Experienced prplOS software engineer (WiFi & Networking protocols)

Leuven offices – onsite project

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We are a key player in the prpl ecosystem and service various customer in this market segment at global level.  To strenghten our internal team in Leuven we’re currently looking for a C++ & embedded Linux engineer with solid experience in networking protocols & Wi-Fi technology.  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… As ususal at Mind, we are searching for technical capabilities and deep expertise:

For these prplOS and prpl WiFimesh assignments we are typically 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 network stack.
  • Networking:
    • Generic Linux Networking
    • Developing a middleware software taking into account the specific architectures of the SystemOnChip (hardware/software acceleration, PCI offload…)
    • Developing and debugging middleware SW for multiple WAN technologies


Required skillset:

  • Proven expertise with embedded Linux and its respective tools (ideally in a telecom application environment)
  • Experience with gateway software stacks such as OpenWRT or prplOS and/or prplMesh software (an open-source, carrier-grade and certifiable implementation of the WiFi Alliance’s Multi-AP EasyMesh spec)
  • You have 4 years+ of experience in C software development; programming languages: C/C++, Unix Shell Programming…

Another important topic is your true passion for embedded solutions open-source software solutions (i.e. the DNA of Mind’s organisation).   Moreover you have an open-minded and flexible personality (e.g. be mobile to work for various customers onsite and remote) with commitment to delivering quality work.

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, interesting salary package, holiday package (“ADV-days”), etc.
  • Fun: great technology, multi-cultural team, 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.
  • Learning opportunities: technology presentations, peer learning during Mind-events, etc.

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