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Firmware Engineer

Date: Jan 13, 2022

Location: San Jose, California, United States

Company: Super Micro Computer

Job Req ID: 15816

About Supermicro:

Supermicro® is a Top Tier provider of advanced server, storage, and networking solutions for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/ Big Data, Hyperscale, HPC and IoT/Embedded customers worldwide. We are the #5 fastest growing company among the Silicon Valley Top 50 technology firms. Our unprecedented global expansion has provided us with the opportunity to offer a large number of new positions to the technology community. We seek talented, passionate, and committed engineers, technologists, and business leaders to join us.

Job Summary:

If you are an engineer with embedded system knowledge and a passion for working on a new hardware, then Supermicro has a great opportunity for you. Supermicro is seeking a stellar Firmware Engineer to develop, implement, plan, improve and manage the software application from inception to use. In this role, you will have the opportunity to collaborate in a team environment across multiple disciplines and making the requirements to rapidly deliver firmware solutions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Responsible for porting, defining, developing, testing documenting, and maintaining firmware for server system
• Work closely with the software and hardware teams to develop and integrate embedded code in a variety of processors: PICs, ARMs, etc.
• Analyze, design, develop and debug embedded firmware for server system
• Work closely with support team for debugging/troubleshooting issues


• BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering. Master's degree is preferred
• Minimum 2 years of working experience in firmware development
• Strong programming skills in C/C++ and Java preferred
• Experience in embedded Linux development
• Experience in ARMs processors
• Experience in IPMI protocol, virtual media and web server is a plus
• TCP/IP network protocols and typical network operation practices highly desired

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

• Able to sit for long periods of time.

• Able to input data into a computer and work with a computer screen for long periods of time.

• Occasional bending and standing.

• Standing, walking, sitting, talking/listening, crouching or crawling, reaching with hands and arms.

• Lift, carry, push and pull up to 15 pounds.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job:

• Primarily works indoors in an office setting with controlled climate conditions

• May be susceptible to outdoor weather conditions (i.e., cold, heat, rain, and/or wind)

EEO Statement

Supermicro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Supermicro to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or special disabled veteran, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.

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