Job Title: Firmware Software Engineer IV
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Duration: 1+ year with possible extension or conversion
Support development of custom-designed MAC firmware for wireless chips that will be part of the Facebook AR/VR product.
Interface and collaborate with wireless chipset vendors to ensure vendor's MAC HW /SW architectures and implementation meet AR/VR customization requirements.
Design and implement customized wireless MAC/FW that will be tightly coupled with AR usage scenarios, with stringent performance and power requirements.
Design and implement wireless driver management and data path, integration with rest of the AR subsystems, including PCIe interface, buffer management, queuing and scheduling algorithm.
System firmware development including power-management, RTOS and/or bare-metal implementations
Deep understanding of wireless communication software/firmware architecture, especially on 802.11 wireless communication principles and protocols
Hands-on experience in 802.11 lower level MAC and Data path development
Experience or familiarity with: Wireless Connectivity, TCP data interpretation, statistics, robotics, or mechatronics, all strong pluses. Experience with hardware prototypes or firmware preferred. Nice to have: (VR) virtual reality (AR) augmented reality, MATLAB, C++11, C++14, 3D, Unity, Unreal, optics, physics, computer vision, machine learning, sensor fusion, tracking, IMU, robotics, games, realtime, real-time, Python, Lua, optimization, embedded systems OR embedded firmware, FPGA, DSP, signal processing, haptic
Bachelor's degree in computer science, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent required; graduate degree preferred
Skills and Experience:
WIRELESS SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
DECISION SUPPORT PANEL
FIELD PROGRAMMABLE GATE ARRAY
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's Degree
What are the top 3 things that you’d like to see on a resume?
WiFi system background, MAC/Data Path experience, firmware development.
Are there any specific certifications or educational background that you’re looking for?
B.S/M.S in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering.
Are you open to candidates who can only work remote?