Sr. Firmware Engineer

About Synaptics:

Synaptics is the pioneer and leader of the human interface revolution, bringing innovative and intuitive user experiences to intelligent devices. Synaptics' broad portfolio of touch, display, biometrics, voice, audio, and multimedia products is built on the company's rich R&D, extensive IP and dependable supply chain capabilities. With solutions designed for mobile, PC, smart home, and automotive industries, Synaptics combines ease of use, functionality and aesthetics to enable products that help make our digital lives more productive, secure and enjoyable. (NASDAQ: SYNA)

Job Responsibilities

  • Design and develop small footprint embedded firmware for use in Synaptics' products
  • Work closely with members of the firmware team and cross functional teams to develop quality products
  • Investigate problems and identify robust solutions quickly

Required Qualifications
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Must have the ability to work with geographically diverse teams
  • BS or greater, preferably in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or a related field
  • Minimum of5 years experience in real-time embedded software development
  • Minimum of5 years of code development using assembly language and a higher level language like C/C++
  • Experience with I2C, SPI, RS-232, RS-485 or other inter-processor communications
  • Experience with digital signal processing
  • Familiarity with analog and digital systems, ADCs, DACs, sensors
  • Familiarity with Logic Analyzers, ICE, DVM, Oscilloscope and similar tools is a must

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