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Embedded Software Engineer

FORT Robotics

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Posted on 09/01/2021


Philadelphia, PA and/or Remote


FORT Robotics is searching for a dynamic and experienced Embedded Software Engineer to join our team and help us build out the future for autonomous and robotics machines.

Major Duties & Responsibilities


  • Develop embedded software for the next-generation of safety and security solutions for robotics and autonomous systems
  • Develop complex features on custom microcontroller-based, rugged, battery powered, wireless safety devices
  • Work with a high-performance cross-functional team to architect, develop, and test multiprocessor embedded systems
  • Perform new system bring-up, debug, and BSP development for real time operating systems (FreeRTOS)
  • Work closely with a cross-functional product development team to define and create tightly integrated hardware and software
  • Work closely with the team to ensure compliance with safety and regulatory requirements (FCC, UL, CE, RIA, ISO, IEC, etc.)

Minimum Skills & Abilities


  • A software developer with at least 3 years of experience with the development of embedded in C and C++
  • Experienced with both RTOS and bare metal systems
  • Experienced with IP-based networking and network-aware software development
  • Fluent in modern SCM workflows (i.e. git, Bitbucket)Comfortable reading and interpreting schematic diagrams
  • Experienced in debug using lab tools such as a logic analyzer, protocol analyzer, multimeter and oscilloscope
  • A strong written and verbal communicator
  • Extremely driven to achieve aggressive goals, and motivated by the mission of the organizations you are involved with
  • Friendly, positive, patient, collaborative; willing to question fellow team members and be questioned in return
  • A professional with at least a B.S. in an Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Aerospace Engineering

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FORT Robotics offers solutions that help builders and operators of smart machines deploy faster, reduce risk, and keep people protected.

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