Embedded Software Engineer II

Scottsdale, AZ - USA / Santa Ana, CA - USA / San Mateo, CA - USA
Advanced Technology – Embedded Systems /
Full Time /
At UEI you will be part of a world class team that is working to innovate and revolutionize the meaning of ‘wireless control’. Whether it’s via chips, software licenses or turnkey products, we are continuing to reinvent how consumers interact with devices and services in their home.
 Each day we make the connected home smarter, easier to connect and use, and more sustainable. We delight our Fortune 100 customers such as Comcast, Apple, Samsung, Google, Vivint and Daikin with ground breaking wireless technology solutions such as advanced, voice-enabled remote controls, cloud control solutions, extreme low power Bluetooth silicon with energy harvesting capabilities, smart thermostats and sensors and many other IoT solutions.

Universal Electronics is looking for a Software Engineer II to join our embedded development team. It is an opportunity for programmers who have fresh ideas to code it up and make it work. You will be involved in the complete product lifecycle for developing our cutting-edge technologies, focusing on product releases of our embedded and data driven software solutions, including home entertainment and smart home product line. Primary responsibilities include core SDK product development as well as providing direct and in-direct customer support of those products. 


    • Embedded firmware development for new features and product releases
    • Issue/bug resolution and sustaining support of existing releases on hardware
    • Customize platform release to meet requirements for customer projects
    • Work as a member of the Agile cross-functional development team, delivery code with quality following best practice for software development
    • Participate in dialogue with other developers in discussing current and proposed architecture(s), defects, enhancements, and other issues
    • Improve and maintain automated build and test framework
    • Demonstrated organizational skills, with ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects in a timely manner in a fast-paced environment


    • 5 + years experience as a Software Engineer
    • Proficient in C/C++ with more than 2 years of product development experience
    • Going through at least one software development lifecycle, using Agile development methodologies
    • Strong embedded software development skill with FreeRTOS and Linux
    • Past experience troubleshooting application bugs, device driver and connectivity issues
    • Familiar with logical analyzer to trace hardware related issues is a plus
    • Past product development experience using BLE, RF4CE, ZigBee, Thread and/or WiFi is a plus
    • Experience with ARM Cortex based SoC is a plus
    • Experience with AI and ML on edge device is a plus


    • B.S. Degree in Computer Science or related technical field
$100,000 - $140,000 a year
Universal Electronics Inc. (NASDAQ: UEIC) is the worldwide leader in universal control and sensing technologies for the smart home. Its broad portfolio of patents includes QuickSet® software that utilizes the world’s most complete knowledge graph to detect and interact with thousands of entertainment and smart home devices. The company designs, develops, and manufactures innovative products that are used by the world’s leading brands in the audio, video, subscription broadcasting, connected home, home energy management, and mobile device markets. UEI’s many first-to-market innovations have helped transform the home entertainment control, home security, and home energy management and sensing industries.

Universal Electronics Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. We are proud of our diverse workforce and we believe having diverse teams that everyone brings their whole self to work everyday is key to all of our success. We welcome all people of different experiences, backgrounds, perspectives and abilities.