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Embedded Developer

Hardware Development – Toronto, Ontario
Department Hardware Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

At Interaxon, we develop engaging experiences using brain sensing technology. We are a passionate team of researchers, technical experts and scientists building the world’s leading science-based brain platform to empower personal transformation through human-centred innovation. Our Muse and Muse 2 headbands are designed to make meditation easier and provide real-time audio and visual feedback on your meditative state through the Muse companion app.

As an Embedded Developer at Interaxon, you’ll be helping to improve and build EEG wearables. You are experienced in digital signal processing in low power embedded systems, and real time processing of continuous time series data.

 What you‘ll be doing:

You will be writing code in C for embedded controllers, communicate effectively with other teams within InteraXon and with external suppliers, design wireless network protocols, debug problems in hardware, firmware, and Bluetooth communication, design software architecture, read electronic schematics and suggest improvements to circuit design, write professional documentation, write scripts in Python, manage code through Git, and learn and improve your understanding of meditation.

Your skills and experience:

  • 3-5 years experience working on embedded system design and firmware development
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or related field
  • Write solid code in C and GCC-ASM for embedded systems
  • Experience with wireless communication (Wifi/BT/BTLE)
  • Experience with analog and digital signal processing
  • ARM Cortex M series or similar architecture
  • Comfortable in Git and Python
  • Familiarity with software development life cycle and agile methodology
  • Familiarity with embedded circuit design
  • Experience with on PCB communication protocols, I2C, SPI, etc.
  • Understanding of low power embedded system design and firmware power control
  • Experience writing clear, straightforward, and concise code
  • Willingness to learn and practice meditation
  • Bonus: previous experience with wearables, compression for streamed data, experience with linker scripts and makefiles, familiarity with Linux/Unix environments

What we offer:

Our collaborative culture is an extension of our vision to empower personal transformation to improve lives and change the world. We have a flexible working environment, great benefits package, meditation space, onsite gym with subsidized membership, a kitchen full of snacks, a variety of food nearby on King Street / Queen Street, onsite bicycle parking and easy access to the TTC. Join a team passionate about making a difference!

Interaxon is a company fueled on innovation and inclusion.  We believe that diversity is an essential part of our workplace culture, and we continue to grow our team through equal opportunity and barrier-free recruitment. Additionally, if you require any accommodations during the selection process, please let us know! 

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