Senior Engineer, Embedded Firmware

Date:  Sep 3, 2023

Olathe, KS, US, 66061 Omaha, NE, US, 68022

Travel:  Up to 10 % Travel
Company:  Elecsys

Senior Embedded Software Engineer


Lindsay Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and distributor of irrigation and infrastructure equipment and technology.  Established in 1955, the company has been at the forefront of research and development and innovative solutions to meet the food fuel, fiber and transportation needs of the world’s rapidly growing population.   Lindsay innovates and expands our world’s potential—enabling global populations to grow safely and sustainably.


Lindsay Corporation is searching for an experienced Senior Embedded Software Engineer to join the Electronics IoT Engineering team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the timely completion of assigned projects related to embedded software development of IoT devices to monitor and control Irrigation, Transportation and Oil & Gas systems.  


The Senior Embedded Software Engineer will be accountable for product support, product enhancements and new product design. If you have a desire to learn and apply your embedded programming knowledge you will be successful in this role.  This role will give you the opportunity to demonstrate your growth capability in embedded design across many industries.


Position Details:

This is a full-time position located at either our Omaha, Nebraska headquarters or our Olathe, Kansas/Elecsys location.  This team member will be required to work a flexible, hybrid schedule, where core office days are Tuesday-Thursday.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of all projects assigned and complete in a timely manner
  • Responsible for embedded software requirements and validation plan generation
  • Must be able to follow established coding standards for embedded designs
  • Must demonstrate good documentation skills to facilitate validation and verification of designs
  • Responsible for product updates and enhancements
  • Communicate effectively with team and provide timely updates on assigned projects
  • Knowledge of and experience with:
    • Constrained electronic designs (memory and throughput)
    • Digital interfaces and protocols including SPI, I2C, and UART
    • Compilers and RTOS
    • Test equipment such as oscilloscope, DVM, power supply, and JTAG debuggers
    • Cellular modem technology is a plus
    • Python, MQTT, and Google Protocol buffer knowledge is a bonus
  • Board level and system testing
  • Product validation plan development and execution
  • Mentoring and leading junior team members in proper embedded software development and processes
  • Technical project leadership as required
  • Other duties as assigned for product design completion


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Proficiency in C/C++ for embedded applications
  • Experience with Git for version control
  • BS or MS in Electrical or Computer Engineering or Computer Science
  • 10-15+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Ability to understand a schematic for board level bring up
  • Experience with M2M cellular and satellite communications
  • Microprocessor board bring up experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good organizational skills and ability to problem solve independently
  • Mentoring and leadership skills


What makes Lindsay unique?

  • Committed to sustainable practices to save energy and use fewer resources daily
  • Dedicated to innovation to achieve growth through advanced technology
  • Locations across the US and internationally
  • Teamwork, employee appreciation, stable career path, and growth opportunities

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

Lindsay Corporation does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. Lindsay Corporation will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed vendor agreement with Lindsay Corporation. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of Lindsay Corporation without having a vendor agreement in place will be considered property of Lindsay Corporation. Lindsay Corporation will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

Nearest Major Market: Olathe
Nearest Secondary Market: Kansas City

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