Senior Kernel/Platform Engineer - Embedded, Device Drivers Jawbone
It's the job of Technology R&D to push the boundaries of what technology can do, from military-grade audio to cutting-edge sensors. We get to play with stuff that most technologists only dream about, resulting in hundreds of patents over the last ten years. We spend our time exploring what's possible (and what might be), identifying marketable solutions, and prototyping new products.
Currently, the CTO office at Jawbone is looking for a System Software Engineer to help bring up a new software platform. This position will be focusing on kernel level and OS software, there will be opportunities to touch on other aspects of product development such as applications and system services.
Bring up a new software platform for upcoming Jawbone products.
Write device drivers for the new platform.
Design and implement frameworks for device drivers and system services.
Design and implement OS abstraction layers for system peripherals such as sensors, input devices etc.
Define, design and implement applications to run on a variety of new devices.
Work closely with hardware engineers during system design and board bring-up.
Deep understanding of low level software, kernel and OS on embedded platforms.
Strong background in C and enough understanding of C++ to know to stay away from it.
Experience in writing device drivers.
Familiarity with various debugging methods (JTAG, printk() etc).
Experience working with hardware engineers on system bring up.
Basic understanding of TCP/IP, VoIP, A2DP, ARM, SDIO, SPI and I2C.
5+ years of experience
For more than a decade, Jawbone has developed human-centered wearable technology and audio devices unparalleled in their technical innovation, ease-of-use and sophistication of design. A 2010 IDSA Design of the Decade winner, the company is the creator of the award-winning and best-selling Jawbone ERA and ICON Bluetooth headsets; NoiseAssassin technology, the world's first and only military-grade noise-eliminating technology; and the JAMBOX and BIG JAMBOX wireless speakers and speakerphones. Jawbone is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Deutsche Telekom, Khosla Ventures, investors advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sequoia Capital and others. The company is headquartered in San Francisco.
Jawbone is an equal opportunity employer, offers an exciting opportunity for qualified career-motivated professionals. We provide competitive compensation, performance bonus and the chance to work with talented people in a winning, successful, and pleasant environment. We offer many premium benefits including 401(k), medical, dental, life insurance, Paid Time Off and much more.
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