NCR Embedded Platform Software Engineer - Atlanta, GA in Atlanta, Georgia

Title: Embedded Platform Software Engineer

Location: Atlanta, GA


NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables nearly 700 million transactions daily across retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology, and small business. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier. NCR is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with approximately 29,000 employees and does business in 180 countries.


This entry level position primarily targets development of platform level software, such as firmware, device drivers, and operating systems services. Beyond code development this task includes the following:

  • Troubleshoot problems, including analyzing and suggesting technical solutions.

  • Work with offshore testing resources.

  • Produce technical documentation which includes functional design, technical design, use cases, and technical release documents.

  • Assist in the design or modifications of complex systems or subsystems.

  • Perform design changes for product improvements/upgrades.

  • Provide accurate estimates for proposed projects.

  • Interact with cross-functional teams to deliver solutions.

  • Communicate status of projects to stakeholders


    o Bachelor or Master’s Degree in EE, CompE, CS.

    o Platform software development experience (kernel mode drivers, low level interfaces) in at least a few of the following OS’s; Windows, Linux, Android, WinCE.

    o BSP integration / OS customization experience for Linux, Android, WinCE a plus.

    o Programming languages: C, C , C#, Java

    o Java programming specifically in conjunction with Android systems a plus.

    o Experience developing software for hardware systems using software and hardware tools such as debuggers, In Circuit Emulators, Oscilloscopes, Logic Analyzers, etc.

    o Experience reading schematics.

    o Understanding of PCs and embedded microprocessor systems hardware and operating systems architectures.

    o At least a few of the following small bus communication concepts SPI, I2C, USB, RS-232, RS-485, CAN, etc. Experience with bus analyzers a plus.

    o Networking concepts; TCP/IP, sockets, PXE boot, Wireshark.

    o General firmware design concepts; bootloaders, interrupts, etc.

    o IDE’s / Toolchains - Visual Studio, Android Studio / NDK, WinCE Platform builder.

    o Source / Bug Tracking Tools:, Subversion, Git, Jira, Fisheye/Crucible.

    o Optional experience in Point of Sale hardware space a plus. This may include barcode scanners, biometric devices, cash drawers, mag stripe readers, touch screens, 2x20 line displays. NFC readers.

    EEO STATEMENT: Integrated into our shared values is NCR’s commitment to diversity. NCR is committed to being a globally inclusive company where all people are treated fairly, recognized for their individuality, promoted based on performance and encouraged to strive to reach their full potential. We believe in understanding and respecting differences among all people. NCR does not discriminate in employment based on sex, age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, military service, genetic information, or any other characteristic or conduct protected by law. Every individual at NCR has an ongoing responsibility to respect and support a globally diverse environment. STATEMENT TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: To ALL recruitment agencies: NCR only accepts resumes from agencies on the NCR preferred supplier list. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, NCR employees, or any NCR facility. NCR is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

Job Software Engineering

Title: Embedded Platform Software Engineer - Atlanta, GA

Location: Georgia-Atlanta

Requisition ID: 0071411_P-0025163