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Embedded Firmware Engineer

Full-time (4 days, 35h/week) or Part-time (min 30h/week)
Linz, Austria

Your territory

As part of our Firmware team, you will:

  • Develop world-class firmware for a global pet tech market leader
  • Take end-to-end responsibility for feature development by bringing complex ideas into life and ensuring they work seamlessly in the field
  • Analyze code to ensure our products run smoothly by identifying and correcting errors, and improving and optimizing key metrics like power consumption, accuracy, and data volume
  • Prepare feature implementations and partner with our in-house Architects
  • Collaborate seamlessly with the Backend, Tech Support, and QA teams, while independently driving projects forward
  • Delve into GPS, Cellular, BLE, or Zephyr technology, becoming the go-to person in your specific area of expertise
  • Participate in retrospectives and introduce your improvement suggestions to enhance our team processes
  • Bring in your fresh ideas to make Tractive better - you’ll never hear the phrase “...because that’s how we’ve always done things”
  • Continuously grow personally and professionally, take ownership of areas that show your potential, and attend workshops which help you get to the next level

Your profile

Key requirements:

  • At least 5 years of hands-on experience in firmware development
  • Extensive working knowledge of C within an embedded environment
  • Proficient user of version control systems and commitment to quality standards like Clean Code and Unit Testing
  • Track record of contributing to larger firmware projects (ideally within SCRUM) in a collaborative working environment  
  • Proficiency in C++ is a significant advantage that sets you apart
  • Prior exposure to GPS/Cellular/Wifi or BLE technologies especially in combination with the Nordic platform is a plus
  • Very good English skills
  • Valid work permit for Austria


Does this sound like you?

  • Self-starter with keen attention to detail and an analytical thinker who gets super excited about hardware and gadgets
  • Engaged, hands-on and ready to take action
  • Effective communicator who thrives in team environments
  • Passionate about fields like IoT - and more!
  • Excited to work in Austria alongside an outstanding team