We are grateful for your interest.
If you want to be part of something new, exciting and ripe with opportunities to grow
professionally then we’re glad you found us. It’s an incredibly exciting time to join us
as we scale our business and deliver best in class (and award winning) location
tracking solutions for families and businesses.
As the embedded software engineer you will be directly impacting our end user
experience. You will have tremendous opportunity for growth as you work
cross-functionally with the product and customer experience teams to deliver
best-in-class support to our users. Every day brings new challenges along with new
opportunities to to contribute to our company’s success.
Most importantly, we thank you for your interest. We recognize that the job search
and interview process is time consuming and we’re grateful that you’re considering
Jiobit (https://www.jiobit.com) is the first of its kind patented location tracking platform, enabling the longest lasting and smallest real-time location products (indoor or out) with best-in-class security.
Featuring a host of encryption and security technologies, Jiobit is trusted by federal government customers, law enforcement professionals, and thousands of pet owners and families, with usage in every populated continent in the world.
Jiobit has won an Editor's Choice Award with PCMag and has been featured on CNBC, Buzzfeed, Techcrunch, and USA Today to name a few. With offices in Chicago and Silicon Valley, the team is comprised of seasoned designers, marketers, and engineers with a history of building innovative consumer products and services with millions of units sold worldwide (https://www.jiobit.com/about#the-team). We have raised over $10M in funding and are now positioning the business for rapid growth.
We are looking for a recent university graduate who will work alongside our senior engineering team, owning the issue resolution process and supporting the customer experience team. Success in this role means you are eager to dig in and solve difficult problems and roll out changes and fixes to the field in quick iterations after thorough testing. You’ll be responsible for:
Diagnosing and solving critical customer issues
Analyzing and understanding data trends and addressing anomalies and issues found
Implementing features leveraging TCP/IP stack and associated protocols
Developing solutions using UART, I2C, SDIO and SPI interfaces
Optimizing power consumption
Working with wireless connectivity solutions (Wi-Fi / Bluetooth / Cellular)
Solving development challenges and taking on development tasks with
minimal guidance - and learning new technologies to push the envelope for
Suggesting alternative designs and providing a point of view to better the
What you’ll need:
BS/MS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering (ECE) with GPA of 3.5+
Previous internship with practical hands-on software development experience
Firmware background with some experience with RTOS
Driver exposure would be preferable
Familiarity and intermediate proficiency with scripting languages (Python, Unix
Ambitious, independent, creative, persistent and self-driven - demonstrated
success and excellence in extracurricular activities
Demonstrated ability to learn new programming languages outside of coursework
Solid knowledge of the general CS fundamentals (algorithms, data structure,
object orientation, etc)
High degree of proficiency with C software development and related toolchains
Competency with using version control tools (GitHub, etc.) for software
Experience or coursework projects using UART, I2C, SDIO and SPI interfaces
What you’ll get.
Unlimited time off to juggle work and life
Flexible work hours and location
Company retreats and team building
Medical, dental, vision insurance (including 50% contribution for dependents)
Short-term / Long-term Disability offered
Basic Life Insurance
Given the importance of this role for the long-term success of the company, equity compensation will be available for the right candidate
One last thing.
At Jiobit, we’re still a small team with a strong sense of community and mission.
Together we are doing meaningful work that solves real problems. We support one
another in our current roles and career aspirations, encouraging each other to learn
new skills and dive deeper into our expertise. We believe in you working the way you
want to: if you have an idea, do it, we support you. We celebrate our successes (big
and small) and make memories at team retreats and team building events (kayaking,
karaoke-ing, Cards Against Humanity-ing). And last but not least, we offer the
opportunity to build and influence the company brand, portfolio, and culture from the
ground up. Apply here to take a closer look and find out if you are the match we have
both been looking for.