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Software Engineer, Embedded Systems, Google Pixel



Software Engineering
New Taipei City, Taiwan
Posted on Tuesday, May 23, 2023

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Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, other technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 2 years of experience with software engineering.
  • Experience with C++, C.
  • Experience in embedded system design for power or performance of storage.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master's degree or PhD in Computer Science or related quantitative field with a specialization in file systems and storage.
  • Experience in Linux kernel development.
  • Experience in shell scripting (e.g., Python, Bash).
  • Experience with NAND flash memory storage systems (e.g., UFS, SSD).

About the job

Google's software engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how billions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. Our products need to handle information at massive scale, and extend well beyond web search. We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, UI design and mobile; the list goes on and is growing every day. As a software engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to Google’s needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.

With your technical expertise you will manage project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables. You will design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance software solutions.

In this role, you will be part of a team responsible for managing the Filesystem and Storage stacks across all Pixel phone products. This includes f2fs/ext4/erofs filesystems, block/scsi layer, and UFS drivers. You will also communicate with multiple storage vendors and drive JEDEC/T10 standards to choose the best UFS parts for each Pixel product. You will work with diverse Android teams to make Android more efficient and effective.

Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our Devices & Services team combines the best of Google AI, Software, and Hardware to create radically helpful experiences for users. We research, design, and develop new technologies and hardware to make our user's interaction with computing faster, seamless, and more powerful. Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, the Devices & Services team is making people's lives better through technology.


  • Analyze and improve Pixel products mainly targeting improving performance and power of the storage stack (e.g. UFS).
  • Build a framework to assess performance, power, and stability of filesystem and storage.
  • Explore new storage technology.
  • Contribute code changes in Android framework, kernel, and bootloader.

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Google is a global company and, in order to facilitate efficient collaboration and communication globally, English proficiency is a requirement for all roles.