Wi-Fi Embedded Firmware Engineer

Chicago, IL

Direct Hire

Salary Range: $150,000 - $200,000

Wi-Fi Embedded Firmware Engineer

About the Company

We are a dynamic technology company focused on creating innovative solutions for Businesses, Smart Homes, and Internet Service Providers. Our mission is to connect people around the world, and we’ve shipped over 100 million devices globally, ranging from ISP networking products to cutting-edge IT solutions. Our success is driven by a dedicated team working behind the scenes, including software developers, product managers, designers, and strategists. Join us to shape the future of connectivity and unlock your potential.

About the Role

As a Wi-Fi Embedded Firmware Engineer, you will collaborate with a global team of firmware engineers, digital hardware experts, and RF hardware specialists to develop state-of-the-art wireless broadband products and technologies. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Demonstrating proficiency in embedded Linux processes.
  • Understanding digital wireless communications.
  • Leveraging 5+ years of experience in embedded firmware development using C on the Linux platform.
  • Adapting quickly to new technologies.
  • Working effectively both independently and in teams, providing and receiving constructive feedback.
  • Managing embedded devices using state machines.
  • Participating in all phases of the software development life-cycle.
  • Applying excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Utilizing Git for version control, including merging and rebasing.
  • Holding a BS degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field.
  • Demonstrating effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Familiarity with bash shell scripting and/or Python.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with ARM processors and embedded Linux.
  • Some C++ development experience.
  • Working knowledge of Cross Compilers.
  • Experience with OpenWRT.
  • Proficiency in communication protocols like SPI, I2C, Ethernet, etc.
  • A commitment to writing clean and maintainable code.


We offer a range of benefits to support your career and well-being, including:

  • Excellent working conditions in a comfortable office environment with complimentary lunches.
  • Private medical insurance for your peace of mind.
  • Flexible working hours to accommodate your needs.
  • Free parking for your preferred mode of commuting, whether it’s a car, bike, or other vehicle.
  • A well-stocked kitchen with food, snacks, and drinks.
  • An informal startup atmosphere that fosters creativity and innovation.
  • A competitive compensation package that aligns with global standards.

Join us to be a part of our mission to revolutionize connectivity and advance your career in embedded firmware engineering.

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