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Years of Experience:
4 Year Degree
JADAK is looking for lead embedded firmware engineer to help to create and drive RFID solutions for the world’s largest healthcare companies. This person will lead and provide technical guidance on projects and work cross-functionally with program management, system hardware and test engineering, and our customers to develop embedded code, providing RFID solutions for laboratory medical equipment. Leadership skills, hardware knowledge and strong debug capabilities are essential. Projects range from small programs of less than one month to large multi-year programs.
Contribute as lead RFID firmware developer on multiple simultaneous programs and projects
Actively participate as a member of a cross-functional team in order to appropriately plan and schedule programs
Effectively report status, concerns and make recommendations in team meetings
Lead embedded firmware and RFID/MAC layer firmware design and code reviews
Understand and implement OEM RFID features as per the customer requirements
Participate in customer conference calls and travel to customer as needed
Required Experience, Education, Skills and Competencies:
Bachelor’s degree minimum in electrical engineering
5-8 years of experience as an embedded RF firmware programmer
Strong leadership skills in managing projects and providing technical guidance
Excellent C/C++ programming skills and experience with embedded applications
Thorough understanding of Wireless/RF protocols
Prior knowledge on MAC and physical layer protocols specific to RFID
Strong problem solving skills
Ability to multi-task
Ability to document techniques and algorithms for implementation by others
Software debugging skills, with working knowledge of hardware
Experience with microcontrollers (knowledge of ARM is a plus)
Work well in fast paced environment
Proven ability to interface with customers and lead technical solutions to complex user requirements
Object-oriented design and analysis
Additional Preferred Experience, Education, Skills and Competencies:
Background in working with RFID and sensors
Experience in communication protocols (Bluetooth, Ethernet, Serial, USB)
Direct knowledge or experience with RF communications, and/or RFID highly desired
Embedded platform design
Ability to use tools like oscilloscopes, spectrum, logic and protocol analyzers
Mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer.
Ability to use vision to read computer screen and read printed materials.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: R000447
About Novanta, Inc.
Novanta is a leading global supplier of core technology solutions that give medical and advanced industrial original equipment manufacturers (“OEMs”) a competitive advantage. We combine deep proprietary technology expertise and competencies in photonics, vision and precision motion with a proven ability to solve complex technical challenges. This enables Novanta to engineer core components and sub-systems that deliver extreme precision and performance, tailored to our customers’ demanding applications. The driving force behind our growth is the team of innovative professionals who share a commitment to innovation and customer success. Novanta’s common shares are quoted on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “NOVT”.