RICOVR Careers

RICOVR team includes experts across medical device design and manufacturing, leadership, sales, medicine, technology, and scientific research to deliver on your needs today and tomorrow.

Role: Firmware Engineer
Location:  Princeton, NJ 08540

RICOVR Healthcare is an innovative, early-stage Princeton medical device company developing a highly sensitive point-of-care rapid diagnostics platform. Named in the Top 10 of Technology startups in Princeton 2022 and one of Business Insiders Top 26 startups in 2021. Our testing platform leverages the first truly portable nanoparticle detection technology, allowing for fast and non-invasive point-of-care diagnostics. With collaboration of industry experts, the company’s platform is versatile and expanding into new markers of interest in drugs of abuse testing, reproductive health, infectious diseases, and home health monitoring.

We are at an inflection point in bringing this technology to market and are seeking to expand our scientific team with an Firmware Engineer.. If you want to be a part of commercializing a new technology at the interface of biology, chemistry, engineering, and healthcare while working with an innovative and driven team then you should reach out to us!

As a Firmware Engineer, you will provide tactical execution on our highest priority initiatives. 

Your Responsibilities:

  • Work with our internal team and external design and manufacturing partners to optimize our product as new versions and use cases are developed
  • Conduct concept and feasibility studies
  • Design low-level drivers such as I2C, SPI, UART, PWM etc.
  • Test and troubleshoot the embedded system (Embedded C, C++) 
  • Work cooperatively with other members of the R&D team and Senior Management with a focus on customer user experience feedback
  • Contribute to company discussions and provide input on other initiatives in our continual improvement environment 

 Our thoughts about Minimum Experience requirements: 

  • Bachelors in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
  • 2+ years experience in either an academic or an industry setting is required, additional industry experience is a plus
  • Demonstrated experience with Embedded programming in C, C++, 
  • Experience using RTOS and bare metal for ARM Cortex-M3/M4, STM32, ESP32, STCube, Espressif IDE or similar IDE
  • Experience communicating with peripherals such as linear actuators, temperature sensors, optical sensors
  • Revision control experience (e.g., Git, Subversion)
  • Ability to understand schematics and familiar with test tools such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and protocol analyzers to debug
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
  • Able to communicate results and ideas clearly to a diverse team
  • Demonstrated ability to work on an independent project
  • Proven track record of time management and meeting deadlines

What we offer:

We are located in a major biotechnology hub in New Jersey and offer an excellent collaborative environment at the Princeton Innovation Center Biolabs.

  • Competitive Salary
  • Equity Participation Program
  • Flexible PTO

If you enjoy intellectually challenging projects in a collaborative, multidisciplinary team environment; and the opportunity to come in at the beginning of a growing start-up excites you, we look forward to talking with you. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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