Remote, Palo Alto, CA (United States), United States
Wing offers drone delivery as a safe, fast, and sustainable solution for last mile logistics. Consumer appetites for on-demand services are increasing, but current delivery methods are inefficient, costly, and contribute to road accidents and air pollution. Wing’s fleet of autonomous delivery drones can transport small packages directly from businesses to homes on-demand, in minutes. We design, build, and operate our aircraft, and offer drone delivery services on three continents. Our technology is designed to be easy to integrate into existing delivery and logistics networks, offering a scalable drone delivery solution for a broad range of businesses. Wing is a part of Google's parent company, Alphabet, and our mission is to create the preferred means of delivery for the planet. To do this, we must build a workforce that's representative of the global communities that we serve. If you're ready to do the greatest work of your life, come join us.
About the Role:
Wing is looking for an Embedded Software Engineer to join our team in Palo Alto, CA.
As an Embedded Software Engineer, you will use your experience developing real-time, embedded applications to enable the next-generation of unmanned technology. In this role, you will collaborate with multidisciplinary teams of electrical, mechanical, and GNC (Guidance, Navigation, and Control) engineers.
What you’ll do:
Work with cross-functional teams and SoC suppliers to gather requirements and define architectures for new vehicle software.
Develop and maintain Linux and Android software services interacting with cameras, cellular modem and wireless network devices.
Develop and maintain device drivers for camera and sensor peripherals connected via I2C, SPI, USB, MIPI, and PCIe.
Plan and execute test procedures to verify software performance at all levels of integration on the vehicle.
Maintain and improve embedded build infrastructure and automated test environments.
What you'll need:
Demonstrated experience writing multi-threaded code for time critical and/or safety critical applications.
Proficient programming with C/C++ in a Linux environment.
Experience with one or more of:
Distribution of processing in multi-core (MCU, DSP, GPU) cellular baseband SoCs.
High resolution digital cameras/ISP configuration and data processing.
Implementing embedded security elements such as protecting data at rest, preventing unauthorized system access, and secure boot features.
Integrating various network technologies such as TCP-IP/IPV6, WiFi and Cellular.
Understanding of structured software development processes (code reviews, version control, unit test development, on-hardware test & debugging).
Knowledge of electronics principles, including reading schematics and using logic analyzers, oscilloscope and other test equipment
Passion for aviation or UAV (Drones)
Experience with latest-generation Qualcomm chipsets
Experience developing software for safety critical systems
The US base salary range for this full-time position is the salary range below + bonus + equity + benefits. Your recruiter will share more about the specific salary range for your targeted location during the hiring process.
At Wing, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
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