Embedded Software Development Engineer

Research and Development, Heerbrugg, Switzerland

Stellenbezeichnung: Embedded Software Development Engineer

VN: 2965

Business Unit: Leica Metrology (HexMet) CH

Standort: Heerbrugg


Für die Weiterentwicklung unserer technisch sehr anspruchsvollen und höchst präzisen Leica Laser Scanning Systeme verstärken wir unser Entwicklungsteam am Standort in Heerbrugg und bieten Ihnen als Embedded Software Development Engineer eine interessante und kreative Herausforderung an. Sie können Ihre Leidenschaft in der Software Entwicklung von Embedded Systemen bei uns in innovativen Projekten verwirklichen und die Zukunft in einem dynamischen und hoch technologischen Umfeld massgeblich mitgestalten.


  • Konzeption, Design und Entwicklung von Embedded Software mit C++ auf Linux basierten Betriebssystemen
  • Mitgestalten der Firmware-Architektur, Spezifikation und Implementation von Real Time Software für unsere Scanner Systeme
  • Design und Implementation von Unit- und Integrationstests
  • Mitarbeit im agilen Software-Entwicklungsprozess mit verschiedenen interdisziplinären Teams


  • Abgeschlossenes Elektronik Studium ETH, FH oder TU (oder vergleichbar)
  • Erfahrung in der Entwicklung von Embedded Software mit C++ in Echtzeitanwendungen
  • Vertiefte Erfahrung in der Programmierung von Mikroprozessoren
  • Selbständiger und methodisch strukturierter Arbeitsstil, insbesondere in der Programmierung von C, C++
  • Kenntnisse in der Verwendung von Linux basierten System und Yocto Toolchain von Vorteil
  • Idealerweise haben sie Erfahrung in der Planung und Umsetzung von Software Tests (Unit-, Integrations- und Systemtests)
  • Proaktive und kreative Persönlichkeit mit Ideenreichtum und Freude an praktischen Tätigkeiten
  • Fliessende Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift

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About Hexagon

Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division provides solutions that utilise data from design and engineering, production and metrology to make manufacturing smarter.

Learn more about Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) at hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.