Firmware Engineer

Job Description
Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

The Role:

In this role, you will:

· Create world class software and firmware to test hardware
· Interact with cross-functional engineering teams across the company
· Dive into and take ownership for critical design issues
· Participate in design reviews
· Address all aspects of technology readiness, including manufacturability
· Help build robust methodology and processes to deliver technology to products

Basic Qualifications
· Bachelor's degree in Electrical/ Computer Engineering or related field
· 3+ years of Wireless Development experience
· 3+​ years of experience in software development
· System-level integration experience
· Experience with lab equipment such as digital scope and logic analyzer
· Experience with technical document writing using Visio, Word, Excel, and / or PowerPoint
· Experience with revision and document control
· Experience with programming with C/Assembly/MATLAB
· Experience with scripting with Perl/Python/Tcl
· Experience with platforms such as Linux/Unix and Windows
· Experience with Wi-Fi and BT technologies

Preferred Qualifications
· Wireless consumer electronic device experience
· Factory experience
· Master’s degree

Lab126 is part of the, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation


Meet Some of Amazon Lab126's Employees

Guneet S.

Senior Manager, Hardware Reliability Engineering

Guneet leads the Hardware Reliability Development Team that works on the Kindle, Fire, and Amazon Echo family of products. Guneet's team plays an essential role in making products like Fire tablets robust and reliable so customers can use them for years.

Cicie W.

Technical Program Manager, Device Software

Cicie oversees the Software Development and Quality Assurance Teams to support products using the Fire operating system. She specifically handles product battery life and thermal mitigation strategies.

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