About TouchSensor Technologies/ Methode Electronics
TouchSensor Technologies is a pioneer in the research, development and manufacturing of human/machine interface solutions and solid-state fluid level sensors. A start-up company founded in 1996 and located 25 miles west of Chicago in Wheaton, Illinois, our user-interface and fluid level technologies can be found in appliance, automotive, medical, agricultural, food service, fitness, marine, and plumbing markets. Acquired by Methode Electronics in 2007, TouchSensor’s deep IP portfolio continues to enable us to be a market leader in the HMI and Fluid Level Sensor space while leveraging Methode’s global manufacturing presence to serve our customers around the world. Further information can be found at www.touchsensor.com and www.levelguardproducts.com.
We are seeking a Software Engineer who will be responsible for developing 8-bit microcontroller firmware for a variety of new or existing HMI products using capacitive touch technologies. The candidate will create a software specification from the customer requirements and design a software solution to the specification using flow charting and/or pseudocode. The candidate will code the solution in embedded C, and lead reviews on, analyze, debug and test the solution. The candidate will perform system integration testing of the solution while authoring or coauthoring the appropriate test plans. Source control will be required throughout the whole design cycle along with written release and user documentation. Work is performed in a multi-disciplined team environment, where communication among team members is critical to effective and efficient project launches into manufacturing.
This position is located in the Wheaton office and reports directly to the Director of Engineering. Some travel may be required in support of customer’s development.