Microsemi Corporation Staff Firmware Engineer in Shanghai, China

Job Description: (Brief summary of position)

The Storage End-Point Business Unit within Microsemi designs NVMe controllers to enable the world's leading enterprises and data centers to realize the span of highest performing SSDs to highest capacity mainstream SSDs utilizing the latest NAND technologies.

As a member of the NVM controller firmware team, based in Shanghai and reporting to the Manager of Firmware Development, a successful applicant will be involved in the design and implementation of firmware for the latest generation of Flashtec NVMe Controllers.

Job Responsibilities: (Bullet point list of primary requirements)

  • Participate as a member of the firmware team to design and implement firmware for the Flashtec NVMe Controllers in C and assembly language
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex software problems in embedded real-time systems
  • Generate comprehensive engineering documentation

Required Qualifications: (Education and related work experience, see example)

  • BS/MS degree in computer science, computer engineering or equivalent experience required
  • 5+ years embedded system development experience
  • Strong C and C++ programming skills and product development experience
  • Strong background in software methodology and full-cycle development (design, implementation, testing, and debugging)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in computer storage industry, especially with NVMe/PCIe protocols and SSD algorithms is preferred
  • Preferred Skills:

  • ARM Architecture

  • Familiarity with hardware & software co-verification/emulation platforms
  • Source Code Management (SVN, Perforce etc.)
  • Agile Scrum development methodology
  • JIRA project management software
  • Knowledge on one of more of these scripting languages:

  • PERL, Python

  • Familiarity with Linux environment (CLI, device drivers, shell scripting etc.)
  • Bus/Logic analyzers

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