Embedded Linux & Firmware Engineer

Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL


About the compnay

Hailo is a leading start-up developing a first-in-class deep learning inference processor for smart devices in various industries. Hailo offers a breakthrough processor uniquely designed to accelerate embedded AI applications on edge devices.  

We combine a fundamental understanding of the way neural networks operate with our team’s expertise in SW and HW architecture, to develop a product that has the potential to be a landmark in computer technology. The company is built from a mixture of experts from various fields, coming from the elite units of the intelligence community and the leading tech companies in Israel, with a track record of executing complex projects from the ground up.  

In this position

Hailo is looking to hire a motivated and skilled Embedded Software Engineer to join our software group in Tel Aviv. As a team member, you will be responsible for software running in multiple environments spanning from Embedded Software, Real-Time Firmware, and Linux (Drivers and Userspace) on different aspects such as Boot flows, Security, and Safety considerations, Memory Management, and so on. If you’re a talented and motivated Embedded Software Engineer who is excited about difficult low-level challenges, we want to meet you!



  • Help building and developing our best-in-class Edge AI SoC from the ground up, all the way from a Proof-of-Concept to a leading product.
  • Develop in different SW environments: including low level drivers, real-time Firmware, Embedded Linux (User and Kernel space), complex infrastructure and frameworks (such as Yocto, Uboot, etc..), runtime libraries and more.
  • Work closely with the hardware, integrating and debugging complex hardware/software systems while taking into account challenging requirements as part of managing a large-scale embedded system.


  • B.Sc in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or a relevant field.
  • 3+ years of R&D experience in C/C++.
  • Experience with embedded SW stack: Firmware, Linux Kernel (Drivers), Linux User-Mode.
  • Hard working, committed and self-reliant.
  • Great interpersonal skills and a team-player.
  • Fluent English.


  • Experience with the Linux Kernel and Linux Drivers.
  • Experience building BSPs and working on complex SoCs.
  • Familiarity with hardware-software development methodologies.

We are passionate about building an inclusive and equitable working environment. 

We promote a flexible work environment that encourages work-life-balance. 

If you don't meet 100% of the requirements– no worries!  

Our DNA is characterized by openness to multi-disciplinary people, who bring great potential to grow with us, not just a skills set list. We encourage you to apply if you think this is a role that would make you excited about coming to work every day. 



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