Do you want to make products that help people think better?
reMarkable creates hardware and software products that help people all over the world find focus.
We launched our original reMarkable 1 paper tablet in 2017. Since then, we’ve sold more than 1,5 million devices, grown to over 400 employees, and transformed from a small startup to a fast-growing scaleup. Following the successful launch of the reMarkable 2, which was named one of TIME's top 100 inventions of 2020, our subscription service Connect in 2021, and the Type Folio in 2023, we've set ourselves exciting growth and product development goals for the coming years.
With a brand new campus opening in 2024 at Majorstuen in Oslo, and exciting products and services in development, we need new colleagues to join our journey. That’s where you come in.
About the role
As a Senior Embedded Linux Engineer at reMarkable your main focus will be geared towards maintaining and developing our Linux kernel, boot loader and BSP. You have a passion for doing bring-up of new electrical devices and prototypes, getting them to work and integrate them into our embedded environment. You have a good understanding of how the inner guts of the Linux kernel works, and are already familiar with some of the driver subsystems, and how to debug them.
You will be a part of the unit responsible for developing and maintaining low-level software for our current and future products. You will be working closely together with other domain experts in a cross-functional team, contributing to solving complex problems in a high-paced environment.
Maintenance and development of our Linux kernel, boot loader and BSP.
Participate in planning, shaping of requirements specification, and development on both new and existing products.
Development of user-space software for our custom Embedded Linux distribution; Codex
Work with manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, industrial designers, mechanical engineers, internal and external hardware developers and other software engineers.
Evaluate, implement and research electronic components for new and existing products from a software perspective with focus on availability, price and quality.
Testing, automation and validation of electronics in reMarkable products, ensuring that they meet requirements defined by reMarkable, industry standards and certifications.
Support and collaborate with application developers and QA engineers to solve complex bugs and provide new and existing functionality to existing and future products.
Technical best-practice documentation and sharing knowledge and expertise internal at reMarkable.
Maintain and improve our software build system with focus on automation and scalability.
Who we believe will succeed in this role
Master or Bachelor’s degree from a university or college
Minimum 2 years experience with Linux kernel development
Experience with tools for debugging the Linux kernel, such as kgdb
Experience with embedded systems and products
Experience with bare-metal, RTOS, Linux or other operating systems
Experience with boot loaders such as U-Boot, Grub, BarBox or other
Fundamental understanding of electronics and circuit diagrams
We also believe it is a plus if you are
Familiar with other programming languages such as C++, Python or Rust is a plus
Familiar with Yocto/OpenEmbedded or Buildroot is a plus
What do we offer?
A unique opportunity to contribute towards building a global tech company
Five weeks vacation + 5 reMarkable days to use as you wish
A new Macbook/PC, reMarkable 2, choice of mobile phone, and home Wi-Fi allowance
Premium health insurance (incl. physiotherapy and private medical consultations)
Flexible working hours
Regular team events, gatherings, and off-site retreats
A shared Headspace account for your mental well-being
Career development opportunities as a leader or subject specialist
Centrally-located modern offices in Grünerløkka, Oslo (Opening new campus at Majorstuen Q1 2024)
A unique opportunity to be a part of one of the fastest-growing tech scaleups in Norway
At reMarkable, we offer the opportunity to contribute towards building a global tech company. You'll join a fast-paced, dynamic work environment and be involved in every step of creating a product that's used and valued by hundreds of thousands of customers around the globe.
Besides robust career development and growth opportunities, we offer a workplace where everyone can influence the company's direction, story, and success. We're a committed and highly motivated team with a lot of love for what we do and the people that we work with.
Through collaboration, we create a generous, respectful, and supportive environment where people take the extra steps needed to help each other succeed as well as exceed expectations.
A reMarkable technology department
As a member of the embedded unit you will join a rapidly growing technology department in the heart of Oslo. Our goal is to create a world-leading embedded environment with expertise within all aspects of embedded software development.
For us, technology is about proactively meeting people's needs in an ever-changing world.
The technology department's mission is to solve impossible tasks and make the unthinkable possible. We create technology that not only describes our vision but makes us humans, better thinkers.
Our goal is to take the best of two worlds; the digital, and the analog, and create tools that increase learning, focus, and presence. We create consumer technology without digital distractions.
We will review applicants on a rolling basis
Contact Morten Schade Flå at morten.s[email protected] if you have any questions about the role
You should have a valid work permit from the EU/EEA. (Relocation assistance is provided)
reMarkable is a Norwegian tech company on a mission to help people think better in a distracted world. In what feels like no time at all, we’ve gone from a small startup to one of the fastest-growing tech scaleups in Norway.
Following the successful launch of reMarkable 2, which was named one of TIME's top 100 inventions of 2020, and our new subscription service, Connect, in 2021, we’ve set exciting growth and product development goals for the coming year. To help us get there, we need new colleagues ready to make a real difference through their work – which is where you come in.
Good work culture and internal cooperation are essential for us and we do our utmost to ensure that everyone thrives and can perform their best with us. We try as much as possible to share information and involve our employees in both large and small decisions and as a permanent employee, you will be involved in many exciting processes.