Starry: Principal/Lead Embedded Software Engineer

About Starry

Starry is reinventing how people connect to the internet. Our mission focuses on two things first, on being an internet service provider committed to simplicity, transparency, and delight, and second, on providing high-speed internet to underserved communities both locally, nationally and globally. We approach our mission with a cutting-edge wireless technology, user experience designed to delight, and a diverse and intellectually curious company culture.

What we're looking for

You will be writing cutting edge embedded system software for Starry's mmWave radios and indoor wi-fi products. You will be leveraging your extensive command of LInux, C++, RUST, and Python to enable networking for Starrys Internet Service. You will also be coaching novice to senior level engineers to achieve their goals within Starry by driving high standards of code quality, focusing on object oriented coding. You are a principal level engineer with a BS or MS in Software, Computer, or Electrical engineering or equivalent discipline/experience and an expert at one of either C++ or RUST or both, and have tackled embedded platform bring-up of physical device drivers (GbE+, SPI, PHYs) within Linux. You have at least seven years software development experience, which can be a mix of embedded and high level software development.

Bonus points if..

  • Understanding of any RF technology communication stack
  • You enjoy digging into murky software/hardware issues, abstracting the difficult points for others to follow

Double bonus points if..

  • You have a solid understanding of WiFi 5 and WiFi 6 (802.11ac / 802.11ax)
  • Possess ability to debug from PHY Layer all the way up the Stack
  • Active Open Source Contributor
  • A drive to learn new languages and technologies intertwining known software development principles

We work hard, so we take care of each other and try to enjoy ourselves along the way. We have:

  • Premium medical, dental, and vision coverage with no employee contribution required
  • 12 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Catered lunches every Monday & drinks during our monthly company meeting
  • Wine, beer, and snacks on hand
  • Secure bike storage in the building
  • Private shower facilities in our office
  • Free gym in the building
  • Groups for skiing, biking, running, climbing, stretching, shuffleboard, darts, and more

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.

Starry, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant because of race, creed, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, application for military service or any other class protected by state or federal law.