Festo is a worldwide leader in automation technology headquartered in Germany. We provide inspiration worldwide with our intelligent solutions for industrial automation. And we offer a high degree of flexibility to our employees. We offer you excellent prospects for turning your ideas into reality - because innovation requires freedom and security. We need you. Apply now and keep the world moving.

Embedded Software Engineer


Your job:

  • Develop, maintain and test embedded software for intelligent automation systems and sensors with focus on remote I/O, fieldbus systems and industrial Ethernet;
  • Creation of technical specifications for new products;
  • Conception and programming of embedded software based on real time operating systems;
  • Review and document the code, utilizing peer-review tools;
  • Design and debug firmware;
  • Support qualification as well as certification of the products;


Technical Competencies and Requirements:

  •  Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, IT / IT Engineering, Electronics, etc.;
  • Excellent written and spoken English, knowledge in German language will be considered as an advantage; 


Professional Competencies and Requirements:

  • Proven expertise and practical experience in embedded systems programming as well as a solid background in real-time systems;
  • Practical experience in embedded firmware design, development, debugging and testing;
  • Practical experience in low level (peripheral HAL and drivers) software implementation;
  • Excellent coding skills in C / C++ and programming experience with usage of ALM tools;
  • Previous experience with industrial fieldbus communication protocols is an advantage;
  • Good know-how of embedded hardware (ARM development boards, Single-Board Computers); 


Personal Competencies and Requirements:

  •  Capable of making fast decisions and taking the responsibility for the results in dynamic and changing environment;
  • Oriented towards goals achieving and results;
  • Focused on the added value for the internal and/or external clients;
  • Team player, able to work in a multicultural working environment;
  • Thinking out of the box, creativity and continuous improvement attitude;
  • Flexible, adaptable, open to meet the change and acquire new knowledge and skills


You can expect the following with us:

  • Motivating compensation and social benefits package
  • Opportunity to work on a variety of projects in the field of industrial automation, IIoT and robotics;
  • Professional development and learning opportunities in high technology and production environment.


In case your professional qualification corresponds to the above requirements and you wish to join our growing team, please send us your CV and a cover letter. 


Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Your documents and personal data will be treated as confidential and will be protected according to Bulgarian Data Protection Legislation and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR).


HR contact person: Aleksandar Antonov Angelov, georgi.klisarski@festo.com

Reference code: 11223

Company:  Festo Production EOOD

София, BG, 1000

We look forward to your application!