SW-2020-J-26 – Embedded Software Developer

Kalray is the pioneer in processors for new intelligent systems. As a real technological breakthrough, our processors will be deployed extensively in fast-growing sectors, such as new-generation networks (intelligent data centers) and autonomous vehicles, as well as healthcare equipment, drones, and robots. Kalray’s offering encompasses both processors and complete solutions (electronic boards and software). Created in 2008 as a spin-off of CEA (“Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives”, the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission), Kalray serves customers such as server manufacturers, intelligent system integrators, and consumer product manufacturers, including car makers.

We are looking for an Embedded Software Developer for our Data Center Business Unit.


If you are familiar with low-level C programming, embedded Linux user space and kernel programming, blindfolded raw debugging and embedded software development in general, then you have the technical skills we are looking for.
If you are rigorous, able to work in a team and nurture good relationships, then you have the personal skills we are seeking.

We expect you to work and contribute to multiple projects where your skills will be required; they include: port and optimize an application on the new generation of MPPA, development of complex communication drivers for Networking / Storage systems, etc.


  • 2+ years’ experience in embedded software development


  • Advanced C programming
  • Linux geek
  • Experience in Linux driver development. Experience in implementing PCIe / Eth drivers would be a plus
  • Comfortable with Agile environment (git/Jenkins) and Jtag/gdb debug tools


  • Graduate engineer or equivalent
  • Curious
  • Autonomous
  • Rigorous
  • Technical English
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Comfortable with working at the hardware level


Type of contract: Permanent, Full-time

Location: Montbonnot (Grenoble area, France)


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