Embedded Software Engineer

Sciton - Palo Alto, CA

Full-time$110,000 - $140,000 a year

Embedded Software Developer

We are SCITON—Our culture and company strength stems from our diverse collection of talented and motivated employees. One word that can best describe Sciton is ‘family’ because, our people, products, strategies, quality, cost, customers, and each member of our team is considered a family member.

We also give employees the support, rewards and challenges to come up with innovated ideas & new products which is key to our future success. We are always striving to look for dedicated and driven individuals who excel in a challenging, team-oriented environment. Is this the right Pre-IPO company for you?

Sciton is looking for a creative Embedded Software Developer. In this role the Software Developer will work closely with the technical engineering team, and report to Director of Engineering. Individual will develop software for medical laser systems.

Responsibilities & Skills:

  • Solid programming skills in C/C++ and a strong track record.
  • Embedded development with microcontrollers such as ARM and 8051
  • Experience with Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS)
  • Experience structuring and maintaining large code bases
  • 2+ years of Linux development experience.
  • 2+ years of experience with Qt/QML.
  • UI/UX design is a very strong plus.
  • Ability to write device drivers for busses such as SPI and I2C
  • Experience with one or more Version Control Systems

The ability to write elegant, readable and maintainable code

Soft Skills:

Hands on, can do attitude.

Strong communication and written skills

In this role you need to:

Have the ability to learn quickly

Think clearly and work smart

Work well with all levels of employees and management (teamwork)

Years of Experience:

Two to 5 years of direct experience as a Software Developer plus work in the medical device or aesthetic industry.


Bachelor’s degree (computer science) and equivalent work experience. If qualified and interested please submit detailed resume to jobs(at)sciton.com

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $110,000.00 to $135,000.00 /year


  • Software Development: 3 years (Required)
  • c++: 3 years (Required)


  • Master's (Required)


  • Palo Alto, CA (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Application Question:

  • Have you worked in the medical device or aesthetic industry?

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance

Visa Sponsorship Potentially Available:

  • No: Not providing sponsorship for this job


  • Monday to Friday