Challenges are our drive, innovation our calling. We at Kandou are a team of passionate accomplished professionals making a mark in the semiconductor industry. We're an innovative leader in high-speed and energy efficient chip-chip link solutions critical to the evolution of the electronics industry, continuously developing to meet the demands of not just the customers of today, but of tomorrow too. If you love to be part of a high-tech scale-up and are motivated by pushing your limits and challenging the status quo, we have an opportunity for you.

We are actively seeking a Software Engineer (Firmware), based in CH, UK, DE

- Work to develop, test and maintain embedded firmware for silicon products.
- Ensuring the robustness of code by implementing and running a software test suite
- Migration, consolidation and development of existing silicon debug software
- Software design and support for our silicon design infrastructure

Essential Experience:
- Strong experience in designing, coding and debugging real-time applications in C and/or C++ in an embedded environment
- Experience in implementing or using Real-Time scheduler/RTOS
- Knowledge of 32-bit processor architectures and computer system architectures
- Interfacing to hardware and peripherals: SPI, I2C/SMBus, JTAG
- Debugging at application and hardware level
- Appreciation of Software validation and verification techniques
- Skills in developing under different platforms (Linux, Windows)
- Use of modern SW development workflows (CI/gitlab/makefile/CMake/TDD etc.)
- Good Documentation and presentation skills
- Strong motivation for learning new skills and knowledge areas

Useful Experience:

- Development with a modern high-level scripting language (e.g. Python, Lua).
- Experience interfacing to flash memory, including in-field update techniques
- Appreciation of Cryptographic algorithms and disciplines
- Knowledge of SerDes technology
- Design experience with PCIe/Ethernet/CXL protocol processing
- Linux kernel and build system knowledge; OpenBMC, OpenBIC an advantage
- Good knowledge in cloud computing and data centre infrastructures
- Microprocessor ISA modelling and simulation experiences

If this is the role you have been looking for and you want to be part of a growing Company, with an exciting future then we would really love to hear from you. Together We Kandou It!