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Design Engineer - Firmware


San Jose, CA, US

PSG® is the global pump, metering and dispensing-solution expert, enabling the safe and efficient transfer of critical and valuable fluids that require optimal performance and reliability in applications where it matters most. Additionally, PSG is a leading provider of flow meters designed to reduce waste and downtime while accurately measuring, monitoring and controlling the distribution of fluids. Headquartered in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA, PSG is comprised of several world-class brands, including Abaque®, All-Flo™, Almatec®, Blackmer®, Ebsray®, em-tec®, Griswold®, Hydro™, Malema™, Mouvex®, Neptune®, PSG® Biotech, Quantex™, Quattroflow®, and Wilden®. PSG products are manufactured on three continents – North America, Europe, and Asia – in state-of-the-art facilities that practice lean manufacturing and are ISO-certified. PSG is part of the Pumps & Process Solutions segment of Dover Corporation. For additional information on PSG, please visit


PSG is part of the Pumps and Process Solutions segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer and solutions provider with annual revenue of approximately $8 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, consumable supplies, aftermarket parts, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 65 years, our team of over 25,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible.

Position Summary:

 As a Design Engineer, you will be responsible for the design and development of firmware for PSG Dover’s various measuring instrumentation and control products. You will collaborate with various departments in a fast-paced environment to ensure your products receive the engineering support they need throughout their life cycle. You will work with cross-functional teams to enhance product yields and oversee design specifications. You will work with Quality and Reliability to resolve product issues requiring corrective actions. You will work with engineers to modify your product designs as needed.  



  • Bachelor of CS/EE Engineering.
  • Ten (10) + years of related experience.
  • Hands-on experience in the design and implementation of firmware modules on embedded systems.
  • Hands-on experience with MCU/DSP/FPGA system bring-up, ADC/DAC analog circuit debugging, different hardware interfaces such as I2C, SPI, UART and etc.
  • Experience working with sensors and sensor data processing.
  • Experience with Industrial communications protocols.
  • Experience in microcontroller, microprocessor, and FPGA-based design and development.
  • Experience in DSP-based systems.
  • Embedded C and Assembly programming is a must, C++/Python/Linux or similar RTOS is a plus.
  • Experience in firmware testing and validation, generating documentation of design, test plan, and test reports.
  • Analytical skills in resolving technical issues with product failures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs design and development work - firmware development and modification with limited engineering supervision. 
  • Code and documentation maintained across product lifetime.
  • Design reviews with internal engineering team or external customers occasionally when required.
  • Collaborating with test engineers in the engineering lab as required to complete product validation testing. 
  • Assists in the development of product technical manuals and sales literature. 
  • Other essential duties may be assigned as required. 

Desired Characteristics:

  • Understanding of analog & digital hardware designs is an added advantage.
  • Experience of industrial communication protocols such as Modbus, Ethernet/IP, EtherCAT etc.
  • Ability to interpret electrical engineering documentation, i.e., schematics, datasheets, and PCB layout files.
  • Excellent communication skills in both verbal and written communication.



We thrive on winning and being number one; and are always looking to add the best and brightest to our talented team of professionals.   PSG offers a unique combination of the both small company atmosphere:  with an ownership mindset that allows you to make close-to-the-customer decisions; an innovative approach in seeing beyond what is possible today and entrepreneurial spirit in the pursuit of new opportunities; combined with benefits of a large company’s scale, tools, expertise, and financial strength with Dover.  Join PSG, a growing global company where your curiosity, hard work and ambition is rewarded with exceptional career opportunities in a friendly & fast paced environment.  


Work Arrangement: Onsite  

Salary Range:    -   


We consider several job-related, non-discriminatory factors when determining the pay rate for a position, including, but not limited to, the position’s responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, a candidate’s education/training, the position’s location, and the key skills needed for the position.  Pay is one of the Total Rewards that we provide to compensate and recognize employees for their work.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.


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Sub-Division: Malema USA

Job Requisition ID: 55540

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Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

Job Segment: Testing, Design Engineer, Embedded, Firmware, Manufacturing Engineer, Technology, Engineering

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