How much does an Embedded Systems Software Engineer make in Chicago, IL? The average Embedded Systems Software Engineer salary in Chicago, IL is $68,902 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $60,141 and $79,248. 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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Coapt - Chicago , IL
EMBEDDED SYSTEMS Engineer - 01/2021 Coapt is a small, award-winning company with an amazingly cool ... Develop hardware and software specifications for small-scale electrical and mechanical systems and ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Teoresi Group - Chicago , IL
Hands-on experience in software development on embedded systems * Hands-on experience in multithreading and multiprocess programming * Ability to develop firmware and software, design embedded ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
PEAK Technical Staffing USA - Schaumburg , IL
You will be developing cutting-edge embedded system software for various industries and ... Expert at Object-Oriented Programming Education required: * BS in CE, CS or EE Company Description ...
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago
BASI Solutions - Chicago , IL
Corporate Strategic Resourcing Excellence in IT Leadership Talent Senior Embedded Software Engineer Position Overview The Senior Embedded Software Engineer will develop and build systems to enhance ...
ZipRecruiter - 47 days ago
Kranze Technology Solutions, Inc - Chicago , IL
KTS provides hardware and software product development, systems of systems integration, system test ... KTS is seeking an experienced, talented, and motivated software engineer to: * Work with system ...
ZipRecruiter - 33 days ago
Shure Brothers, Inc. - Niles , IL
As the Senior Manager, Embedded Systems Development, you will oversee all aspects of various levels ... Works as an engineering and software development thought leader with senior or executive management ...
Nexxt - 44 days ago
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