Embedded Software Platform Engineer (OPES)

Дата: 16.09.2023

Местоположение: София, BG, 1000

Компания: Festo SE & Co. KG

Festo is a worldwide leader in automation technology headquartered in Germany. We are always coming up with creative process solutions that bring product ideas to life. As an employer, we do everything in our power to ensure that visionary ideas are transformed into practice. What we do expect from you? Think outside of the box. Try new things. Bring your own idea. Take advantage of the creative freedom, the wide variety of development opportunities and the access to the best practice. In short: Face new challenges. As an Engineer and part of the production team in the passionate working world of Festo.

With reference to growing our Technical Engineering Center Sofia (TEC Sofia) currently we are looking for Embedded Software Platform Engineer



Your job:

  • Develop, maintain and test an embedded software platform, which is used in broad range of our new products;
  • Creation of technical specifications for new features;
  • Deliver detailed software components design;
  • Review and document the code, utilizing peer-review tools;
  • Supporting projects during the integration/application of the software platform;
  • 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 design of embedded systems with a solid background in real-time systems;
  • Excellent coding skills in C / C++ and programming experience;
  • Solid experience with RTOS and real time analysis;
  • Good know-how of embedded hardware (ARM development boards, Single-Board Computers);
  • Previous experience in cyber security and/or functional safety is an advantage;


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.


The Company offers:

  • Motivating compensation and social benefits package;
  • Professional development and learning opportunities in high technology and production environment;
  • Flexible working hours;



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)