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Firmware Designer

Posted 5 days ago

Job Description

As a firmware designer in the Hardware team, you will work closely with other firmware, hardware, and verification specialists throughout various stages of the hardware and firmware development cycle. You will gain exposure to various technical standards and technologies, and get to demonstrate your skills in design, development, performance tuning, and documentation. You will also be involved in research, investigation, and definition of new areas of technology that will enhance new and existing products.

    •Design and develop system BIOS, firmware, and drivers for Linux system. •Bring up and troubleshoot the high speed Ethernet controller, switch, and PHY chips for network connectivity under Linux system. •Debug defective hardware by different testing configuration in verification tools. •System performance measurement and tuning.

Skills Required:
    •3+ years of firmware development or equivalent experience in related area. •Knowledge of computer hardware, BIOS, Linux, Ethernet and system design. •Familiar with Linux OS / Kernel / driver programming and debugging tools. •Proficient in C/C++ language and x86 assembly language. •Working history in Intel/AMD X86 embedded processor system architecture is a plus. •Working history in implementing Ethernet device driver in an embedded system is a plus. •Excellent analytical, problem-solving skills, with strong attention to details. •Excellent communication skill and ability to work as a team player.

Educational Requirements:
    •Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering or related discipline.



About Fortinet

Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and the market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Our products and subscription services provide broad, integrated and high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT security infrastructure. Our customers include enterprises, service providers and government entities worldwide, including the majority of the 2010 Fortune Global 100. Fortinet’s flagship FortiGate product delivers ASIC-accelerated performance and integrates multiple layers of security designed to help protect against application and network threats. Fortinet’s broad product line goes beyond UTM to help secure the extended enterprise – from endpoints, to the perimeter and the core, including databases and applications. Fortinet is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., with offices around the world.



Company Size

1001-5000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-09-04

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