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Embedded Firmware Engineer (GPS) (all Genders)

Linz, Austria


About the company

We're the world's most-trusted name in keeping cats and dogs safe and healthy. The secret to that success? A team of truly unique individuals who care about each other just as much as going the extra mile for pet parents.

Full-time (4 days, 35h/week)

Job Description

  • Develop world-class firmware for a world pet tech market leader

  • Join forces with the team all the way, from concept to series production

  • Test and analyze prototypes

  • Improve and optimize according to key metrics like power consumption, accuracy and data volume

  • Work with the latest technologies in areas like IoT and M2M

  • Bring in your fresh ideas to make Tractive better - you’ll never hear the phrase “...because that’s how we’ve always done things”.

  • Continuously grow personally and professionally, take ownership of areas that show your potential, and attend workshops which help you get to the next level


  • At least 5 years experience in firmware development

  • Experience with GPS (preferably UBlox) is a must

  • Tons of knowledge of C in an embedded environment

  • Great C++ skills are a plus

  • Previous experience with wireless technologies (Shortrange: BLE, WiFi, NFC, etc.)

  • Knowing your way around firmware systems architecture

  • Experience with bigger FW projects (multiple layers of abstraction, eg. HAL)

  • Very good English skills


4 Day Week, Remote Friendly, Flexible Schedule, Pawternity Leave, Global Culture, Wellness Bonus, ½ Price Public Transport, 6000+ Free Courses, A-Z International Support

Just so you know what to expect: For this position, we offer a competitive overpayment based on qualification and experience. Annual gross salary starts at € 46,000 full-time - at Tractive that means a 4-day work week with a 3-day weekend. If you bring relevant experience in many of the fields of responsibility, the salary will be considerably higher.

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