Spartan Radar logo

Embedded Software Engineer - Spartan Radar

View Company Profile
Job Title
Embedded Software Engineer
Job Location
Los Alamitos, CA
Job Description

We Are Spartan: Come build the next generation of mobility sensing intelligence!

Spartan is transforming automotive radar into smart sensors with unparalleled capabilities and resolution. Spartan combines deep expertise in radar from decades of experience in defense with Silicon Valley innovation to create a reliable sensor that will improve the safety and performance of automated driving and driver-assist systems.

As our Embedded Software Engineer, your overall focus will be developing and implementing our custom radar signal processing stack on customer platforms. The candidate must possess experience working with ARM assembly, low level programming, and/ experience in building math/acceleration libraries based on ARM NEON architecture. Experience with developing firmware utilizing a vendor supplied Board Support Package (BSP) is preferred.

Salary parameters for this role are based on experience, with a base in the $120,000 to $150,000 range. In addition, we also offer equity participation, full benefits, 401K (with match), and a 4:1 days onsite:WFH option for most roles. This position is based at our company headquarters in Los Alamitos, CA. 

Specific Duties:

  • Implementation of bare-metal applications to interface with hardware
  • Software API development and Interface Control Documentation (ICD)
  • Developing and implementing our custom radar signal processing stack on customer platforms
  • Working with other embedded/radar engineers to mature and integrate algorithms and implement them into multicore processors
  • Debugging complex low- and high-level software-firmware interactions
  • Analyzing computational complexity
  • Develop Firmware utilizing a vendor supplied Board Support Package (BSP) 

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years overall engineering experience in real-time embedded software/firmware
  • Experience with Software/Firmware application analysis (testing, benchmarking, & conducting trades)
  • Experience in low level programming in ARM Assembly OR with SIMD/DSP Intrinsics, and/or building math/acceleration (fixed point/floating point) libraries based on ARM NEON architecture
  • S./B.A. degree required; emphasis in Software, Electrical, or Computer Engineering or related discipline strongly preferred

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience developing firmware utilizing a vendor Board Support Package/BSP
  • Experience with low level C programming
  • Experience with Python, Matlab and/or Linux
  • Experience within the automotive sector

Spartan Radar is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. 

Spartan Radar Headquarters Location

Los Alamitos, CA

View on map

Spartan Radar Company Size

Between 50 - 100 employees

Spartan Radar Founded Year


Spartan Radar Total Amount Raised


Spartan Radar Funding Rounds

View funding details
  • Series B

    $17,000,000 USD

  • Series A

    $15,000,000 USD

  • Seed

    $10,000,000 USD

Spartan Radar's Investors