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Title:  Staff Firmware Engineer

Company:  Renesas Electronics America Inc.
Country/Region:  US
State:  NC
City:  Durham
Business Unit:  IoT and Infrastructure Business Unit
Office:  US, Durham (REA)
Job Function:  Software
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas is a global semiconductor company providing hardware and software solutions for a range of cutting-edge technologies including self-driving cars, robots, automated factory equipment, and smart home applications. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of the electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.


Renesas is a global, multi-billion dollar, publicly-traded company headquartered in Japan, and has subsidiaries in 20 countries worldwide. Renesas is a dynamic, multi-cultural technology company where employees learn, mentor, innovate and thrive. Renesas is extending our share in fast-growing data economy-related markets such as infrastructure and data center, and strengthening our presence in the industrial/IOT and automotive segments. Our solutions drive products developed by major innovators around the world. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics.


This is an opportunity to join a top-notch embedded firmware engineering team with Renesas Electronics America’s leading MCU product line. As part of the MCU firmware team in the Industrial and IoT business unit, this engineer will work on next-generation firmware to support our Arm Cortex MCU products. 


Job Title: Staff Firmware Engineer



  • Provide FW engineering management to our 3rd Party Partner firmware development teams
  • Lead the development of 32-bit Arm MCU firmware
  • Provide technical oversight on FSP development by other Renesas teams and 3rd party partners
  • Work with Renesas engineering and marketing team members on product definition, requirements, plans & schedules, etc.



  • BS or MS in CS, CE or EE 
  • 12+ years in embedded
  • Experience leading SW development teams, especially 3rd party developers and offshore teams
  • Expert in embedded C
  • Hands-on experience with software engineering processes and tools
  • Excellent communication skills at engineering and management levels
  • FW development for Consumer, Industrial, Medical products


We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran


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