Firmware Competitive Analysis Engineer (Sr/Staff/Sr.Staff)

Firmware San Jose, California


Roles and responsibilities:

Perform SSD system functional and performance analysis with firmware/software focused approaches.

  • Perform SSD system testing in an integrated environment as a part of analysis.
  • Develop methodologies to characterize the SSD and its integrated system performance.
  • Perform collaboration with other stakeholders for any cross functional characterization of the SSD.
  • Perform firmware code review, analysis and improvement by code changes.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • MS or Ph.D in either Computer Science or Electrical Engineering.
  • 3+ years of hands-on firmware development/analysis experience in SSD or storage systems.
  • 5+ years of development experience in embedded controller environments.
  • Proficient in firmware and software programming (C/C++, assembly, script languages)
  • Experience of firmware debugging tools such as JTAG and In-Circuit Emulator is a plus.
  • Experience with multi-ARM core based development is a plus.
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem- solving environment.
  • Good oral and written skills for communication and documentation.
  • Self-motivated, good team player.