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Embedded Linux Software Engineer

Country/Region:  CZ

Plzeň, CZ, 30100

Req ID 61032 | Avalon R&D Center, Czech Republic, ZF OPENMATICS s.r.o.


Help us to safe lives!

Become an Embedded Linux Developer in ZF and develop firmware for ZF Rescue Connect Solution! ZF Rescue Connect is an IoT cloud-based Digital Solution for Emergency Services.

ZF Rescue Connect networks and digitizes all emergency and rescue services in Europe with the latest connectivity solutions. This product connects data from all the rescue services like fire departments, ambulance or other emergency organizations to support emergency management and decision-makers not only in dealing with everyday tasks, but also in the event of large-scale and mass-casualty incidents.

What will be your key role? You will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining software for embedded systems that interact with cloud platforms.

Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • Design, development and optimization of innovative Embedded Linux IoT solutions
  • Write efficient and maintainable code and tests
  • Ensure secure and reliable data transmission from edge devices to cloud platforms
  • Test and commissioning of the developed software in a system context
  • Use existing hardware in innovative ways to solve problems
  • Search and selection of potential future HW platforms

Your profile:

  • 3+ years of experience with Embedded Linux development and embedded software development
  • Qualification based on experience equally valued as degree in electrical engineering, computer science or information technology
  • Solid programming background, preferably in C or Rust
  • Knowledge of ARM-Architecture as well as Python are a plus
  • Interest in mechatronic system and basic knowledge of measurement and control technology are appreciated
  • English is mandatory, additional languages (e.g. German) are advantageous

What we offer:

  • Above standard working environment - new modern offices in center of Pilsen, with terrace
  • Modern technologies, team of experts and seniors
  • HO possibility 80 %
  • HO contribution
  • Meal vouchers
  • 26 vacation days
  • Travel insurance world
  • Flexible working time
  • Training and development
  • Advanced company culture
  • Teambuildings


Be part of our ZF team as Embedded Linux Software Engineer and apply now!


Kristýna Paidarová

+420 373 736 376

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