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Embedded Systems Engineers work on hardware and software designs with regard to medical equipment, industrial and military control systems, and mobile communications, to name a few. Sample resumes for this position indicate such responsibilities as working with analog engineers with regard to parts selection, schematics drawing and debugging of new hardware; performing code reviews, technical document reviews, and schematic reviews; and implementing compression schemes and error detection techniques to improve throughput and reduce packet loss. Employers need to see a minimum of a bachelor's degree in a relevant field on applicants' resumes.

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Lead Embedded Systems Engineer

Interfacing with 6 infrared LED encoders to simultaneous read in 6 motor speeds for precision feedback control

  • Implemented ramp-up/ramp-down PWM motor control algorithm for 6 DC motors to reduce current spikes
  • Designed variable length serial communication protocol comprised of byte count, frame ID, payload, and CRC-32
  • Developed USART (RS-232) library with circular buffer for ST Microelectronics M0 and M4 microcontrollers
  • Trained 5 embedded systems engineers to use ADCs for pressure, temperature, and humidity sensors
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Computer Engineering
2

Embedded Systems Engineer

  • Led technical development of the [company name] Link network gateway: specified the hardware design, created and modified Linux device drivers, deployed a customized version of Debian Linux, and created a multi-threaded RESTful network application.
  • Led technical development of the [company name] Power 415 IEEE 802.15.4 active RFID tag: created product specification, selected radio protocol implementation, interfaced directly with customers and partners, and developed firmware.
  • Led technical development of the [company name] ProVIEW visual active RFID tags starting from 2014.
  • Set up and maintained a custom Debian Linux package repository.
  • Assisted with firmware development of the [company name] Power 400 active RFID tag.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
3

Embedded Systems Engineer

Red/Green/Blue LED Lighting Fixture Embedded System Development

  • Selected Microcontroller, IDE, Debugger tools, RTOS, and Compiler
  • Implemented and tested firmware for LED fixture, which included device drivers (I2C, SPI, UART, PWM, and custom device), and multi-tasking app code with demonstrated performance, reliability, maintainability, and scalability (solo).
  • Worked with small team of diverse engineers to ensure firmware satisfies systems needs, and hardware interfaces with MCU as needed
  • Designed, Implemented, and tested custom PIC32 MCU Bootloader to update firmware on daisy-chain network for LED fixtures (solo).
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Physics, Gpa: 36
MS
Computer Engineering, Gpa 40
4

Embedded Systems Engineer

  • Designed and architected mobile robot sensor and navigation systems.
  • Integrated robotics with external peripherals.
  • Provided technical support for robotic systems for sensor interfacing.
  • Investigated mechanical failures or unexpected maintenance problems with system architecture.
  • Developed and updated custom code in PICBasic for Microchip PIC interface.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Electronics
AS
Electrical Engineering
BS
Computer Science
5

Sr. Systems Engineer / Embedded Systems Engineer

  • Developing implementation architecture for highly parallel microprocessor resource manager
  • Developed dynamic onboard scheduling concept for IRAD, developed implementation path forward. Created white paper to apply for applicable BAA and STTR funding
  • Analyzed high performance microprocessor and proposed resource architecture to process 10 Gig input stream at a 1 GHz clock cycle for 32 million word dictionary search application
  • Researched highly parallel microprocessor performance in comparison to GPU and FPGA performance for Synthetic Aperture RADAR applications for technical white paper
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering Technology
MS
Microprocessors And Embedded Systems
6

Co-founder and Lead Embedded Systems Engineer

Lead hardware team in developing a low-power acoustic sensor platform for gunshot detection and vehicle tracking for DARPA

  • Designed multiple generations of PCBs that contained ARM processors, FPGAs, DSPs, low-noise audio inputs, MEMS sensors, interconnects and firmware
  • Translated floating point signal processing models to fixed point in Verilog and C
  • Managed vendor selection, testing, BOM tracking and manufacturing schedules
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Systems Engineering
MS
Vlsi Circuits And Architecture
7

Embedded Systems Engineer

Group member in the Secure Networks department of this defense contractor to implement various IT-related software.

  • Responsibilities included Department of Defense (DOD)/ISO 9001 firmware requirements, preliminary design, and detailed design, firmware code, and test, project scheduling using Microsoft Project, preparing technical manuals, client communications, cost estimations, user training, and technical support.
  • Main projects included real-time Embedded Firmware, such as firmware in the real-time Embedded C and Assembly Languages for the Digital Small Switch (DSS) under the 68360/VxWorks platform.
  • The work involved the modification of a commercial Telenetworks Protocol Stack similar to a TCP/IP protocol stack into a militarized version.
  • The full-fledged Embedded integration of the Programmable Integrated Communications Terminal (PICT) was performed utilizing the Integrated Digital Services Network (ISDN) under the 5ESS protocol.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
8

Embedded Systems Engineer

Designed and developed configuration management subsystem for a carrier-grade CMTS which
used object-oriented persistent storage of platform data, maintained system inventory and state
information, and provided a hierarchical API to stored data

  • Lead designer for real-time embedded database using SQL, ODBC
  • Developed APIs for generic database access
  • Developed a connection manager for optimized TCP connections to database
  • Provided support to lab test environment for database and subsystem
  • Reviewed and approved code changes
  • Met all 2001 milestones ahead of schedule
  • Developed an ISO 9001 instructional website for the Arris software development environment
  • Interviewed candidates for employment and gave recommendations for employment
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
9

Embedded Systems Engineer Sr

  • Created smart tether rig – allowed local flight testing, dramatic savings to company.
  • Designed vibration fixture for testing gimbals. Interfaced SPI accelerometers, data logging to SD card.
  • Designed impact tester, critical to the design of the Perceptor gimbal, a main revenue driver.
  • Led IP Commsbox project, providing greater video/communications range and connectivity options.
  • Led development of UN certified smart battery for VTOL aircraft.
  • Directed flight test program for system reliability. Discovered key issues in time for production.
  • Performed testing and configuration of digital video board, a video conversion device running embedded Linux.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Machine Tool Technology
BS
Mechanical Engineering
10

Embedded Systems Engineer

  • Programmed and debugged software for prototypes with various ICs in C and Assembly languages
  • Created and designed prototypes and developed hardware for better performance
  • Built black boxes and prototypes: wiring, soldering, using test equipment and tools
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
MA
Electrical And Computer Engineering

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