Embedded Software Engineer

South Burlington, VT


The Embedded Software Engineer is responsible for owning the development of innovative controls algorithms, validation of software and procedures, and giving the smarts to our systems. This position will work in a small team environment to rapidly develop new technologies in the evolving world of eVTOL aircraft design.

The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Develop software in C for ARM, and other microcontrollers
  • Develop embedded software in C
  • Understand, simulate, test and develop motor control code
  • Develop prototypes and run experiments to inform future designs
  • Follow review, release, and change processes
  • Provide peer reviews as an integral part of our software development team
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with both internal & external customers
  • High energy, self-motivated, organized and detail-oriented
  • Contribute to aspects of vehicle power system technology development including creating requirements, detail designing the subsystem, and testing of the subsystem to verify requirements have been met
  • Contribute to the integration of complex aerospace systems
  • Requirements

  • BS in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related degree from an accredited University.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in embedded software development with C or C++
  • Mastery of the C programming language
  • Experience with Python, oscilloscopes, version control using GIT, control systems and signal processing
  • Experience with programming ARM Cortex-M series microcontrollers in C is a big plus, preferably STMicroelectronics, but other manufacturers are fine.
  • Experience in most of the following areas: Motor Controls, Field Oriented Control, Performing and developing tests, RTOS, bare-metal development, VSCode, CMake, Communication Protocols (CAN, I2C, SPI), Simulation with Simulink
  • Comfortable reading electrical schematics, documentation, and datasheets.
  • Good team, communication and leadership skills required.
  • Google G -Suite including drive, mail, calendar, docs, sheets, slides, charts, hangouts; slack, application lifecycle

  • Video Interview:

    Please be aware that you may be invited to complete a Video Screening interview. This invite will be sent by email ( We highly recommend completing this step of the application process within the following 48 hours should you be invited.

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    BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

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