Sr Software Embedded Engineer in Goleta, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Goleta, CA
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  • Pay Rate
    $120000.0 - $140000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

One of Santa Barbara's fastest growing technical manufacturer is growing their Embedded Software Engineering team in Goleta. This company has an excellent company culture, great incentives and benefits. Our client's environment is fast paced and hands-on. Apply today if you are interested in an opportunity that will change your life and career!


  • Architect, implement, and maintain complex software for thermal imaging products while working with product development and production teams.
  • Write clean, easy-to-understand, robust, and sustainable code.
  • Investigate, select, and document technical approaches.
  • Bring up and debug proof-of-concept prototypes quickly.
  • Thoroughly document and support implemented code.


  • Excellent programming skills and knowledge of C for embedded systems. Familiarity with MATLAB, C++, C#, Python and/or related languages desired.
  • Experience implementing embedded software in bare-metal, RTOS, or Linux environments.
  • Experience with interfacing microcontrollers with analog/digital circuits and sensors. Familiarity with visible and thermal sensors desired.
  • Experience bringing-up and debugging PC boards, including ability to read board schematics, use an oscilloscope and logic analyzer.
  • Experience developing process tools and documentation (QA test, production software, etc.).
  • Knowledge of standard communication protocols (e.g. SPI, I2C, UART, USB, Bluetooth).
  • Knowledge of wireless technology such as WiFi and Bluetooth desired.
  • Ability to make critical decisions, effectively lead tasks, and meet challenging deadlines.
  • Ability to build strong relationships and effectively partner with others.
  • Ability to multi-task in a rapid paced environment.
  • Strong communication abilities, both verbally and written.
  • Strong Computer Skills: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • Must have strong analytical skills.
  • Knowledge of thermal imaging, analysis, measurements, and testing desired.
  • Familiar with industry standard software management tools for version control and issue tracking.

QUALIFICATIONS: (Education and experience)

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Math, or related field with at least 5 years professional engineering experience.

This position requires a positive attitude and an aggressive desire to succeed. Our client is looking for innovation and creativity in their next team member. The company offers plenty of growth opportunity. If you meet the criteria above, please submit your resume and cover letter.

Volt Workforce Solutions Is An Equal Opportunity Employer

Volt offers a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details.  (Conditions and restrictions apply)