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Embedded Software Developer

Montreal, CA, QC H4P 2G7

Jan 15, 2022

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The dormakaba Group is one of the top three companies in the global market for access and security solutions. The company is a single source provider of products, solutions and services related to doors and secure access to buildings and rooms. No matter where you are, if you need reliable and innovative access and security solutions, we will provide you high quality service – in hotels, shops, sports facilities, airports, hospitals, at home or in the office. Around the globe.


With over 16,000 employees worldwide (over 500 in Montreal), dormakaba is present in over 130 countries and has more than 150 years of experience. The dormakaba Group is headquartered in Rümlang, Switzerland, and generates annual revenues of over 3 billion dollars CAD.


dormakaba offers you a career not a job. Join us now and make a real difference in creating the next generation of products and services. Visit our website www.dormakaba.com





Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the incumbent will work within a small team of dedicated engineering professionals responsible to define, design, implement and debug embedded software for real-time microcontrollers.





  • Full products life cycle
  • Contribute to define the product roadmap
  • Embedded software design specifications and implementation
  • Problem solving and debugging embedded software related issues in short time periods
  • Write detailed test specifications and develop strategies to best address potential issues
  • Integrate and test design into host system
  • Participate to the continuous improvement process.


  • Electrical \ Computer Engineering degree
  • 15-20 years of experience, with at least 8 years in embedded software development
  • Excellent knowledge of embedded software design and testing
  • Experience with 32 bit microcontroller (ARM) and JTAG emulators,
  • Knowledge of C and other programming languages and embedded development environments (GCC and IAR)
  • Strong knowledge of embedded real-time operating systems, (OS, device drivers, etc…)
  • Software test planning and execution – use of test scripts, simulators, etc…
  • Experience in ultra-low power application
  • Thorough understanding of hardware schematics and datasheets
  • Experience with Android and/or Linux application and platform is an asset
  • TCP/IP networking experience is an asset
  • Embedded device security (e.g. IoT) knowledge is an asset.



  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken (French and English) and comfortable with technical report writing
  • Strong systematic design methodologies with focus on documentation, functionality, schedule and design for manufacturing
  • Strong organizational skills, capacity to lead and follow several projects simultaneously
  • Performs well under high-pressure conditions
  • Team player, good interpersonal skills with leadership qualities, and strong customer focus



We offer


  • A fast-growing international company
  • A stimulating, fast and friendly work environment
  • An opportunity to highly contribute to the success of the company
  • Competitive global compensation
  • Free parking and on-site cafeteria
  • A 3-minute walk from Namur metro station.
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