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Embedded Firmware Engineer

RCS Technologies, LLC, a subsidiary of Universal Electronics, Inc.  Our vision is beyond a connected home, rather a smarter home where technology is your friend and not an obstacle. Our fantastic team is focused on next generation distributed platforms for the connected home ecosystem; we solve real life problems and bring improvements to the masses. We are leaders in technology; however only see it as the means and not the goal itself. We accept no boundaries and no problem should remain unresolved.

RCS’s (and our parent UEI’s) technologies are touched by well over 250 million people every week, and we’re just getting started! We design & developed an extraordinary number of products for the connected home, backed by a complete ecosystem of data driven software solutions & cloud services for connected devices from leading brands in mobile and consumer electronics segments!

We are currently seeking a highly motivated individual who will work with collaborative engineering teams to integrate technology into working solutions for HVAC controls/Thermostats.  Ideally we are looking to add a strong mid-level engineer to the team but we are considering all levels of developer/engineers who have strong CE interest and passion and who understands what it takes to succeed in a consumer driven industry.  The technology is evolving and the product offerings are growing. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and validate embedded firmware on various micro controllers.
  • Create Software Design Specifications from the requirement specification.
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to resolve product issues in different phases
  • Lead large/small scale projects with complex features
  • Handle multiple projects at various phases.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or related fields.
  • Experience with all phases of embedded firmware development in platform independent environments
  • Strong knowledge of various RF technologies and profiles such as Z-Wave, ZigBee, BT/BLE, Wi-Fi. Thread and Apple HomeKit experience a Plus.
  • 5+ years of experience with C programming.
  • Software development methodologies and quality control processes.
  • Hands on experience with various MCU cores (16 to 32-bits, common ARM Cortex) and peripherals.
  • Scripting languages and for test automation (Perl, Python or similar) big plus
  • Debug skills with tools such as JTAG/serial debugger, protocol analyzer and oscilloscopes.
  • Experience in consumer electronics product development, especially HVAC controls, Thermostats and Sensors a Plus.
  • Capable of working on multiple projects in a deadline driven environment
  • Problem solving skills a must

RCS Technology employees are part of the UEI family and as such enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k), bonus plan, vacation pay, holiday pay, and tuition reimbursement. Universal Electronics is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you share our passion for technology, and possess the position requirements listed above, please email your resume and salary history to Mara McElroy

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