Experienced embedded software engineer (WiFi & Networking protocols)

Freelance – Leuven – onsite project

Job content


For one of our customers in the ‘Vlaams Brabant’ area area we are currently looking for a Freelance C++ & Linux engineer with ideally experience in networking protocols & wifi industry.  This is a challenging software development project for longer period.  You will integrate in a strong engineering tribe (software & hardware) in an international context…

Knowledge and experience


If you are an experienced C/C++ and Unix shell software developer, then it’s you we are looking for… Hence, we are searching for technical capabilities and deep expertise:

For this assignment we are looking for following tasks and responsibilities:

  • Wi-Fi:
    • Developing a uniform management middleware for multiple Wi-Fi vendor solutions
    • Developing smart WiFi services, such as Client Steering and Channel Selection.
    • Debugging customer WiFi issues across the entire stack.
  • Networking:
    • Generic Linux Networking
    • Developing a management middleware taking into account the specific architectures of the SystemOnChip (hardware/software acceleration, PCI offload…)
    • Developing a management middleware for multiple WAN technologies


Required skillset:

  • You have 4 years+ of experience in C software development, preferably in wireless networking or embedded systems.
  • Programming languages: C/C++, Unix Shell Programming; other languages are a plus
  • Embedded Linux and its tools
  • Good understanding of networking protocols, network programming, client-server applications
  • Experience with gateway software stacks such as OpenWRT or prpl software is a plus

Anotther important topic is your true passion for embedded solutions open-source software solutions.   Moreover you have an open-minded and flexible personality with commitment to delivering quality work in this challenging context.

What we offer you


Depending on the level of seniority, the knowledge and experience required, includes:


  • Interesting project: state-of-the-art networking & technology environment, fair day fee, etc.
  • Fun: great technology, focus on embedded software environment, real team-spirit, growing young company, …
  • Quality assurance: our Business manager is your key SPOC for project follow-up, alignment with the customer, your sounding board if needed, etc.
  • Benefits package: interesting day fee, we interact in a transparent way with our embedded freelance community, etc.

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