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Senior Embedded Software Designer

SW – Ottawa, Ontario
Department SW
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Fidus Systems is a front runner in software design, hardware, embedded system and hardware design.  We provide a technical advantage to our global clients ranging from tech giants to start-ups. 

We are looking for someone who is passionate about designing and working with new technologies, is driven to win, and is excited to apply their creative skills.  We are a growing company that can have a great deal of impact with lots of exciting challenges. 

This position requires you to work offsite for various periods of time, depending on the client you would be assigned to and their expectations.

Required Skills and Experience
• Strength in object oriented design principles and implementation
• Familiarity with networking protocols
• Experience with Linux in both desktop and embedded configurations
• Familiarity with PERL, TCL, Python script languages,  and the Xilinx SDK
• Exhibit strong communication skills, are fluent in English, have great customer interaction presence, and quickly learn new technologies and processes
• Proven techniques and habits that lead to high quality design

• Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent
• 5+ years’ experience coding using RTOS and bare metal environments
• Knowledge of assembly, C, and C++ programming in embedded environments, and proficiency in the tools used in these development environments.
• A background in low cost microcontrollers and advanced, multi-core processors, including the use of low level device drivers and boot-loaders
• An understanding of digital hardware design and in HW/SW/FPGA integration
• Experience with the complete software design cycle, from requirement definition through to system integration and verification

Advantages of Joining Fidus
• Cutting edge technology.  As a Xilinx Premium Partner, Fidus is involved in assessing and implementing the newest technologies, often before they are released to market
• An exposure to a large variety of projects and technologies, in many industries
• Ability to direct your career path, in highly sought after areas of High Performance Computing
• Flexible work hours and location

This position must be filled immediately so do not wait to apply!

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