Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Westford, MA /
Engineering /
Are you an Embedded Software Developer with C++ skills, then take the next step in your career, develop new skills and collaborate with an outstanding team!

At MedAcuity, we work at the intersection of healthcare, technology and innovation in partnership with MedTech companies and innovators to develop software-driven medical devices, robotic technology, embedded systems, and computer vision solutions. 

You will be responsible for managing and facilitating the proper design and implementation of complex software and software/hardware integrated systems for cutting-edge medical technology products. You will be relied upon to interface with clients and represent MedAcuity to support seamless software development projects for our clients.

Together, we’re pioneering the future of science by developing Software products and solutions that enable our partner teams to help save lives.


    • Develop embedded software (C/C++, RTOS, Linux, Windows) in a cross-platform development environment for controlling analytical instrumentation and medical devices, using high-speed communication channels, real time data acquisition, and digital/analog I/O’s
    • Follow the full design life cycle process including participation in requirements specification, design activities, planning, code reviews and creating corresponding artifacts
    • Develop and maintain manual/automated Software Testing (SVN, scripts, C++/C#, Windows).  Establish and execute verification plans against units in a simulated, emulated and laboratory environment
    • Collaborate and be part of a multi-functional development team


    • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineer or equivalent
    • 5+ years design and programming experience
    • Solid understanding of microprocessor architectures, interfaces, and digital logic
    • Experience with multithreaded programming for real-time embedded systems (C/C++, RTOS)
    • Knowledge of object oriented programming techniques
    • Experience with development tools such as logic analyzers, signal generators, oscilloscopes, debuggers, emulators, simulators
    • Familiarity with Microchip, Freescale, NXP, ARM or other microcontrollers, modern C++ (C++11, STL, BOOST libraries), and high-speed communication protocols and interfaces (such as DMA, PCI, USB)
    • Passion to learn new systems, methodologies, technologies, and tools

Applicants for employment at Medacuity, LLC are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender-related identity/appearance, pregnancy, age, genetic information, national origin, status as a Vietnam Era or disabled veteran or membership in the uniformed services, physical or mental disability, or any other legally-protected classification.

MedAcuity is an equal opportunity employer.