Embedded Software Developer Telecom

Job description

Embedded Software Developer Telecom

ID #; 20PP110921ESDT

Location: Ottawa

Term: Permanent

High Tech Genesis is looking for an Embedded Software Developer with telecom experience in designing and developing embedded carrier-grade software.

The candidate will participate in all phases of the software development life cycle, including:

  • Develop software written in C for L2, 3 Networking features
  • Develop software which runs on an embedded Linux platform
  • Identify software performance improvements
  • Troubleshoot issues and work with hardware, software, and others to root cause and address


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science
  • 4+ years’ professional experience working on embedded software
  • Good C programming skills
  • Skilled in developing in C for Layer 2 and 3 Networking features
  • Knowledge of mutual exclusion, synchronization, inter-process communication
  • Ability to work in a lab environment and integrate software onto custom hardware
  • Proficiency developing software for a Linux and/or VxWorks platform
  • Strong experience in implementing, testing, and debugging networking protocols
  • Understanding with large-scale embedded software development in C
  • Experience in working at the Control Plane Networking layer with Network Protocols such as MPLS, L2VPN, Segment Routing

Note 1: You MUST be legally entitled to work in Canada (i.e., possess Canadian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or Valid Work Permit).

Note 2: High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Note 3: In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), HTG will provide accommodation accessible formats and communication supports for the interview process upon request.

Note 4: Please submit an MS Word version of your resume when applying for this position.

Note 5: Salary is commensurate with experience.