Catalyst Recruiting, Inc

Embedded Systems Engineer

Catalyst Recruiting Inc. - Oak Ridge, TN

Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Oak Ridge, TN



Client is a global manufacturer of many types of precision sensors and measurement instrumentation. Position is with the R&D/engineering group for multiple business units. Embedded software engineers are key to the development of new products and support for existing.

Some applications include FPGA-based systems, analog and digital signal processing and amplification, operational sub-units for some interesting cutting-edge detectors, etc. As it is a multi-faceted company, there are local, national, and international opportunities in the same and adjacent fields.


Some Responsibilities

  • Works effectively in a cross-discipline engineering team
  • Designs and implements software that is extensible, maintainable, and testable
  • Provides technical leadership for modules or even entire projects as assigned
  • Authors and maintains technical requirement specifications, design, and similar documents as necessary
  • Participates in evaluating new technology and tools
  • Maintains existing software from answering questions to bug fixes to porting to new HW / OS
  • Supports products indirectly by working with other departments such as Product Support, Product Management, Manufacturing, etc.
  • Works within the AMT Engineering Product Development Process
  • Continuously improves skills and stay current with latest technologies, design patterns, etc.



  • Bachelor's degree (BS) from four-year college or university in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering
  • Ten (10) years applicable experience
  • Strong proficiency with the following programming languages / technologies:
  • C++, C#
  • Programming targeting embedded operating systems
  • Software development of servers / services (OS-level drivers, OS services, web services, etc.)
  • Software development using multi-threading
  • Software development for electronics that reads, configures, and calibrates a variety of sensors
  • Communications over a variety of ports and protocols including USB, Ethernet, Wireless, etc.
  • Experience with configuration management such as Git, SVN, TFS, etc.


Beneficial Knowledge and Experience

  • Proficiency with many of the following programming languages / technologies / processes:
  • C, Javascript, LabView, MATLAB, Visual Basic, or Fortran languages
  • Programming targeting Embedded Linux, Android, Windows Mobile, or Windows OSes
  • Embedded-friendly databases such as SQL Lite
  • Embedded browser-based applications development
  • Secure software development
  • Agile / Scrum software development lifecycle
  • Experience in nuclear instrumentation design and development
  • Experience in electrochemical instrumentation design and development


Relocation paid and competitive salary based upon experience.

Posted On: Thursday, August 25, 2022

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