Kanata, ON
Full-time permanent
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 be an integral contributor to a team responsible for 5G NR Radio Unit Software development. You will be responsible to:
  • Create software architecture for base and platform SW that interfaces with upper layer application software.
  • Contribute to all stages of software development process starting from design, through implementation and test to integration and deployment of 5G NR Remote Radio Unit Software running on high-end integrated FPGA SoC.
  • Drive selection of tools and methodologies as well as their introduction to the project.
  • Take active part in the hardware / software integration of the Radio Unit, as well as system integration between radio unit (RU) and distribution unit (DU)
  • What you need to get the job done

  • Expert C and python coding skills with minimum of 10+ year of experience
  • Experience throughout the full software development lifecycle, from conception, architecture definition, detailed design, scoping, planning, implementation, testing to documentation, delivery and maintenance
  • 8+ years of Linux Kernel software development experience
  • Knowledge in Linux Kernel, device driver, boot process, bash shell scripting
  • Experience building thread-safe software in Linux environment. Understanding of synchronization and IPC.
  • Experience in multiprocessor system on a chip (ARM Cortex-A53, a graphics processing unit (GPU) and a high-end FPGA, i.e. MPSoC)
  • Experience in integrating third-party software IP
  • Experience in creating and debugging unit tests
  • Expert knowledge in writing thread-safe code
  • Working knowledge in U-boot, Git, Yocto and build root
  • Knowledge of memory - NOR, NAND, SRAM, DRAM, AMBA, EMI, AXI, etc.
  • Knowledge of basic protocols - I2C, SPI, Quad-SPI and UART
  • Knowledge in MACsec (IEEE 802.1AE)
  • Effective team player, willingness to help build a collaborative and trusting community
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control, build processes, testing and operations
  • Excellent written and oral communication skill.
  • What will make us REALLY love you

  • Previous experience developing software for RU/RRH products
  • Experience in cellular radio technologies, i.e. 4G, LTE, 5G, NR
  • Familiarity with 3GPP standards
  • Understanding O-RAN architecture and its practical application
  • Experience in networking or telecommunication
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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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