Firmware Engineer C++ (f/m/d)

IT, Heerbrugg, Suiza

Committed, fast-paced and with a passion for precision, we support the manufacturing industry with the revolutionary products of tomorrow.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence is a leading global provider of 3D measurement systems covering the micro and macro measurement ranges, supplying to manufacturing industries worldwide, including construction, machine, automotive and aerospace business. This particular team is a dedicated product development group for innovative drive systems, middleware solution and high-end laser sensors. If this sounds like the perfect environment for you, join our team and make your visions come true!

Firmware Engineer (f/m/d)


This appeals to you

  • Integrating high precision sensors (angle, speed, temperature) and communication peripherals (Ethernet/EtherCAT, SPI, RS232/422, I2C, USB, Bluetooth) with focus on performance, latency, stability and accuracy
  • Support newly designed HW debugging, labora
  • tory testing and system validation
  • Ensuring the software quality using “Clean-Code” principles and automated tests within a CI/CD pipeline
  • Designing and implementing of embedded software using modern C++ on latest generation microcontrollers, processors and ARM & DSP based platforms
  • Interacting with cross-functional development teams on different hardware and software platforms in an international collaboration
  • You take part in defining the software design, implementation, documentation and testing of Software- and Components for a distributed system until the product launch

This is you

  • Outside-the-box thinking, open-minded and motivated personality
  • A relevant university qualification (Bachelor or Master) in computer science, electronic engineering or related fields
  • Proven professional expertise and advanced development skills in embedded C++ (embedded Linux is a plus) or hard real-time platforms and proven track record of professional C++ programming
  • Knowledge of ARM & DSP based platform architecture and usage of hardware debuggers
  • Knowledge in algorithms and real-time protocol (EtherCAT, CanOpen) is a strong plus
  • You enjoy working in an interdisciplinary and international team where innovation is core priority
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)

About Us

As part of Hexagon, an enterprise with around 20,000 employees worldwide, we offer interesting and challenging tasks in a dynamic, high-tech environment within a growing business, enabling our employees to further develop themselves, nurture their talents and thus make a valuable contribution to achieving our goals.

How can I apply

If you are interested in this challenging and varied position, then we look forward to receiving your ! Due to the privacy policy, we accept applications only via the application form. In case you have any questions regarding our positions or our company please contact .


Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence / HTC
9435 Heerbrugg
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Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence ayuda a fabricantes del sector industrial a desarrollar las tecnologías revolucionarias del presente y los productos que cambiarán la vida del mañana. Como especialista líder de soluciones para la fabricación y metrología, nuestra experiencia en sentir, pensar y actuar, esto es, la recopilación, el análisis y el uso activo de datos de medición, aporta a nuestros clientes la confianza necesaria para incrementar la velocidad de la producción y acelerar la productividad, a la vez que mejoran la calidad de los productos.

Gracias a una red de centros de servicio locales, a plantas de producción y a operaciones comerciales por los cinco continentes, estamos moldeando un cambio inteligente en la fabricación para construir un mundo en el que la calidad impulse la productividad. Para obtener más información, visite

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence forma parte de Hexagon (Bolsa de Estocolmo: HEXA B;, un proveedor líder internacional de tecnologías de la información que impulsa mejoras en la calidad y la productividad a través de aplicaciones para empresas geoespaciales e industriales.