Embedded Software Engineer (GNSS Measurement Engine)

  • u-blox
  • Thalwil, ZH, Switzerland
  • 21/11/2023
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Thalwil, Switzerland; Tampere, Finland

About u-blox

u-blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global technology leader in positioning and wireless communication in automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Their smart and reliable solutions, services and products let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and secure data services and connectivity, u blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative and reliable solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA. (www.u-blox.com)

Job Description

This is an exciting role in a fast-growing R&D team in u-blox positioning product center. As an embedded software engineer in the GNSS measurement engine value unit you contribute to the future success of u-blox positioning products. With your seasoned skills in embedded C, you develop cutting-edge GNSS receiver features that touches millions of lives. In this role, you will work in a small scrum team, closely with other highly talented engineers. Your experience, technical knowhow and team spirit enable you to integrate yourself successfully into our agile development cycles. If you also share our passion of building a world class product portfolio that leads a highly competitive global market, we definitively want to talk to you.
The role is available in Tampere, Finland and Thalwil, Switzerland
Your Responsibilities
  • End-to-end development activities from the idea creation to feature release.
  • Proof of concept with e.g., MATLAB and python simulation.
  • All aspects as required in a test driven development process.
  • Nonconformities analysis, bug fix and workaround creation.
  • Technical documentation and report to stakeholders.
  • Supporting product owners in backlog planning and refinement
  • Supporting stakeholders in requirement and IP managemen
Your Skills and Experience
  • MSc or PhD in E.E., computer science or related areas.
  • Proficiency in embedded C/C++, MATLAB, Python etc.
  • Familiar with embedded software development methodologies.
  • Strong can-do attitude, hands-on ability, and team spirit.
  • Fact based analytical thinking, quality focus and detail focus.
  • A good communicator, fluent in English speaking and writing.
  • GNSS signal processing knowledge is a plus
  • SoC design experience is a plus
What are your perks?
  • A multicultural and international company with over 60 different nationalities
  • Project-based activities working with colleagues across the globe
  • A start-up and innovation mindset while in the process of scaling-up processes and efficiencies
  • Hybrid working model & flexible working hours
  • A strong learning environment and regular career discussions
  • Bonus and Company long-term incentive plan
  • Sport activities and Team events
  • ... and discover even more by talking with us
Find out more about how it looks like to work at u-blox in this video !
We see diversity as a strength and promote a culture of inclusion among our employees. Our varied backgrounds, ideas and experiences are critical to our success. We strive to become a strong learning organisation and are committed to provide our employees with equal opportunities regardless of differences such as gender, race, ethnicity, generations, belief.

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Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology.
We are looking forward to receiving your application.