New Job Opportunity: Firmware Engineering Director – 6852

New Job Opportunity: Firmware Engineering Director – Scottsdale, AZ

Contact: Laura Wilkins     Ref: 6852

Company Description:

Our client is changing the way law enforcement uses technology. Their mission is to protect life and protect truth, making the world a safer place through smart devices and software services. They genuinely love what we do and are looking for others who share this passion.


You will be managing and growing the firmware development teams for the next generation cameras, CEW devices and automatic activation platforms. You will be managing the full development lifecycle: analysis, design, development, testing and deployment for camera driver firmware, device firmware, middleware, and application modules. You need to have outstanding knowledge of embedded development & Real Time Operating Systems as well as stellar C programming skills. Great leadership and strategic curiosity are required.

Must Have Qualifications:

  • B.S. or higher degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 8+ years experience in designing and developing embedded software.
  • 5+ years experience leading teams of software engineers.
  • Significant programming experience in embedded C (with and without RTOS), embedded Linux, and Qualcomm SoC.
  • Experience with distributed teams.
  • Proven ability to recruit, hire and grow a team of high capability engineers to build connected devices.
  • Ability to drive change and create new processes from scratch.
  • Experience building telemetry and dashboards that drive quality & user engagement.
  • Emphasis on self-diagnostic code via robust fault detection, reporting, and recovery.
  • Rigorous approach to documentation and architecture design that considers requirements of mobile clients & SaaS software.
  • Experience integrating with electrical & mechanical team and suppliers to create a seamless end-to-end customer experience.
  • Passion for mentoring a variety of engineers and encouraging continuous education.
  • Passion for building automated test systems and partnering closely with QA team.

Desired Experience:

  • C#, Objective-C/Swift, C++, Java, Golang
  • Understanding of: kernel development, Android porting, threads, inter-process communications, and profiling.
  • Ability to read schematics and understand electronic circuitry.
  • Familiar in the following areas of firmware development: video, audio, power management.
  • Experience with computer vision and machine learning.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary, cash bonus, equity and 401K with employer match.
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Ride along with real police officers in real life situations, see them use our technology, get inspired
  • And more…

Compensation: Based on Experience