(Brazil, GPO) Embedded Software Sr Engineer

Date: Jun 9, 2021

Location: Joinville, SC, BR, 89219-900

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2020. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.


Embedded Software Engineer

Team: GPO

Location: Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brasil

Home Office: No

Level: Sr Engineer


  • This process will be handled for completly in English



Work on a collaborative environment to develop the next generation of connected appliances. Develop embedded Software solutions for IOT and HMIs. Develop Software in C and JavaScript, work with a variety of Arm Core microprocessors, SDKs, open source libraries and operating systems (RTOS).



  • Understand user requirements and translate into software functional specifications and software architecture
  • Software / firmware development
  • Actively join Design Reviews, conduct peer reviews, and provide meaningful feedback for other team members
  • Create and execute Unit Tests
  • Document Software Design and implementation
  • Release software for validation and production
  • Contribute on the development process from the technical design and architecture to the implementation and maintenance
  • Interface with external and internal teams to define new product features
  • Eventual international travels


Minimal Qualifications

  • B.S. Electrical/ Electronics Engineer, Computer Engineer, Mechatronics or correlated area
  • + 5 years’ experience on industry embedded software development 
  • Ability to read datasheets and software & hardware reference documents;
  • Experience in Embedded Software Development Tools & software languages: C
  • Fluent English


Preferred Qualifications:

  1. MSC on Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechatronics or other correlated area;
  2. Experience with a variety of coding languages and paradigms, including C++, Java, JavaScript Python, Lua, and Shell Script, UML / SysML and modelling languages
  3. Experience with software components that connect to IoT platforms as IBM, AWS, Azure or Google
  4. Experience with Wireless communication (Bluetooth, Wi-Fi), including certification, measures and tests
  5. Experience with network protocols and formats (HTTPS, MQTT, BLE, JSON, XML, REST API’s, etc.)
  6. Experience with Multi-Process, multi-tasking or multi-threaded OS, including driver development
  7. Experience with repository tools (RTC, GIT, JIRA, Jenkins, Eclipse, Visual Studio Code, GCC/G++)
  8. Experience with project management, agile methodologies, requirements management, and risk and change management;
  9. Knowledgeable of theory and use of Test Driven Development (TDD)
  10. Critical analysis / thought to solve problems;
  11. Capable of working independently with cross functional teams and providing updates to the leadership through effective communication. Should be able to negotiate and influence technical and non-technical audiences




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