Hiring: Senior Firmware Developer (Canada)

We are looking for a Senior Firmware Engineer having Bachelor's degree (B.S.) or Master's Degree (M.S.) from an accredited college or university in Computer Science or equivalent. You will have responsibilities that focus on safety, sustainable devices and quality assurance. You will design, develop and maintain firmware / embedded code for consumer and business electronics. Talent will be required to work from our customer offices located in Oakville and Ottawa, Canada. You want to work with an ambitious team, Join us today!

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Decos Technology Group is a software company founded in 1987 and located in the Netherlands, India and Canada. We build software for healthcare and life sciences customer and for the Dutch and Caribbean government. We believe that our employees need to have freedom to create and plan their own work. We give them the space to innovate and develop best solutions. We use an agile approach and cultivate a spirit of entrepreneurship. Besides of that we believe in a better world and that begins today, so we actively work for a better environment. We have a complete paperless office and all of our employees drive electric vehicles.      


Senior Firmware Developer (Canada)

Please Note:

Applicants currently located in Canada and who have the appropriate documents to work there kindly apply.


Required Skills:

  • 5 - 8 years of relevant experience in firmware development with demonstrated proficiency and proven experience in C/C++ targeting multiple CPU families including ARM7/9, Cortex M3/M4, Strong ARM, Linux and MSP430, or DSP processors
  • Experience with communication protocols such as SPI, I2C, I2S, UART/USART, USB, RS232
  • Experience in working on Network protocols like UDP, TCP/IP, FTP, Ethernet / Wifi, Bluetooth, Telnet, SNMP, HTTP
  • Ability to understand and read hardware schematics
  • Experience on IEC62304, ISO13485, ISO14971
  • Experience on doing Root Cause Analysis for failures
  • Excellent reasoning, analytical and debugging skills
  • Working with signal analyzer and oscilloscope
  • Understanding of sampling frequency and bit resolution
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Positive attitude towards learning/challenges/team/etc
  • Experience of working with distributed agile teams in offshore/onsite model
  • Working experience with product lifecycle management (PLM)

Job Duties:

  • Analyze and extract system requirements and generate System Requirements Specifications.
  • Deliver medical device design documentation compliant with FDA design controls and good documentation practices.
  • Support creation of Software / Firmware / Hardware Requirements Specifications including traceability to System Requirements.
  • Design electronic systems, products, software, and components for medical applications.
  • Create testing procedures and maintenance for electronic equipment and components.
  • Recommend code and memory optimizations as required.
  • Inspect electronic systems, instruments, equipment and software to ensure they meet applicable regulations and safety standards.
  • Support System Test Specifications and traceability to requirements.
  • Comply to process requirements and meet standards.
  • Investigate and resolve corrective and preventative actions using appropriate problem-solving techniques (DMAIC, FMEA, Ishikawa, etc.).
  • Collaboration and coordination with the customer team on a day-to-day basis.

Work Language:

  • English 

Work Location:

  • Oakville, Canada OR Ottawa, Canada


  • End of august / begin of September 2022

Whom to Contact:

  • If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Eveline Houwaart at or reach out by phone +31 621.341.076


You receive the opportunity to work in an international environment in a fast-growing software company.

  • A lot of room for personal initiative
  • Plenty of opportunities for personal development
  • A pleasant informal and inspiring work atmosphere
  • Enthusiastic colleagues

Are you the colleague who challenges himself to achieve good results? Send your CV and motivation letter to Anita Swarup and tell us why you are a valuable addition to Decos. Our colleagues would like to welcome you to our building!

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