Junior Firmware Engineer Wanted!


Haltech is rapidly expanding and we now require more technical staff for our Sydney Head Office. We are seeking enthusiastic, industry experienced people to join our team and help support and grow our rapidly expanding dealer network.

Position: Junior Firmware Engineer

Location: Haltech HQ. Wetherill Park, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

The successful applicant will be working with a team of software, firmware and electronics engineers, and will be responsible for creating firmware code that meets the specification and requirements of senior team members. The product is a real-time embedded device for automotive applications.


Firmware Engineer Responsibilities

  • Design, implement, maintain, and improve products and systems for industrial and automotive purposes to meet product or system design specifications.
  • Test to ensure that the implementation meets design specifications.
  • Co-ordinate with project teams, tech support and production teams.
  • Prepare technical reports to support project documents, including time and cost estimations.
  • Document designs and procedures to a standard defined by the R&D team.
    • Appropriate use of comments in code
    • Supporting documentation for complicated designs
    • Detailed procedures for any systems or equipment developed


Required Skills

  • Programming experience in ‘C’ and C++
  • Experience with embedded hardware platforms (using debuggers to step through code, reading compiler generated memory map files, etc.)
  • Ability to read and understand electronics schematic diagrams
  • Degree in computer science/engineering, electronics engineering or related degree or equivalent industry experience
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Self-starter attitude with
  • Good problem-solving skills

Highly Regarded Skills

  • Experience with version control e.g. SVN, CVS, Git
  • Experience of 1 to 3 years in a similar field 


If you think you have what it takes, send your CV along with a specific cover letter explaining why you think you’re the perfect candidate for this position to [email protected]

Replies will be sent out to shortlisted candidates only.