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Sr. Linux IoT Design Engineer

Job Location Minneapolis, Minnesota

Position Purpose

This position provides technical expertise to new product development and standard product support engineering activities, serving as a key resource on embedded Linux software architecture, design, and implementation.  This individual will be a key member in Sleep Number’s strategic execution of product development, championing great design and problem-solving skills in support of our vision of becoming the world’s most beloved brand by delivering an unparalleled sleep experience.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Executing embedded Linux based design projects, technology efforts and tasks for new product and concept developments within specification, schedule and cost targets.
  • Key resource in delivering technical direction, architecture, cross functional/site alignment
  • Works with inside and/or outside resources in the design, development, prototyping, and testing of new software and application development. 
  • Directs engineering testing to ensure that newly designed features are properly validated.
  • Analyzes product requirements for feasibility, development timeline, development cost requirements.

Key Performance Indicators

  • Thorough, clear, and accurate design files including design analysis records
  • Complete engineering tasks within budgetary and scheduling guidelines
  • Compliance to cost, performance, reliability, and regulatory expectations.
  • Ability to plan, develop and implement new innovative technologies that provide competitive advantages in support of product roadmap.

Requirements

Experience, Education & Certifications:

  • BS required, MS considered a plus, and a minimum of 8 years of experience in software/firmware engineering field.
  • Proven proficiency in design, development and testing of systems as demonstrated by a successful product launch.

Certifications

  • Agile/Scrum experience considered a plus.

Minimum Requirement

  • Experience in embedded systems and microprocessor-based design.
  • Experience with inter-processor communication and processor to processor communications between Linux and Real-time processor cores.
  • Experience with SPI, I2C, and UART interfaces.     
  • Experience with analog and RF design concepts and tools.
  • Experience writing embedded software for Linux on microprocessors. Yocto Linux experience considered a plus.
  • Experience with the general engineering design process including product requirements, document creation, prototyping, design for manufacturing, design for test, design verification testing, and product release.
  • Strong communication skills including the ability to write technical specifications and design documentation, create and author templates for engineering documents, create project plans with technical details, present verbally in one-on-one or group settings

Knowledge, skills & abilities:

  • Conscientious, team player who drives for results.
  • Light travel based on business needs.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage numerous projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to plan, organize and prioritize.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and direction.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in order to effectively convey engineering priorities and concepts to all levels of the organization.
  • Proficiency in using MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) suite of software.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.; team lift of up to 100 lbs.

Working Conditions (if applicable):

Standard office environment

Sleep Number is an equal opportunity employer, committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, regardless of sex; race; color; creed; national origin; religion; age; marital status; pregnancy; physical, mental, communicative or sensory disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

Job ID R1868
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