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Danaher Corporation Embedded Software / Firmware Engineer in Marlborough, Massachusetts


Providing access to and information about water is our number one responsibility. Both around the corner and around the globe, we are committed to providing innovative solutions that help ensure that communities large and small have water that is safe, accessible and available for all. Develop your skills and grow your expertise while playing a role in improving the quality of life for people around the world. Learn more about how you can make a difference at Hach by visiting . We are a part of the Danaher (NYSE: DHR) portfolio of water companies ( )

About this role:

The Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer is an integral position within the HACH R&D team.

Are you looking to work in a collaborative environment that will drive growth and innovation within the firmware competency? This engineer will engage with SCRUM in an Agile team environment with the core responsibility of developing high quality innovative solutions!

The purpose of this position is to apply basic and advanced embedded systems engineering principles to develop and support microprocessor-based systems. Additional responsibilities include firmware engineering support to sustain and improve the viability of existing products.

Key Responsibilities:

·End-to-End Design and Development of embedded solutions;

·You will work as a member of an Agile firmware development team using scrum processes;

·Drive firmware quality by using early defect discovery and removal;

·Analyze acceptance criteria and provide estimates of effort.

Why you want this job:

  • You will be helping ensure water quality for people around the world!

  • You get to be a part of Danaher Corporation, rated 162 on the Fortune 500 list

  • Full benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) matching all on day one

  • As part of Danaher, you can grow your career across four high-impact industries, six continents and more than 20 global operating companies

    Are you qualified?

  • Minimum of a BS in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent field;

  • 2+ years of development experience under Linux OS and Real time kernels;

  • 5+ years of C++ development experience using the ARM cross compilation toolchain;

  • Good knowledge of basic scripting languages: Shell, Bash, Python; Good knowledge of open source firmware components;

  • Good knowledge of Lean firmware Development, including Continuous Integration and interaction with QA team;

  • Experience with common micro-controller peripherals and driver development: I2C, SPI, UART, Memory, USB, Ethernet;

  • Collaborate with cross functional team: UX, EE, ME, Software, Production test system;

  • Assist in hardware development as it pertains to embedded software.

    Preferred Skills:

  • Hands-on experience with hardware board bring up and low level driver development;

  • Software development using Agile/scrum process and methodologies;

  • Atlassian Tools including: Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Crucible;

  • Distributed source control such as Git;

  • Linux OS kernel patching and kernel driver development;

  • Good knowledge of Yocto build system;

  • Basic knowledge of embedded UI technologies: Qt, PEG;

  • Advanced embedded technologies: IoT, BLE, Cellular Networks;

  • Good knowledge of State of the art fieldbus protocols: Modbus RTU & TCP, Profibus DP, Profinet;

  • Software design principles and patterns;

  • Demonstrated use of common debugger: GDB, JTAG.

The salary range for this role is 94K - 120K. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Colorado. This range may be modified in the future.

This job is also eligible for bonus/incentive pay.

We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.

You can apply for this role through the Careers Page at (or through the Workday “Find Jobs” function if you are a current employee)

Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here ( .