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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and the space to move your career forward in new directions. It’s so rare in Electronics that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. Electronics is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with scientifically substantiated alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest experts in their fields, with fast access to right resources. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, you will be a part of our smoke-free future. Your ‘day to day’ You will be employed in Shenzhen, China. We are looking for a Senior Engineer - Firmware to act as an owner of the software product(s) for wireless connectivity consumer devices, as a subject matter expert (SME) provide solution and design practice of software module, ; to keep track of the latest technology development and recommend the mid-term and long-term strategic roadmap. Responsibilities • To derive detail software requirement from high level product and feature specifications of wireless consumer electronic devices. • To conduct software architecture design for different product platforms and to ensure maximum reuse across the platforms, so as to increase design / debug efficiency. Able to consider end-to-end from mobile app to cloud and to device, to ensure the design is efficient and secure. To identify potential risks and implement the mitigation plans at the design stage. • To define the security process in device provisioning and data exchange between the device and cloud. And the IoT process and protocol to ensure efficient design for data bandwidth, latency and robustness to cybersecurity. • To conduct detail coding or manage vendors to implement the software development process so as for quality and traceability to the deliverables. To ensure unit tests are conducted in system level (not just the component level) before QA testing. To minimize the bug count from the QA test. • To ensure quality documentation for all the designs, test plans and test results, according to the configuration management plan. Who we’re looking for • University degree in Software Engineering or equivalent. • Minimum of 10+ years of related software development experience, in consumer electronics, automotive industry, medical devices or scientific instrumentations, etc. • Strong experience in embedded software development, RTOS and/or embedded Linux system. • Strong mindset in software development process during the design stage. • Expertise in at least one of the following areas: o Embedded software architecture and design: To optimize the system resources and current drain. o Wireless connectivity modem and SoC (WiFi and BLE): To integrate the wireless connectivity stack software and design the application software to ensure good user experience. o Cybersecurity: To implement best practice for device provisioning and data exchange between the cloud servers, without compromise any user data. To provide IoT system solution is chosen to meet the key performance indices, latency, bandwidth, security, etc. o Algorithm development, simulation and implementation: Expertise in digital signal processing and control theory, able to conduct algorithm design from simulation to real-time implementation. • A stakeholder of the software module, an advocate of the system architecture and a good team player • Good command of English is a must • Good communication skills and stakeholders management Philip Morris International: Delivering a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (PMI) is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in over 180 markets. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a better choice than continuing to smoke. PMI's smoke-free product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. For more information, see our PMI ( website. Our priority is to attract, support and keep with us diverse and unique individuals. Our global workforce of more than 73,500 people is one of our greatest strengths and the key to our success as a company. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all corners of the world. PMI has been certified by the Top Employers Institute as a Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year. Representing 3 regional certifications: Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; in recognition of the high standards of excellence in our working environment and the exceptional development opportunities we offer. #LIjobs