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    Senior Firmware Development Engineer - GPU

    • 15605
    • Software Engineering
    • Experienced Professionals
    • Central Engineering - GPU
    • Central Engineering - GPU Engineering
    • UK
    • Cambridge

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    Job Description

    Are you looking for an exciting, rewarding and fulfilling role working on the forefront of mobile GPU technology? Are you keen to showcase your technical and leadership skills and use them to help drive your career?

    Arm is seeking highly skilled and motivated engineers to join our Agile firmware development team producing key components for the next generation Mali™ products. We work closely with the multi-disciplined engineering teams across Arm's European design centres, being in constant contact with both Software and Hardware engineers as well as Architects.

    We have an excellent track record of building up expertise in people, so this is a great opportunity for learning new things in a friendly and collaborative environment. Join a multinational, dynamic and highly motivated software development group with great work ethics where you will enjoy the support of your colleagues while being challenged by interesting technical problems. If you like producing high quality, high performance SW and solving complex technical problems, then we would love to hear from you.

    What you will be involved with:

    Developing, maintaining and improving existing firmware codebase and design. You will gain an inside view of design and working of modern GPU hardware. Your contributions will influence the implementation for billions of devices.

    Day to day activities would include:

    • Participating in all phases of development of the firmware including design, implementation, debugging, estimating and breaking down tasks, testing and documentation.
    • Performing design and code reviews for other team members.
    • Writing, testing and debugging the firmware stack in conjunction with the Linux driver and the HW.
    • Working closely with other HW and SW teams for interfacing and integrating with other components.
    • Helping hardware validation by writing firmware tests and debugging the expected hardware behaviour.

    About GPU Engineering

    GPU Engineering produces media processing hardware and software products for mobile, embedded and automotive industries. Our Mali™ Graphics Processor is the #1 shipping GPU. Now we are entering into a new growth phase to provide new technologies and products for new and existing markets and are looking for hardworking people to join the team.

    In GPU Engineering you will work with the world’s best companies, making world-leading products based on our IP alongside the best engineers in the world. We are a global team working across numerous sites and cultures. Your ideas will make a difference and you will have the opportunity to lead, challenge the status quo and ultimately change the world of media processing.

    Please have a look at the following video to see what it's like to work with us: https://youtu.be/F4tNBNBgYEY

    Job Requirements

    Skills & Experience required:

    • Demonstrable experience in C programming.
    • Demonstrable experience designing embedded applications.
    • Proficiency in problem solving and debugging skills.
    • Deep understanding of embedded systems and computer architecture.
    • Excellent team working skills, drive, self-motivation and focus on results.
    • Practical, organized and analytical approach to work.
    • Experience of version control and bug tracking.

    Desirable:

    • Experience developing firmware for MCU platforms.
    • Understanding of RTOS for MCUs.
    • Understanding of memory subsystems technology.
    • Understanding of Linux.

    At Arm, we are guided by our core beliefs that reflect our rare culture and guide our decisions, defining how we work together to defy ordinary and shape extraordinary:

    We not I

    • Take daily responsibility to make the Global Arm community thrive.
    • No individual owns the right answer. Brilliance is collective.
    • Information is crucial, share it.
    • Realise that we win when we collaborate — and that everyone misses out when we don’t.

    Passion for progress

    • Our differences are our strength. Widen and mix up your network of connections.
    • Difficult things can take unexpected directions. Stick with it.
    • Make feedback positive and expansive, not negative and narrow.
    • The essence of progress is that it can’t stop. Grow with it and own your own progress.

    Be your brilliant self

    • Be quirky not egocentric.
    • Recognise the power in saying ‘I don’t know’.
    • Make trust our default position.
    • Hold strong opinions lightly.

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    ARM Benefits

    Benefits

    Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. Arm’s benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment.

    • Annual Bonus Plan
    • Discretionary Cash Award
    • Group Personal Pension Plan with enhanced company contribution
    • Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insurances
    • Holiday, 25 days annual leave with option to buy an additional 5 days per year
    • Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-year of service
    • Volunteering, One (1) paid working day each year (TeamARM)
    • Varies by location: cycle to work, free car parking, gym on site, team and social events

    About Arm

    Arm® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world’s most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving Arm innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.

    With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace.

    About the office

    At our global HQ in Cambridge, England we house the majority of our engineering and our corporate groups that deliver our extraordinary success. As a world-renowned university town, Cambridge boasts both a beautiful countryside and a historical town center. Local activities include punting on the River Cam and the many museums that reside within Cambridge University.

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