Senior Wifi Embedded Software Engineer (Washington DC)

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We are looking for experienced embedded software engineer with proven track records developing WiFi and other wireless connected devices for the Device Engineering team to help us define the future of IoT for residential and commercial properties by creating and integrating devices to our robust ecosystem.

You will be working with a team of talented engineers across a diverse set of technological backgrounds to design devices, build and manufacture hardware, architect and implement software, and collaborate in an agile and fast-paced environment.


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • 8+ years of professional embedded Linux firmware development
  • Strong C/C++ programming skills with understanding of OOP and Design Patterns
  • Expert understanding of WiFi, WiFi Mesh, and relevant IEEE 802.11 protocols
  • Linux kernel, device driver, and BSP programming experience is essential
  • Familiarity with open-source WiFi support packages
  • Good understanding of RF concepts, PHY/MAC layers, IP, and IPv6 protocols
  • BS/MS/PhD in EE/CE/CS, or related field, or equivalent demonstrable experience
  • Understanding of BLE, Thread, Matter, ZigBee, and IoT technologies is desirable


  • Provide technical leadership on all things WiFi, and wireless connectivity technologies
  • Provide technical mentorship to junior team members
  • Work with engineering teams to develop embedded Linux applications using C/C++
  • Troubleshoot and resolve wireless connectivity issues
  • Communicate effectively and collaborate with others to ensure the timely delivery of projects
  • Work with product managers and quality engineers to ensure the products meet's standards
  • Work with electrical and mechanical engineers to design and manufacture embedded Linux devices.


  • Collaborate with outstanding people: We hire only the best. Our standards are high and our employees enjoy working alongside other high achievers.
  • Make an immediate impact: New employees can expect to be given real responsibility for bringing new technologies to the marketplace. You are empowered to perform as soon as you join the team!
  • Gain well rounded experience: offers a diverse and dynamic environment where you will get the chance to work directly with executives and develop expertise across multiple areas of the business.
  • Work with the latest technologies: You’ll gain exposure to a broad spectrum of IoT, SaaS and M2M technologies including wireless communication, video monitoring, smart home automation, web development, and backend application development and hosting.
  • Focus on fun: places high value on our team culture. We even have a committee dedicated to hosting a stand-out holiday party, happy hours, and other fun corporate events.

COMPANY INFO is the leading cloud-based platform for smart security and the Internet of Things. More than 6 million home and business owners depend on our solutions every day to make their properties safer, smarter, and more efficient. And every day, we’re innovating new technologies in rapidly evolving spaces including AI, video analytics, facial recognition, machine learning, energy analytics, and more. earned the Top Workplace™ award for our employee culture and the meaningful work we do to give property owners peace of mind, help them conserve energy and water, and stay connected to loved ones. We’re seeking those who are passionate about creating change through technology and who want to make a lasting impact on the world around them.

COMPANY BENEFITS offers competitive pay and benefits including a wide choice of healthcare options with generous company subsidy, a health savings account option with company contribution, 401(k) with employer match, paid holidays and paid time off increasing with tenure, paid maternity and paternity leave, company paid STD/LTD and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and a casual dress work environment. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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More Information on operates in the Internet of Things industry. The company is located in McLean, VA and Bloomington, MN. was founded in 2000. It has 1100 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 81 open jobs at, click here.
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