SimpliSafe: Senior Embedded Linux Software Engineer
294 Washington Street, 9th floor
Boston, MA 02108

Employee Testimonials



SimpliSafe is looking for a Staff level Embedded Software Engineer to develop the embedded Linux platform of our award winning wireless IoT home security and Video system used by millions of users. In this role, you will:

  • Develop the embedded Linux platform for current and next generation Video products
  • Develop and test innovative approaches for low-power optimization
  • Unit test and verification of code and related API framework
  • Continually improve and maintain Linux distribution

About you:

  • Experience developing kernel and system level modules for embedded Linux systems
  • Experience with embedded Linux bootloaders such as uBoot
  • Excellent understanding of C and its scope in embedded systems development
  • Familiar with I2C, USB, SPI interfaces
  • Experience with ARM based SoC
  • Experience with scripting language(s) such as Python, Bash
  • Enjoy working in a highly collaborative environment
  • Bachelor Degree in CS/CE/EE or equivalent experience

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability to code in C++; Boost C++ libraries is a plus
  • Experience working in multithreaded environments such as POSIX threads
  • Experience with video compression standards (MJPEG, H.264, etc) and audio compression standards (MPEG-3, Speex, etc)
  • Experience with wireless network peripherals (WiFi & Bluetooth)
  • Ability to read schematics and use common lab equipment (logic analyzers, oscilloscopes)
  • Experience with bare metal programming for small microcontrollers (PIC, MSP430, etc)

Employee Testimonials

Talent Acquisition and HR Coordinator

I'm incredibly grateful to Simplisafe for the opportunities that have opened up for me here. There's a prevailing focus on promoting professional development and growth from within. We're very proud of our product, our teams, and our culture!

Customer Service Supervisor

I started working at Simplisafe about a year ago and I have never felt more at home. From the great management to the amazing culture, Simplisafe shows that they truly care about their employees with benefits, promotions, and year round activities.