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Hardware Engineer -Controls & Firmware

Kelly Services
Libertyville, IL 60048
**Jr Controls & Firmware Engineer** ** Direct Hire**


Kelly Engineering Resources is searching for a **Junior Controls & Firmware Engineer.** This is a fantastic opportunity for an entry level Electrical Engineer with a strong foundation in **electronic hardware/electromechanical interphases and proficiency in C, C++ programming** . Our client is a growing manufacturer of commercial heating systems and is currently headquartered in Western IL. They are in process of moving their headquarters to Libertyville. You will work remote with trips to Western IL until the office space is complete. Once build out is complete, you will work out of Libertyville.


In this role, you will be responsible for applying Hardware, Firmware, and Electrical Engineering skills to integrate, build and test innovative products to meet customer expectations. You should be able to understand **electronic circuits, write firmware and debug it.**


**Essential Responsibilities of the Controls & Firmware Engineer:**


+ Systems integration of electromechanical systems

+ Bundles HW/FW code for programming purposes.

+ Perform the first round of testing after the new code release (regression and preliminary bug fix testing).

+ Excellent knowledge of coding techniques, interfaces, and hardware subsystems

+ Document test results & create debug/bug procedure.

+ Perform other duties as assigned.


**Qualifications of the Successful Candidate:**


+ An engineering degree is required, Bachelors in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering or related.

+ Exposure to developing, documenting, and releasing firmware for commercial products.

+ C and C++ programming skills

+ Experience with circuit board testing and debugging.

+ Working knowledge on the communication protocols (UART, I2C, Ethernet etc.) used in the electronics industry.

+ Willingness to learn new tools.

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills

+ A hands-on approach to problem-solving.

+ Working knowledge of Windows OS, iOS, and Android

+ C and C++ programming skills


**Competencies:**


+ Problem Solving & Critical thinking

+ Debugging

+ Hardware/Electronics/Electrical

+ Component Troubleshooting

+ Organizational skills

+ Communication

+ Teamwork


**\#TJP2021_SPEC**


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-03-19 Expires: 2021-04-26

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