Firmware Engineer



Gent, Belgium


Indigo is looking to hire a motivated Firmware Engineer, to work on the Embedded software development for Indigo’s sensor and readout devices. By joining Indigo’s international team of experts, you will contribute to bringing Indigo’s cutting-edge solution to the market and to the lives of people with diabetes.

 Your main tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Develop, evaluate and maintain embedded code solutions for Indigo’s sensor and readout devices

  • Establish and expand automated workflows with focus on reproducibility, code coverage, unit testing, integration testing

  • Work in a medical device setting following the applicable standards (ISO13485, IEC 62304…)

  • Write clear code, focus on testability and use good coding practices.

  • Communicate openly within and across teams


  • Master’s degree in software, computer science, engineering or relevant field

  • Proven track record of working within a regulated environment (e.g. medical devices industry)

  • Min. 5 years of experience in software development and embedded coding: embedded C, ARM GCC toolchains, debugging tools

  • Experience with hardware measurement equipment (logic analyser, oscilloscope, …)

  • Experience with the following tools: GIT, Jira, Jenkins, Docker

  • Experience with unit testing, integration testing

  • Strong affinity for Python

  • Understanding of software quality assurance principles and standards or a strong willingness to learn and apply these

  • Prior working experience with software quality documentation (e.g. IEC 62304) is considered a plus

  • Knowledge of Nordic microprocessor family and BLE development is considered a plus

  • Have a strong affinity for Python

  • Ability to write clear and comprehensive technical reports and documentation

  • A technical mindset with great attention to detail

  • Strong self- and time management skills

  • Pragmatic, confident, hands-on with a strong ‘can-do’ attitude

  • Independent judgment skills and action orientation for obtaining required results

What we offer

Together with Indigo’s team of experts, you will work on the development of the first invisible Continuous Glucose Monitor, which will improve the life of so many people living with Diabetes.

You will be part of a fast growing and very international team with plenty of development opportunities.

We offer a very competitive salary, freedom to work independently, a fun-loving and high-performing team and the opportunity to work on one of the defining technologies for the coming decade in diabetes management.

Join us today!

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We look forward to hearing from you!

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