Team Lead International Firmware Development (m/w/d)

Swissbit AG

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    20 Januar 2023
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Team Lead International Firmware Development (m/w/d)

brainpower meets high tech

Swissbit is the only independent provider of memory and embedded IoT solutions in Europe for demanding applications with development sites in Bronschhofen (Switzerland), Konstanz, Berlin Munich and Dusseldorf as well as in the USA. We are looking for you as a specialist for our demanding and future-oriented firmware projects according to the highest quality requirements and international standards! Swissbit combines its unique expertise in NAND flash memory, security and embedded IoT technologies with its advanced packaging know-how to reliably store and protect data.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced embedded firmware designer to find creative compromises to optimize performance and reliability for a variety of industry applications and use cases, to set up a new FW development team at a leading high-tech company.

We are looking for your expertise in this newly created position as soon as possible.

Job title:              Team Lead International Firmware Development

Location:              Central Europe

Position-type:      Full-Time, 80 - 100%

Tracking code:      TLFW0123

You and your newly assembled team of firmware engineers will take responsibility for challenging firmware issues and drive the design of reliable storage solutions. You will work in an international environment among a great team of engineers and experts from various fields (non-volatile memory, firmware architecture, hardware design, system validation, and software services).

Our offer:

  • International and innovative working environment 

  • High level of personal responsibility and room for initiative in an exciting and dynamic environment in the semiconductor industry

  • Opportunities for further development and progressive employment conditions

  • Above average company pension scheme and social benefits

  • Open-door policy and short decision-making processes

  • Highly motivated team and a pleasant working atmosphere

  • Family-friendly corporate culture, flexible working hours and remote /hybrid work

Your Tasks:

  • Establish and lead a team of firmware developers

  • Steering third parties and intensive cooperation with external partners (mainly US and TW)

  • Contribute to the design, architecture, programming, review and improvement of our NAND flash memory embedded controller software and new features

  • Specialize in the field of Non-Volataile Memory area of next generation technologies and technics

  • Colaborate closely with our System Test Engineering for a comprehensive firmware verification and validation

  • Support the stabilization phase of firmware releases


Your Profile:

  • Engineering Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Eng. or similar (BSC, MSC, PhD)

  • Familiarity with microprocessors, embedded system architecture, compiler and embedded software development tools (ARC or GNU toolchain, Synopsys, RISC, or similar)

  • Experience and pleasure in building and leading a team (international is a plus)

  • Strong analytical & abstract thinking capability as well as technical communication skills

  • Proficiency in C language development and coding

  • Job experience in the area of embedded firmware development and/or architectural design

  • Willingness to travel regularly according to projects (Central Europe / USA / Taiwan)

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English (additional languages like Chinesisch/Mandarin is a plus) 

  • Experience in code review, adoption and further development of a code base is a plus

  • Familiar with storage device interfaces or protocols (such as PCIe/NVMe, eMMC, USB, SD, SATA, ATA, NAND, UFS etc.) is a plus

  • Experience in NAND flash or memory related products will ease your job

  • Knowledge of Linux kernel internals in the block device and file system areas is a plus


Take your next career step and apply at Swissbit. We look forward to receiving your detailed online application via our career portal (incl. salary expectations and starting date):

Swissbit AG
Human Resources Department
Industriestrasse 4
CH-9552 Bronschhofen