Software Engineer GNSS Signal Processing

Location: Headquarters (Thalwil) - Switzerland;Tampere - Finland

Role also available in: Thalwil - Switzerland;Tampere - Finland

About u-blox

u-blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global technology leader in positioning and wireless communication in automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Their smart and reliable solutions, services and products let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and secure data services and connectivity, u blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative and reliable solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA. (

Job Description

In this role, you will work closely with highly talented and motivated engineers in a multi-national team. If you have real passion for developing clever and computationally efficient algorithms with rigorous mathematical models, and if you are eager to implement FW on a chip to see that everything works as expected under real-world conditions then its the right position for you. The role can be based in Tampere, Finland or in Thalwil, Switzerland.

Your Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain GNSS signal processing algorithms and FW Features
  • Design, implement and carry out tests for FW verification
  • Write and present technical documentation
  • Analyze non-conformities and develop bug fixes
Your Skills and Experience
  • MSc in electrical engineering
  • Detection/estimation and communications theories
  • Terrestrial multi-path fading channels and the implication in receiver design
  • Proficiency in embedded C/C++, MATLAB, Python etc.
  • Fact based analytical thinking, quality focus and detail focus
  • A good communicator, fluent in English speaking and writing
  • Strong motivation and capability to learn new things
  • Strong willingness and motivation to help each other
Bonus Point
  • Ph.D. is a plus
  • Experience of positioning receiver design
What are your perks?
  • A multicultural and international company with over 50 different nationalities
  • Project-based activities working with colleagues distributed across the globe.
  • A start-up and innovation mindset while in the process of scaling-up processes and efficiencies
  • Up to 40% remote work & flexible working hours
  • Training and career growth opportunities
  • Company Bonus and Stock Option Plan
  • Sport activities, Team events

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We see diversity as a strength and promote a culture of inclusion among our employees. Our varied backgrounds, ideas and experiences are critical to our success. We strive to become a strong learning organisation and are committed to provide our employees with equal opportunities regardless of differences such as gender, race, ethnicity, generations, belief.

Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

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