Full-Time

Senior Firmware Engineer

Hybrid

Updated on 6/11/2024

Axon

Axon

1,001-5,000 employees

Public safety technology and evidence management

Hardware
Aerospace

Senior

Scottsdale, AZ, USA

Required Skills
Rust
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
Operating Systems
Go
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • B.S. in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience in programming with C, C++, Rust, Golang and/or Python
  • Real-world Industry Firmware or Embedded experience of 8+years developing on IoT products
  • Experience with both Kernel and User-space Embedded Linux with exposure to Yocto, OpenWRT or other Embedded Distros for Board Support Packaging (BSP)
  • Experience with RTOS on Microcontrollers
  • Basic ability to read Datasheets and Schematics
  • Experience with concise Technical Writing and Architecture Diagramming
  • Strong understanding of Computer Architecture and Peripherals
  • Strong understanding of Operating Systems, Concurrency and Networking concepts
  • Strong understanding of Data Structures, Algorithms and Object Oriented Design Patterns
  • Experience with Cellular LTE, 5G Modems is a plus
  • Experience with Battery and Power Management sub-systems, Safety and Thermal, is a plus
  • Experience with Robotics and/or Flight Controls is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Firmware Design and Development of AIoT infrastructure for career-defining new programs
  • Develop Firmware for eLinux-based System-on-Chips (SoC) and System-on-Modules (SoM)
  • Develop Firmware for Microcontrollers
  • Develop Firmware for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth BLE, Sub-GHz, Cellular LTE & 5G, and related RF technologies
  • Develop Firmware for Battery and Power Management sub-systems with a critical eye towards Safety and Thermal Performance
  • Develop Manufacturing Software Provisioning and Calibration Tooling
  • Develop Unit, Integration and Automated Tests and Test Equipment as part of the development process
  • Support Electrical Engineering with Board Bring-up and Hardware Debugging Support
  • Write and review Design Docs, Pull Requests, and contribute to the Team’s documentation bank
  • Collaborate with distributed teams such as other Firmware Teams, Embedded Product Teams, Electrical Engineering, Manufacturing and Compliance
  • Collaborate with System-on-Chip (SoC) and Cellular Modem vendors to optimize for AIoT use-cases and key performance parameters
  • Drive Engineering Excellence and adopt a test and metrics-first mindset
  • Be a Team Player, Mentor, Strong Communicator and be ready and willing to support the Team when needed

Axon specializes in public safety technologies such as connected cameras, advanced energy weapons, and evidence management software, focusing on enhancing safety and reducing conflicts. Working at this company offers a unique environment committed to high-stakes problem solving and impactful innovation. Employees can take pride in contributing to significant societal benefits, including significant initiatives aimed at reducing gun-related deaths between police and the public, aligning personal goals with broader social impact.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$246M

Headquarters

Scottsdale, Arizona

Founded

1993

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

65%

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision

Fitness Programs

Mental Health

Pre-Tax Savings (401k, HSA, FSA)

Annual Bonuses

Stocks

Remote Work

Paid Time Off

Parental Leave

Room to Grow

Leadership Development Program

Learning and Development