Kanata, ON
Are you ready to be part of a leading global engineering design house specializing in the design and development of embedded software/hardware, electronics, and electro-mechanics?
What we’re looking for
Highly motivated and dynamic professionals
Motivated designers with broad backgrounds and service mindset to be a consultant
Professionals with ability to work both with in-house projects and on-site assignments at our customer’s locations  

What you’ll do

  • You will work in a multidisciplinary development team in which continuous improvement, innovation and knowledge sharing are part of the daily work. Your role will include:
  • Analyze, clarify, expand and break down system requirements.
  • Collaborate with other team members on system software design and architecture.
  • Update and integrate Linux distros and boot loaders to work on target platforms.
  • Integrate vendor-specific device drivers and design and develop new drivers as needed. Integrate and develop middleware and platform software components into the Linux distro.
  • Perform unit, functional and integration, testing of the developed software.
  • Collaborate with other disciplines on HW/SW and system integration and verification activities
  • What you MUST have to get the job done

  • 5+ years of experience with C/C++ and a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • Experience in board bring-up, u-boot modifications, developing drivers and applications for Linux OS preferably on ARM platforms
  • Experience designing and bringing up products based on complex FPGA SoCs (Intel Arria, Stratix or Agilex families or Xilinx Zynq MPSoC/RFSoC families)
  • Working knowledge of Linux kernel, device drivers, network subsystem
  • Device driver development for peripherals and buses: SPI, I2C, PCIe, Ethernet, UART, GPIO etc.
  • Hands-on experience with build systems (yocto, buildroot)
  • Linux Userspace HAL and driver development
  • Experience designing middleware for OTA, system health, diagnostics and environment monitoring, logging, etc.
  • Understand HW schematics, datasheets
  • Experience using oscilloscopes, signal analyzers, spectrum analyzers, L1 debuggers.
  • What will make us REALLY love you

  • Knowledge of L2/L3 (Eth/IP) networking, protocols and tools
  • Knowledge of network synchronization protocols (IEEE1588 PTP, SyncE)
  • Familiarity with security technologies and tools: secure boot, trust zone, encryption, access control (SELinux)
  • Exposure to 5G RAN technologies and understanding of RAN architecture.
  • Knowledge of the Agile process, and willingness to work in an Agile organization, experience using Jira and Confluence
  • Hands-on system-level troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills
  • You have a friendly willingness to collaborate and play nice with others
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    What you’ll love about us
      Company Culture – outstanding people and a flexible work environment with lots of after work activities/groups! It’s so great, we even won an award for it!
      Work/Life Balance – 4 weeks holidays to start and work that stays at work!
    •   Career Growth Opportunities – being a design house keeps variety in your work. New opportunities happening all the time!
    •  Great Benefits – and, they start the same day you do… and, they include your family… and, the company matches your RRSP contributions!
    About Syntronic Canada
    Syntronic provides our customers a complete portfolio of professional services to support their product development including research & development, new product introduction, manufacturing, and aftermarket services. We adopt the latest technologies in electronics design and software development with a pool of technically skilled staff around the world. Among our customers and partners are some of the world’s most technically intensive businesses and organizations. This pushes us forward in designing to satisfy our customers’ needs with a focus on quality, competence, capacity and continuity.
    Syntronic values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact our recruiting team and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.

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