ARM Architect

Beaverton, Oregon

Direct Hire

Post Date


Job Id: 61255

Arm Architect
Our client is seeking am Arm Architect to join their team in one of their offices in Beaverton, OR, Redmond, WA, or Campbell, CA.

Arm Architect Responsibilities

  • Building a firmware architecture for Arm based devices.
  • Creating value-add features on top of existing firmware solutions from SoC vendors and internal UEFI code.
  • Leading the technical discussion with internal and external parties.
  • Leading the development team to create and fulfill Proof of Concept projects in an architectural way.
  • The Arm firmware solutions also cover BSP support, tracking different bootloader firmware such as U-Boot and core-boot.
  • Need to set plans and provide guidance to the engineering team for the latest OS kernel updates such as Linux kernel.
  • Supporting service team to customize the desired changes from OEM/ODM in an organized way.
  • Supporting development related functions to help with creating and reviewing internal and external technical and marketing documents.
  • Conducting training, participating in external forums, and building/maintaining technical relationships with key partners including Arm and SoC vendors for new technologies and initiatives.
  • Help with management teams for light-weight supervision and project management when needed.

ARM Architect Qualifications

  • Have real firmware project experience on both UEFI and traditional boot loaders such as U-Boot or coreboot with Arm based platforms, project experience on x86 is a plus.
  • Having decent knowledge on ATF (Arm Trusted Firmware or Trusted Firmware-A profile TFA) architecture is a must while real firmware experience (implementation, debug or validation) on ATF is highly appreciated.
  • Familiar with modern Arm platform boot process, Secure Boot concept and Secure Firmware Update.
  • Have understanding on Arm PSR (Platform security requirements), BOOT_PSG (Platform Security Boot Guidance), BBR (Based Boot Requirement), SBBR (Server BBR) and Arm System Ready.

Salary: DOE

Our client provides Health, Dental, Disability, & Vision, 401k and Life insurance to eligible employees.

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