Blink: Software Development Engineer - Amazon Devices
100 Burtt Rd, Suite 100
Andover, MA 01810



Blink was the result of one of the most successful crowdfunding campaign ever and is now part of Amazon Devices, the consumer electronics division that brings you the Kindle, Fire Tablets, Fire TV, and Echos!

Blink builds the completely wireless, affordable, and battery operated home security cameras that send motion-activated alerts and HD video to your smartphone for an amazingly affordable price. Our vertically integrated engineering team works on algorithms, ASICs, hardware, firmware, cloud software and mobile applications to deliver products that customers love. We are seeking dynamic software development engineers to join our growing firmware team.

The Role:
· Create best-in-class firmware running on our Blink devices
· Take technical ownership of bringing a product to market
· Interact with other teams across Blink and Amazon to ensure product quality and cohesiveness
· Work closely with our marketing and customer support teams to discover new ways to delight the customer


· 3+ years C/C++ firmware development with constrained resources (MIPS, RAM, FLASH, I/O)
· 3+ years working with embedded CPU architecture
· 3+ years real-time, multi-threaded experience with Linux and/or RTOS
· 1+ years working in a Linux development environment including editing, make, and source control
· 1+ years socket-level programming experience
· 1+ years reading schematics and using hardware lab equipment such as scopes, logic analyzers, etc.
· Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field


· Strong communication skills (design docs, technical presentations, white boarding)
· Conversant in security technologies and protocols
· Audio/Video codec knowledge
· Embedded Linux (uBoot, Kernel, Driver)
· Test automation / scripting skills
· Wireless (Wifi, Bluetooth, Zigbee, subGHz) stacks
· Master’s degree in STEM field

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