Applications Engineer at Morse Micro

Applications, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia sydney engineering
Posted 13 days ago

Are you an experienced Applications Engineer? Do you consider yourself an embedded hacker?  Would you like to help build the next generation Wi-Fi chips that will enable a new generation of Internet of Things (IoT) devices? 

Morse Micro is Australia’s fastest growing semiconductor startup that is shaping the future of Wi-Fi technology for the multi-billion dollar Internet of Things markets. At Morse Micro you will be working with experienced professionals and engineers, some of whom are the team that invented the original Wi-Fi technology that is ubiquitous today.  

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • The design of electronic components, circuits and systems for for use in computer, communication and control systems,  and various other industrial applications
  • Embedded software design for use within computer, communication and control systems,  and various other industrial applications
  • Creating procedures for the testing of electronic components, circuits and systems
  • Develop, document and maintain hardware & code to showcase and demonstrate features of an embedded system, primarily focused on wireless lan
  • Collaborate with internal and external customers to understand the details of specific use cases and translate this to technical requirements and documentation
  • Support internal and external customers with design & development activities
  • May require travel as the situation permits

Required skills and experience:

  • Must be proficient in Python.
  • Understand WiFi networking and theory of operation
  • Must be familiar with the C language, and with shell scripting under Linux with associated workflow using git, gcc, make, cmake targetting embedded hardware environments such as ESP32 and Arduino
  • Understand hardware concepts such as GPIO, SPI, SDIO, I2C
  • Understand the OSI model and possess practical experience with ethernet routing, forwarding and bridging
  • Be familiar with the Linux kernel build process to build OpenWRT and/or Buildroot from source 
  • Knowledge of RTOS (e.g. FreeROTS with ESP32) development will be a definite advantage 
  • Must be articulate with the English language and capable of producing clear and detailed documentation
  • Must be comfortable with interacting with customers in person and via conference calls

Who we are:

Morse Micro is Australia’s largest semiconductor company  building Wi-Fi HaLow (802.11ah) chips for the Internet of Things (IoT). We are a team of wireless experts that love to work hard, innovate & invent. Together, we are building the world’s lowest power Wi-Fi technology that will enable billions of IoT devices to connect securely to the internet. We are a global team with offices in Sydney & Picton (Australia), Irvine & Boston (USA), Bangalore (India), Cambridge (UK) and Hangzhou (China).

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary + excellent stock option package
  • A very positive and inclusive culture with the opportunity to grow
  • Lots of snacks & drinks, including barista coffee & some of the world’s best beers
  • Work besides and learn from some of the world’s most experienced engineers

Check out what it is like to work with us:

If you are interested in building the first 802.11ah chipset together with the inventors of Wi-Fi, then send us your resume at [email protected] and application letter and tell us why you should become Morse Micro's next Applications Engineer.

A note to recruitment agencies - We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.