Irvine, California | Contract
Position Title: Software Engineer
Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Irvine, CA for an Embedded Software Engineer for Media Access Control (MAC) development
- The Job will entail developing the MAC for a broadband Satellite Communication System.
- Three parts of the design are in development, the subscriber unit, The Satellite, which is equivalent to a base station in a cellular system, and a Gateway terminal.
- Will be required to write software in C++ and interface to Layer-3 in a network Protocol stack and Layer-1, which is the Phy Layer.
- Previous Software Development experience in convergence sublayer for MAC, and interfaces between the network layer and the PHY layer.
- Knows Layer 2, transport/convergence, Data Link, and MAC layer processing
- Has experience implementing Media Access control Software (Control Plane) for one of the following standards
- Home Plug
- Various wireless 802.xx standards
- Knows Object oriented C++ SW development skills
- Can develop on Unix/Linux development plat form
- Minimum 3 years’ experience developing SW on embedded RTOS such as POSIX, VxWorks P-Thread, Embedded Linux, etc.
- Prefer candidates have experience with ARM Cortex A53 Processor, but embedded ARM Processor is a requirement
- Candidates need to have good lab skills and an fundamental understanding of microprocessor Hardware architecture
- Must have embedded development with Hash Functions and Linked lists
Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.