experience with low level development in C / C++ 
• Experience with embedded firmware development on ARM or x86 microprocessors
• Familiarity with pre-silicon validation on FPGAs or simulation environments along with 
 ASIC bring-up 
• Well versed in software engineering practices to drive timely execution and long term 
• Knowledge of Cryptography, Platform Security and DRM concepts would be an asset 
• Ability to work independently under tight deadlines, responding to changing business 
 and technical conditions with minimal direction 
• Excellent communications skills: verbal, written and interpersonal 
• University degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline 

Volt Workforce Solutions Canada is committed to meeting the needs of applicants and employees with disabilities in a timely manner, and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please let us know if you need an accommodation during any part of the application and selection process.

Volt Workforce Solutions Canada is an Equal Opportunity employer.