As an embedded engineer with Cantada, the Embedded Software Engineer will develop and support embedded Linux on a custom ARM9 platform. The candidate will work on all aspects of development including developing a Linux port, modifying/writing device drivers, debugging peripherals, and providing technical assistance to application developers on this platform. The successful candidate will work with a small team of engineers that is responsible for a 'ground-up' design from bring-up of custom hardware to finished product. The candidate will be responsible for reverse engineering, vulnerability research, and capability development. Being able to work in a small team environment is essential. Clearance Requirement
Active Top Secret with current Full Scope Polygraph
Required Skills and Experience * Build an embedded Linux OS using buildroot and/or custom scripts * Modify/Troubleshoot Linux device drivers * Software development in C in a Linux environment * Embedded software development on an ARM processor * Demonstrated skill with tools such as in-circuit debuggers, JTAG programmers, logic analyzers, etc. * Good written and verbal communication skills.
Desired Skills * Experience developing on the Xilinx Zynq (or similar) processor * Writing build scripts in Python * Some FPGA experience using VHDL or equivalent HDL language * Ability to bring up an embedded Linux environment using U-boot, and customize the image for low-capacity storage requirements * Software reverse-engineering experience * Some hardware troubleshooting experience