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BlackBerry QNX Senior Systems Software (General Embedded)Developer

Ottawa, ON
  • Number of positions available : 1

  • To be discussed
  • Starting date : 1 position to fill as soon as possible

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BlackBerry® QNX® is a trusted supplier of safe and secure operating systems, hypervisors, frameworks and development tools, and provides expert support and services for building the world’s most critical embedded systems. We are the embedded experts. BlackBerry QNX was born in embedded, and provides time-tested and trusted foundation software, including our deterministic microkernel real-time operating system (RTOS), safety-certified products, middleware and security solutions, all purpose-built for embedded systems.

BlackBerry QNX software is trusted by more than 68% of the Electric Vehicle market by volume, 24 of the top 25 EV manufacturers and is running in more than 235 million + vehicles globally. Our foundation products have been pre-certified to ISO 26262 ASIL D and we offer a broad range of board support packages, professional services, AUTOSAR adaptive support and middleware solutions - from acoustic management, to digital cockpits to advanced driving assistance (ADAS) - to accelerate development and help OEMs meet Start of Production (SOP) dates.

QNX is looking for an Intermediate or Senior embedded software developers and embedded software integrators to work on a variety of projects and technologies.


• Embedded target side software configuration of BSP, drivers, operating system, graphics, multimedia, and middleware components

• Debugging of software ranging from low-level embedded, graphics, middleware, and applications

Porting third party C/C++ software to QNX RTOS

• Porting QNX RTOS and middleware technologies to new embedded hardware platforms including Qualcomm, Nvidia, Intel, NXP, and Texas Instruments.

• Merging and maintenance of software across multiple development branches

• Host side target deployment tools and environment

• Analysis of complex system integration issues including boot performance, system stability, and memory optimizations

Essential Skills and Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or equivalent

Strong C/C++ software development experience

• Experienced in operating systems and real-time embedded systems (software and hardware)

Experience writing multi-threaded, asynchronous software

• Excellent low-level debugging and problem solving skills

Preferred Experience:

• Experience implementing kernel modules for Linux

• Experience building or configuring Android OS and HAL (not Android application development)

· Python

· Jenkins configuration

· Device driver or BSP development

· Graphics and OpenGL ES development

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