Embedded Software Engineer (Firmware)

Heerbrugg, Switzerland

When building the tallest buildings, the longest bridges and the biggest airplanes, people put their trust in the market-leading measurement and surveying solutions from Leica Geosystems. Our employees develop, produce and distribute what our customers count on, day after day: innovation, precision, reliability and efficiency.

Are you ready for an exciting activity? Would you like to help us realize our next groundbreaking innovation?

Simpler, faster and more precise – these are qualities which characterize the laser distance measuring instrument Leica DISTO. To strengthen our team within the DISTO Business Unit we are looking for a Embedded Software Engineer (Firmware)


  • Programming of Software Modules for Embedded Devices
  • Development of API's
  • Programming of automated tests

Get an idea of one of our products we are proud of: Disto D1

Desired Skills


  • You have completed your Bachelor/Master studies in computer science or electronic engineering
  • You are very experienced in the field of Modern C & C++
  • You enjoy working with the latest tools such as Jira and Confluence
  • You enjoy shaping a product of the future / a next generation product
  • You are open minded, motivated to develop something new and innovative
  • You like to think "out of the box"
  • You enjoy working in an interdisciplinary and international team
  • You like to speak English and German


  • You will be empowered to encourage innovation
  • You will be empowered to operate differently
  • You will get great creative freedom
  • You will have freedom to achieve
  • You will work in a spin-in incorporated in our international group

Leica Geosystems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristic protected by law.

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