Job Title:

Low Level Embedded Developer


High Tech Genesis


Ottawa , ON

Where: Remote-Eastern Canada (Ottawa ON preferred)


High Tech Genesis looking for a senior developer who can develop a range of products including device drivers, patches, operating system modifications, EDI routines, graphics modules etc. This person must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be a self-starter and can work independently or within a team setting and must have exceptional organizational skills to present ideas and coordinate trouble shooting.



  • Implement cross-platform base and middleware software and services.
  • Work closely with multi-core embedded CPUs, packet processors, FPGAs/ASICs, L2/L3 and optics
  • Implementation and extend services to support specific product requirements
  • Participating in all stages of software development - requirements analysis, design and prototyping, implementation, testing, and maintenance support
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software, as well as performance issues. Work with hardware, software, verification, and system engineering teams to identify root causes for issues
  • Identifying software performance improvements through test driven development, automated unit testing, and comprehensive integration testing
  • Engage with Product Owners and System Architects


Required skills and experience:

  • 10+ years of experience in embedded Linux
  • Experience working with Linux Kernel, device drivers, memory management, design and architecture of embedded Linux Systems
  • C/C++ programming experience
  • Experience working with Docker containers
  • General L2/L3 and Broadcom Ethernet switching experience
  • Ability to build and install a custom GNU Toolchain
  • Ability to integrate software onto custom hardware
  • Working knowledge of Virtualization Technology, desktop simulation
  • Expertise in highly concurrent systems
  • Shell Programming in bash, Perl and Python
  • Familiarity with PCI/PCIe enumeration
  • Ability to troubleshoot and perform fault isolation
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering


Note 1: You MUST be legally entitled to work in Canada (i.e., possess Canadian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or Valid Work Permit).

Note 2: High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Note 3: In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), HTG will provide accommodation accessible formats and communication supports for the interview process upon request.

Salary is commensurate with experience.


Please submit an MS Word version of your resume when applying for this position.

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Posted 2022-05-30

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