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Firmware Engineer

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Location: Kfar Saba, IL, Israel 
Req ID: JR-0000040965


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  • Job Description:

    In this position, the individual will be responsible for developing of FW features and test codes for failure analysis activities on customer returns for a specific product or group of products. The individual will be a FW design competency in Failure Analysis group and will interfacing with other design, firmware, process, product, test and reliability engineering teams.



  • ·        Engineering M.Ss./B.Sc. degree or equivalent – must.
  • ·        Fluent in C/C++ and a high level scripting language (Python preferred) – must.
  • ·        Understanding of Physics of Microelectronics Devices – optional
  • ·        Experience with performance tracing tools such as bus-doctor/Solid gear as the front end level – optional.
  • ·        Object oriented software engineering experience – must.
  • ·        Experience in the eMMC/UFS protocol - must.
  • ·        Experience in the DRAM as application engineer is a plus.
  • ·        Working experience on Flash memory field – must.
  • ·        Excellent English comprehension (written and verbal).
  • ·        A proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team.
  • ·        Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems.
  • ·        Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
  • ·      Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
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