Core Tech Firmware Software Lead

Engineering Newark, California


Position at Logitech

The Role:

Our Video Collaboration products help companies stay connected and can be found in the conference rooms of some of the biggest businesses in the world. We are a small nimble group and we are growing our team. We create amazing experiences in the conference room using creative design, surprising science, and innovation. We love what we do because we are passionate about connecting people and we use the products we create every day to stay connected to our team.

Want to be part of this team of collaboration innovators? We are looking for a talented Core Tech SW/FW Lead.  You will be part of a small team of engineers focused on making video collaboration an amazing experience and the software you create will be used by thousands of people every day.

Who you are

  • You will have passion to work on new and disruptive HW/SW technologies ranging from environmental sensors to advanced AI/Machine Learning/Deep Learning systems 

  • You will have practical knowledge of and demonstrable success bringing up hardware in Linux/Android/RTOS environments 

  • You enjoy working with early release components and influencing the technology roadmap

Your contribution

  • You will work as a part of the System Architecture team to help prototype and define technology roadmaps and future products 

  • You will help evaluate and analyze both new hardware technologies and software methodologies 

  • You will drive and directly contribute to the bring up and deployment of the latest hardware platforms for the video collaboration roadmap and portfolio 

  • You will work cross functionally with the FW, SW, and EE teams to drive product architectural definition and resolve related issues

Key Qualifications

  • 7+ Proficiency in coding with C/C++

  • Advanced expertise in Android and Linux BSP development and debug, including device drivers and bootloaders

  • Proficient in RTOS systems such as FreeRTOS or ThreadX

  • Proficient in reading basic schematics and layouts 

  • Experience working on low latency and high data throughput applications

  • Experience with microcontrollers, Intel, and ARM Cortex microprocessors

  • Knowledge of the GNU toolchain

  • Experience in using Source Control / Project Tracking systems (Github, Jira)

  • Attention to details and ability to work independently


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with FPGAs 

  • Experience with embedded camera systems 

  • Porting of algorithms into FPGA accelerated implementations


  • B.S, M.S. or Ph.D. in Computer science, Electrical Engineering or a related field


Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

 “All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

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