Firmware Engineer

Position: Firmware Engineer

Effective: 06/19/2017

Categories: Research and Development

Experience: Mid-Level

Employment Type: Full time – Salary

Location: HQ in Ann Arbor, MI

Report to: Chief Technology Officer

Description: Aquaro Histology Inc. is seeking a smart, motivated, team-oriented individual with specific firmware experience to become part of our R&D Team. We are a startup company in Ann Arbor, MI developing, manufacturing and selling products & devices to streamline histology. We are releasing an automated section mounting device that, when paired with a microtome, automates the tissue sectioning and slide mounting process.


  • Develop code base to run bench top electromechanical instrumentation
  • Document code, including theory of operation, architecture, and communication protocols
  • Assist with writing test protocols for V&V activity
  • Manage version control environment
  • Assist with I/O decisions on electrical schematics

Personnel Management:

  • Oversee consultant work on user interface

Qualifications / Critical Competencies

  • B.S. EE, Comp E, Computer Science, or similar
  • C-based IDE programming environment
  • Real-time embedded systems experience with motion actuators
  • Familiarity with Microchip’s PIC processor preferred
  • At least 3 years of relevant experiences

Salary/Wage Range: Salary commensurate with experience/education

How to apply: Email your resume and cover letter to jobs (at) aquarobio (dot) com