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Firmware Engineer - B19667



The Context

ABB is a technology leader that is driving the digital transformation of industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB has four customer-​focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by the ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB’s Power Grids business will be divested to Hitachi in 2020. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees. In order to strengthen the Global Technology Center based in Dalmine, we are looking for:


Firmware Engineer –  Rif. B19667

Dalmine (BG)


For Electrification Products, in the Business Unit Distribution Systems, in order to strengthen the Global Technology Center, we are looking for a Firmware Engineer who will jion the Technology Center based in Dalmine (BG):

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Work on embedded firmware for embedded control system used in the apparatus platform for magnetic & servo driven MV circuit breakers.
  • Contribute in suggesting effective technical solutions applications, equipment and methods to develop market or manufacture new products or new software to respond cost effectively to customer requirements and specially in the definition of FW specification and developing real-time control routines and additional non-real-time logics for 32bit microcontrollers.
  • The activities will involve engineering: the FW Enginner will perform assigned engineering tasks as a member of a team in R&D, Software, Design or Operations. He/she will assist in providing consulting services to business operations and customers.
  • The FW Engineer will be involved in all the steps of the R&D product development from technical definition to the testing gate at both level electronic device and MV apparatus.
  • Provide support to all the steps of the HW/FW integration in the final product, control tuning and optimization based on the required Circuit Breaker performances, mechatronics optimizations, industrialization, manufacturing is part of the duties. The FW Engineer will be involved in international project within the R&D Electronics for Apparatus team.

Personal Skills and Characteristics:

  • Master degree in Electronic Engineer (or similar), PhD in Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering or similar curricula represents a preferable title.
  • At least three-five years of experience in FW embedded design and debug (CAN-bus, RS-485, Ethernet), control design fundamentals for electromagnetic actuators and brushless/reluctance motors, Matlab/Simulink tools and simulations, SW Tool development.
  • Proven experience in Real-time operating systems, development of unit tests for code quality validation, HW/FW functional testing with automatic tests system and test of the electronic device in the final application.
  • Ability to work in a multitask/multisource team, sharing ideas, recommendations and improvements for control platform is a must.
  • Proficient in written and spoken Italian & English.
  • Able to work hard in any critical situations and under high pressure.
  • Good Team Working, Strategically Sharp and Goal Oriented.

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