Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer
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Sunnyvale, CA
Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook Inc., builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps and services like Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Novi further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. To apply, click “Apply to Job” online on this web page.
Embedded Software Engineer Responsibilities
  • Create and maintain system software components including device drivers, firmware, and tools to manage the hardware
  • Support all phase of SoC (System on a Chip) development, including early architecture requirements for custom silicon, firm architecture, implementation, and simulation
  • Engage in end-to-end firmware development to include power management,boot loaders, scheduling, RTOS and/or bare-metal implementations
  • Work with emulators and prototype/FPGA hardware on software development and hardware validation
  • Work with hardware teams to bring up hardware, test functionality, debug and performance tuning
  • Liaise with production teams on qualification and validation suites and troubleshooting
  • Travel required
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Software, Computer Engineering, Applied Sciences, mathematics, Physics, or a related field and 24 months of experience in the job offered or in a computer-related occupation. Experience must include 6 months of experience in each of the following:
  • C or C++
  • Hardware board bring-up and debugging
  • Driver development, integration, and debugging MIPI, I2C, SPI, and UART
  • Systems level issue debugging across multiple SoCs and MCUs
  • Creating and maintaining systems software components and drivers
  • Source control using Git or SVN
  • Debugging CAN using Vector CANalyzer tools
  • Oscilloscopes, Lauterbach JTAG debugger, and logic analyzers
  • Driver creation, debugging, and validation of MIPI CSI-2
  • Deploying an RTOS (QNX) and integrating drivers
  • Startup performance optimization of a Linux-based embedded system
  • Debugging using GDB
  • Systems software architecture and design
  • Display driver development and debugging hardware
  • Software feature development using Agile methodology
  • Using QNX screen framework for graphics window management
  • Buildroot and make build systems
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About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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