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Senior System Architect

Our vision is beyond a connected home, rather a smarter home where technology is your friend and not an obstacle. The innovations team is focused on next generation control platforms within the home ecosystem; we solve real life problems and bring improvements to the mass. We are infatuated by technology; however only see it as the means and not the goal itself. We accept no boundaries and no problem should remain unresolved.

As a member of the innovations team you will be involved in every aspect of next generation platform design and implementation efforts (concept, hardware & software design & development). This would require deep understanding of UEI’s core technologies as well as industry and technology trends. You will always be faced with a new puzzle to solve, technology to study and limitation to work around.

We are all students here, and we do what it takes to achieve the goal. We are looking for a hands-on fellow scientist to join the fun.


  • Deeply embedded, low energy device development with C/++, ARM, Microcontrollers, Wireless communication, BLE, algorithms, Linux and RTOS
  • Create new products to compliment our platform
  • Design and develop innovative & highly optimized controllers integrating advanced communication and navigation technologies
  • Study and benchmark emerging technologies and solutions to define technology roadmaps
  • Drive multiple cross department multiregional designs from concept through realization (hands on in every aspect of the process)
  • Engage with strategic customers to define highly optimized solutions with special attention to under experience


  • Self motivated, Innovative and does not accept failure!
  • BSc & 5 years of experience in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field (MSc or higher preferred).
  • Extensive experience in System & Embedded Software design, algorithm development & optimization.
  • Extensive experience in Microcontroller Architecture, Embedded C Development & Software Development methodologies.
  • Experience with wireless communication standards, e.g. Bluetooth, Zigbee, RF4CE, Bluetooth
  • Hands-on Knowledge of Hardware Debugging tools and methodologies
  • Prefer experience in Digital Circuit Design & Board layout

Additional Skills

Experience in following areas a strong plus:

  • Algorithm Development, Optimization, Communication Protocols, Virtual Machine, Compression, Image processing
  • Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer, Capacitive Touch, Inductive touch, Piezoelectric Touch, Voice Recognition
  • RTOS, Linux, C/C++
  • Inductive Charging, Energy Harvesting

We have 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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