Senior Staff Engineer, Application Engineering

Job no.


Position Type

Marketing & Strategy

Working time

  • Regular Fulltime

Place of employment


What we offer:

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Software Application engineer based in Shenzhen, focus on Optical Sensor products of ams, support key mobile Applications/Accounts in South China
  • Development of software and firmware for embedded systems, including Android/Linux/RTOS platforms
  • Embedded driver, and ideally, optical sensing algorithm development in Android/Linux/RTOS or various sensor hub frameworks
  • Responsible for software architecture and design decisions for overall software system design and architecture
  • Development of reference systems and demos
  • Drafting of customer facing documentation, such as application notes, articles, and presentations
  • Development and presentation of training materials for both internal staff and external customers
  • Specification of reference applications for target markets including system architectures, circuits, and components
  • Support Marketing and Engineering in new device definition and work statement preparation
  • Travel up to 50%

Your education and experiences

  • Minimum Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field of study
  • Extensive knowledge of software development for embedded systems
  • Strong Linux BSP/Device driver development experience and excellent trouble shooting skills, familiar with GNU GCC Toolchain and Linux/Android Environment Development;
  • Excellent skills in C and data structure and algorithms
  • Good knowledge of modern application processor architectures and common used peripheral interfaces
  • Good understanding of Optics would be a plus
  • Fluent in in English, both verbal and written

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