Firmware & Protocol Developer

Date Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 16:33:17
Salary: -
Paris (75)

Job Description


Witbe is the leader in Quality of Experience (QoE) test & monitoring. This means that our technology is able to control any device — PC, smartphone, tablet or STB — to measure the Quality of Experience of any digital service: telephony, web, and most importantly, video! We do so with an award-winning approach, based on robots, which can replicate any end-user behavior.

Since our foundation in 2000, we have continuously grown, and we are now proud to be trusted by more than 300 customers in 58 countries. In 2016, we went public on the Euronext Growth French market (ALWIT.PA), which allowed us to develop the company even further. Today, we have offices all around the world, including locations in Paris, New York, San Jose, Denver, Montreal, London, and Singapore. Broadcasters, operators & app developers, all rely on Witbe robots to ensure flawless services!

The team is currently looking for new talents. If you’re eager for new challenges & technological innovations, you’ve come to the right place!

Position summary
As a member of the Witbe R&D Department, you will join one of our Component Team and will be in charge of improving and maintaining a set of Product features.

You will be based in our Paris office.

Key responsibilities

  • Studying and implementing well documented standards.
  • Reverse engineering protocols in order to interact with them.
  • Developing firmware for custom and third-party embedded devices.
  • Documenting hardware prototypes, custom firmware and reversed protocol.
  • Researching hardware devices suitable to our needs.
  • Writing comprehensive research reports.

Beside these daily tasks, every member of a Component Team shares the following responsibilities:

  • Handovering software components to a Feature Team and ensuring successful integration into the Product.
  • Maintaining protocols and firmware once in production and help with troubleshooting.
  • Testing and documenting what is delivered to production.
  • Synchronizing with other Firmware & Protocol Developers of your team as part of a Community of Practice.

What is our Stack?

As a Firmware & Protocol Developer you will produce software and hardware parts that will be integrated to key backend components of the Witbe Suite. Our stack for this part is pretty simple and entirely composed of C and C++ without any specific framework.

If you have experience with any of these: Linux Kernel development, 802.15.4, any assembly language, Bluetooth development, electronics, Nordic SDK, Zephyr… Make sure to mention it in your application for bonus points.


  • 2 years of experience with protocol and firmware development
  • Experienced with C/C++ programming and reverse engineering techniques
  • Familiar with embedded development problematics
  • Skilled at debugging and troubleshooting
  • Experienced with writing modular and maintainable software
  • Autonomous, curious, always willing to learn and with a strong problem-solving mindset.
  • Open-minded, values software quality, and prioritize cooperation
  • Excellent written and oral skills in both English and French

Benefits & Perks

  • A remote friendly policy with up to 2 days of remote work per week.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Organic fruits delivered to the office twice a week.
  • Summer Fridays: an imported New York tradition, allowing us to enjoy more of the summer!

One more thing…

Did you know that « Witbe » is actually an acronym? That’s probably a question that we will ask you, if we ever get to meet each other. Get ready for bonus points!

Statut : Cadre

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Flexible Schedule
  • Work From Home


  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Monday to Friday
Today, we have offices all around the world, including locations in Paris, New York, San Jose, Denver, Montreal, London, and Singapore. Excellent written and oral skills in both English and French. Witbe is the leader in Quality of Experience (QoE) test & monitoring....

Company : Witbe

Job Title : Firmware & Protocol Developer

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