: Coop, WiFi Firmware

Starry is a rapidly growing wireless internet service provider located in the heart of Boston's Downtown Crossing. Our proprietary mmWave delivery system is designed and engineered here in our Boston HQ. At Starry, you will have hands on experience in the fields of RF engineering, hardware architecture, system software, firmware, UX, UI, industrial design, marketing, branding, and communications. You won't be an admin that fetches coffee at our company! We offer onsite bicycle storage, an onsite gym, complimentary cold brew coffee, complimentary breakfast on Mondays, and more. We can't wait to show you what we've been working on!

Position Overview:

This role leverages software skills and enthusiasm to build challenging high performance devices. Starry is working on network communications equipment at the consumer and infrastructure level and the system software / firmware team that is part of it works on Linux system level software, communication control and configuration software and also some low level microcontroller software.

  • Linux: You should be very familiar and comfortable with the Linux operating system.
  • C/C++/Python or other languages: You should be comfortable with writing code and debugging and troubleshooting issues that might arise. While no specific language is required, you should be able to adapt yourself to syntax and be familiar with low level programming concepts and debugging.
  • Willingness: This is a small enterprise and system software / firmware is central to the family of products. Willingness and desire to learn new technologies and dig deep to find out root causes of issues will be essential.

We've got you covered!

Our Spring 2021 Engineering Coop program lasts from January 4 to June 25, 2021 at our Boston, MA headquarters. As temporary full-time Starry employees, coops receive accrued vacation time in addition to paid holidays. Our Boston office has a few perks including catered breakfast every Monday, drinks and snacks on hand, free onsite gym, and secure bike storage. We also offer housing assistance to those outside the Boston metropolitan area, so we encourage students from all over the US over to apply!

Happy Interneting!

Disclaimer: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Full-time