Chicago engineering recruitment firm seeks Staff Software Engineer with embedded applications experience

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruitment firm that specializes in the permanent placement of engineering, technology, and manufacturing professionals. We are currently looking for a Staff Software Engineer with embedded applications experience.



  • Design and implement firmware solutions
  • Outline technical specifications for product development
  • Run/mentor a small team of junior engineers through the design and development process
  • Design system architectures
  • Troubleshoot firmware defects as needed
  • Support regulatory engineering and on site manufacturing


  • BSCS, BSCE, or BSEE required
  • 10+ years of experience
  • Strong communication  and analytical skills

Skill Set:

  • Understanding of application development tools, processes, and technologies
  • Knowledge of software development in embedded C
  • Use of oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, and power supply
  • Programming in C#, C++, Java, or .Net