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IDEX Embedded Systems Engineer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Do you have a natural curiosity and love to solve problems? We are looking to hire an Embedded Systems Engineer within our Fluid and Metering Technologies division. Our various product platforms include meters and systems that move, measure and manage high value liquids, gases, and solids. The team is based from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, at Corken Inc., where you will join a growing passionate team that is obsessed in helping to solve customer problems. With operations on six continents, our Fluid and Metering Technologies businesses work to develop the right applied solution meeting customer requirements anywhere in the world. Come join our team.


The Embedded Systems Engineering role will specifically encompass the creation and technical application of embedded firmware for the operation and support of metering systems having FPGA architectures. The successful candidate will demonstrate a personal ability in critical thinking analyses as well as be self-directed and goal oriented in their work deliverables.

Essential Functions

  • Work within the team to define, write, and improve embedded systems firmware

  • Utilization of the agile process in the development of design code meeting project milestones

  • Successfully communicate to peers and managers engineering details, concerns and tradeoffs

  • Determine and verify the electronic system requirements by analysis and modeling using simulation tools such as MATLAB or FPGA development tools

  • Monitor and research industry advances relating to embedded architectures and electronic systems

  • Design, model, implement, and test the electronic systems including:

  • Digital signal processing, specifically digital filter designs using tools such as MATLAB.

  • FPGA / DSP hardware development using VHDL / Verilog languages and vendor IP

  • Embedded software in ANSI C/C++ for microcontrollers and DSP with RTOS support.

  • Reading, analyzing and debugging schematics and PCB layouts

  • Lead the requirement analysis at a Product, System, Sub-System, and Component level

  • Develop design verification and validation plans for embedded code with hardware interactions

  • At times, support marketing, field service, sales, and direct customers regarding technical application

  • Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to all training opportunities

  • Plans daily activities within the guidelines of company policy, job description, and supervisor’s instruction in such a way as to maximize personal output

  • Responsible for keeping own immediate work area in a neat and orderly condition to ensure safety to self and co-workers

Required Education and Experience

  • At minimum, Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Mathematics with computer emphasis.

  • 7+ years of experience in working within a multi-functional team developing new products

  • 10+ years of experience in embedded system software design

  • Proficiency writing and debugging embedded software and FPGA design code

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Previous experience working with open & closed loop systems

  • Software architecture design experience including RTOS

  • Prior experience in an instrumentation, metrology, or process control industry

  • Previous direct customer interface experience to define specifications and troubleshoot problems

  • Knowledge of advanced microcontroller designs

  • Design experience with electro-mechanical devices

  • Familiar with Industrial Serial Communication protocols (MODBUS, Profibus, etc.)

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Open minded to new approaches and is capable of out-of-the box thinking

  • Ability to communicate and motivate others towards a common goal

  • Works with a sense of urgency; action oriented

  • Proven problem solving skills

  • Excellent communication skills; spoken, written, and design/code documentation

  • Demonstrate good organizational skills and good follow-up techniques

  • Demonstrate responsibility, respect, dependability, patience, and productivity in the work environment

  • Ability to take analyses from diagnosis to implementation

  • Problem solver with excellent technical ability

Supervisory Responsibility

No direct supervision of others is required in this role. However, the individual will be expected to mentor, share learnings, and positively challenge and discuss ideas within the team and development process.

Work Environment

Some exposure to manufacturing and laboratory environments. Noise level may vary from moderate office environment to noisy / loud within the manufacturing, laboratory, or test areas. Proper personal use of safety equipment such as steel-toed shoes, safety glasses, hearing protection, and gloves must be adhered to for such conditions.


Travel (less than 25%) may be required at times, however specific frequency of travel will be dependent on needs of the product or system developments and overall business. Some travels are expected to be international, with occasional interactions of global teams, customers, facilities, technical consultants, and suppliers.

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, IDEX businesses make thousands of products that are mission-critical components in everyday activities. Chances are the car you’re driving has a BAND-IT® clamp holding your side airbag safely in place. If you were ever in a car accident, a Hurst Jaws of Life® rescue tool may have saved your life. If you or a family member is battling cancer, your doctor may have tested your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our growing IDEX Health & Science team.