How much does an Embedded Software Engineer I make in the United States? The average Embedded Software Engineer I salary in the United States is $76,867 as of August 29, 2022, but the range typically falls between $73,523 and $81,816. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Embedded Software Engineer I

Embedded Software Engineer I designs, develops, tests, debugs, and implements embedded software and systems. Develops software and firmwares source code in C/C++, Embedded C, and other languages. Being an Embedded Software Engineer I understanding of common communication interfaces like SPI, I2C, USB, UART, and others. Utilizes version control, simulation, debugging, and other development tools. Additionally, Embedded Software Engineer I collaborates cross functionally with hardware engineers. Provides engineering support for testing, deployment, and updates. Requires a bachelor's degree in computer science, electrical engineering, or related field. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Embedded Software Engineer I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be an Embedded Software Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Skills associated with Embedded Software Engineer I: Application lifecycle management (ALM) Software, Computer Simulation, Embedded C++, Performance Analysis ...More

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