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Senior Firmware Engineer

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Sentient Energy (www.sentient-energy.com), a subsidiary of Koch Engineered Solutions (KES), has established itself as an electric utility industry leader with its uniquely capable “Grid Analytics System”, consisting of several intelligent sensor product lines and software packages, that expand the visibility into critical operating conditions on the electric power grid. Global utilities already spend billions annually on distribution automation products, with strong growth expected over the next 5 years as the industry prepares for a rapid increase in solar, electric vehicle and other renewables penetration. Sentient Energy is positioned to capitalize on this trend and be a leader in the most rapidly growing sector of the Smart Grid, while making the delivery of power more reliable, safer, lower cost, and much “greener”.

As a Senior Firmware Engineer, you will develop, debug, and maintain firmware for all products developed by the Product Development department. This role will be focused on the development of our products within the electric utilities industry.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Develop firmware to meet requirements and specifications.
  • Debug firmware defects.
  • Maintain existing product firmware.
  • Recommend updates for existing product firmware.
  • Develop and maintain firmware documentation.
  • Work closely with Hardware Development team.

The Experience You Will Bring


  • 5+ years experience in firmware development
  • 5+ years experience with C/C++ programming languages
  • Experience with Git/GitHub version control
  • Experience working with Linux or FreeRTOS operating systems

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor's degree in Software or Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • Experience with Jira or Confluence
  • Experience with STM32 microcontrollers
  • Experience with STM32 CubeMX ecosystems
  • Experience with ARM-based processors 

This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship. 

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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