Senior Staff Firmware Engineer
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Span

201-500 employees

Residential energy storage & eletrification devices
Company Overview
Span’s mission is to design, build, and deploy products that electrify to aid in decarbonizing the world and to slow the effects of climate change. The company is reimagining the 100-year-old electrical panel by providing electrification upgrades like solar, home battery, and EV charging equipment.
Hardware
Energy

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$220M

Founded

2018

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

81%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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CategoriesNew
Hardware Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • BS in Computer or Electrical Engineering
  • At least five or more years of experience developing firmware for power converters
  • Experience developing firmware for embedded systems for grid-tied power converters, energy storage converters, or any other renewable energy source converter
  • Experience in guiding/leading UL 1998, IEC 60730, or IEC 61508 certification processes
  • Experience implementing grid code requirements
  • Experience in driving system-level requirements and breakdown into software requirements
  • Experience in interacting with controls and hardware engineers
  • Experience programming Embedded Systems using C++ or Object Oriented C
  • Experience with Functional Safety Capable Microcontrollers or Digital Signal Processors (DSP) from TI, ST, and Microchip
Responsibilities
  • Develop Functional Safety Code for power converters
  • Support firmware architecture decisions and implementation in embedded systems
  • Lead functional safety activities during the entire product development life cycle
  • Design new systems to support functional safety
  • Mentor junior and entry-level firmware engineers
Desired Qualifications
  • MS in Computer or Electrical Engineering
  • Experience working on products deployed in the field for residential or commercial/utility-scale projects
  • Experience working on a project that has passed UL certification processes
  • Hands-on experience in debugging digital and analog circuits
  • Experience building automated testing infrastructure for HIL systems
  • Experience working in power lab environments and in all levels of the development cycle