Firmware Development Engineer (Cape Town)

Full Time
  • Post Date: May 18, 2022
  • Apply Before: August 18, 2022
Job Description

A vacancy is available for a full-time Firmware Development Engineer to join our client’s Hardware team – Cape Town.

The Hardware team looks after all hardware development, firmware development, and integration with other hardware systems.

The company is a young dynamic software & hardware engineering firm looking to hire skilled team players that are focussed on results.

They are a lean and efficient team with expertise in embedded hardware, manufacturing, networking, automation, back-end servers, web front-ends and mobile applications. They are headquartered in Cape Town with their team extending across South Africa and abroad.

Our client is an exciting IoT business that provides next-generation mobile applications, systems and solutions to the home security and monitoring markets. They’re a hardware & software company that has built a product from the ground up that enables people to use their smartphones to control their existing home alarm systems.

Core technology stack currently includes:

  • ESP32
  • Atmel microprocessors
  • FreeRTOS
  • MQTT
  • 2G & LTE
  • LoRaWAN


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electronic or Computer Engineering
  • Proficient in Mac & Linux
  • Good understanding of networking & security