Embedded Linux Engineer at VIZIO, Inc.

Posted on: 03/22/2021

Location: Dallas (ON-SITE)

full time

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Tags: python qa embedded aws

**About the team:** VIZIO’s Vision Labs team is seeking an embedded software engineer to join their growing team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on emerging and cutting-edge technology and progress in the future of television and other smart home devices. **What you will do:** * Explore, develop, and demonstrate novel technical solutions to intractable business and product problems * Develop new inventions from exploration to proof of concept to productization * Design, develop, code, test, and debug embedded software on VIZIO devices in a variety of project phases, from rapid prototyping to productization. * Evaluate and analyze third party and open source technology * Integrate and collaborate with other divisions of VIZIO to bring products to market, including software, QA, product, and analytics. **About you:** * You have a BS or graduate degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent experience * You have 4+ years of related work experience * You have experience in hands-on development and troubleshooting on embedded targets * You have solid programming experience in C and C++. Python and AWS experience is a plus * You have a proven experience in embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking real-time operating systems * You are familiar with software configuration management tools, defect tracking tools and peer review * You have excellent knowledge of OS coding techniques, IP protocols, interfaces, and hardware subsystems * You are a self-starter independent thinker that thrives on open problems in a fast-paced environment * You are a hard-working team player with a “no task is too small” attitude and a willingness to get your hands dirty * You are a creative problem-solver with good intuition who nonetheless digs into root causes analytically * You have strong self-management skills and an ability to manage multiple projects and cross-functional stakeholders simultaneously to drive outcomes within often tight deadlines or quick turnaround times * You possess a high attention to detail. You ask “why” and “how” instead of just “what” * You love building things! You love the challenge of translating a real-world business problem into highly technical product offerings and seeing it take flight