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Career: Embedded Software Developer

Written by: admin | October 5, 2020 | In category: Closed careers

Is Granite Devices right for you?

Are you eager to work in a passionate team with few of the brightest people in Finland? Do you prefer to contribute your excellence in team where team cohesion, respect of one’s opinion, and employee well being and quality of life are the company's first priority? And do you like to work in a relaxed manner with flexible working hours, remotely or locally?

If that sounds good to you, act now. The fact that we're still a small small company just starting our 2021's hiring round in order to fuel our recent major breakthroughs, means there's a brief opportunity to gain a very significant role in our core team. 

What kind of people are we looking for?

We only hire people who are persistent, self-motivated, take ownership of their work, and are driven by curiosity and challenge. We value self-acquired skills as well as formal education.

Image credit: Debuglive Youtube channel
Image credit: Debuglive Youtube channel

The Role

As member of embedded software developer core team, you will design, implement, test and benchmark firmware implementations of Granite Devices products. Based on your personal preferences and skills, you will have a chance to participate in multiple projects based on variety of technologies, tools and platforms. You will be supported for acquiring new skills.

For instance your daily development activities may be related to development of Simucube force feedback system firmware, IONI servo drive firmware, communication gateways (such as EtherFOX) firmware.

Core Responsibilities

  • Collaborate in a core software developer team to achieve common goals efficiently and with high quality
  • Take ownership of your project
  • Make development plans and decisions based on colleague's and end-user's feedback
  • Participate in source code reviews
  • Maintain your awareness and skills in the field where you are specialising


  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team
  • In-depth capability of software development in multiple environments and tools
  • Passion for understanding and designing high-quality and reliable software based systems
  • Habit of producing readable code and documentation
  • Eagerness to learn in new environments and with new tools
  • Familiar with currently used key technologies, or ability to learn them fast
    • C/C++
    • ARM Cortex M development tools
    • Understanding of microcontroller reference manuals and peripherals
    • Pre-emptive interrupt handlers
    • Multi-threading
    • Git
    • Unit testing
  • Master’s Degree, or equivalent depth other education

Desired additional skills

  • Knowledge of technologies
    • Linux
    • Communication protocols (i.e. TCP/IP, serial buses, EtherCAT, CANopen)
    • Emerging technologies & programming languages (i.e. Rust, WASM)

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