Embedded Linux Software Developer (Full-time/Student Job) (M/F) - Zagreb, Split, Osijek

Posted date:  Jul 27, 2021

Zagreb, 21, HR

Ericsson Nikola Tesla Group gathers over 3200 experts from the STEM field. With more than 70 years of experience and everlasting work on new technologies, we offer the perfect mix of new knowledge and experience. Our Research and Development Center is the strongest and biggest telecom R&D center in the region. Our organization has been growing very fast for the last couple of years and we need you to help us bring new technology worldwide.

Ericsson Nikola Tesla is looking for experienced engineers that dare to broaden their horizons with exciting new technologies in the telecom field.


What will you do?


Work in cross-functional and international teams on hardware accelerated networking devices used in 5G mobile networks throughout the globe. Main task is software development on embedded Linux hardware device which includes operating very close to hardware, using custom build tools and perfecting Linux at kernel level.


Other tasks include:

  • Participation in decision-making about hardware choices
  • Development of near hardware device drivers and signal processing algorithms
  • Writing highly structured code with testing capabilities in mind
  • Using real-time paradigms directly in code
  • Documenting your code and reviewing someone else’s code


What are the desired skills:

  • Degree from a technical university
  • Being fluent in C and/or C++ programming language
  • Basic to intermediate understanding of embedded systems with real-time capabilities
  • Basic understanding of computer networks
  • Basic understanding of signal processing workflow


What experience is considered as an extra:

  • Working with headless Linux computers
  • Working with shell-like scripting programming languages (Bash, Python, Perl)
  • Working with Yocto/Open embedded build framework
  • User of git
  • Advanced knowledge of embedded systems (software and hardware)


What will you get:

  • Newest HP EliteBook class notebook
  • Mobile phone (only full-time employees)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Yearly summer and New Year bonuses
  • Future opportunity to travel to international Ericsson facilities (ranging from Sweden to China)


If you want to:

  • work on devices that are made in up to million quantity,
  • have an impact on designing worldwide used high availability networking equipment,
  • cooperate with international teams,
  • make precise and highly functional software with great structure
  • and have fun doing it


please apply to the system by attaching your CV. If you have a portfolio of projects, don’t hesitate to send it also. 

If you’re a student near graduation looking for a job during semester, we have a place for you too.


p.s. If you are reading this on mobile device, there’s a high chance that you’re using our hardware and software along the way, be the one that gets to design future ones!


Croatian citizenship or work permit for Croatia is mandatory. 

Candidates will be evaluated and contacted only if they pass the initial screening.





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Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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