Are you Q-Free's new FW Engineer? | B+C
Publisert 31 March 2021

Q-Free ASA (OSE: QFR) is a global innovator in intelligent transportation systems that improve traffic flow, road safety, and air quality. With an open, collaborative approach to tolling, traffic and active transportation management, Q-Free works with customers and partners on every continent to digitize infrastructure and overcome modern mobility challenges for the greater good of society.

Our highly skilled global workforce is the reason behind our high level of innovation and leading position within ITS technology. We are proud to have some of the world’s leading experts within ITS in our organization. Our values are EPIC – Excellence, Passion, Innovation, Collaboration, and these are traits we treasure and seek to enhance in all our employees.

Headquartered in Trondheim, Norway, Q-Free has annual revenues of approximately 1 billion NOK (120 million USD) and employs 400 transportation innovators, experts and enthusiasts. To learn more about how Q-Free is changing the movements of life, visit

In Q-Free, our vision is Changing the movements of life, and as a FW Engineer in our R&D department in Trondheim, you can help us accelerate towards this vision. As our new FW Engineer, you will contribute to develop, improve, and support products used in Q-Free systems around the world. You will also be working on finding new solutions fitted for our future offerings to improve traffic flow, road safety, and air quality.

We are about to embark on a major project to develop the next-generation DSRC solutions to enable Q-Free to pursue our vision in a market with increased demands on flexibility, speed, and complexity for HW, FW, and SW alike. The position will enable you to take part in this development at an early stage and shape technology decisions and thus the future.

As a FW Engineer in Q-Free’s R&D department you will

  • Take part in firmware development in all stages of a product life-cycle: concept, specification, design/architecture, development, testing, maintenance, support, and improvement.
  • Work on product development in cross-functional teams with technical experts within electronics, RF, mechanics, and software.
  • Contribute to concept studies and prototyping of new ideas.

We are looking for someone with the following qualifications

  • Strong interest in, and minimum 4-years’ experience with, low-level embedded programming.
  • Experience with bare-metal and real-time applications written in C.
  • Knowledge of testing methodology.
  • Experience with wireless communication systems is preferred.
  • Bachelor or Masters degree within electronic engineering or corresponding disciplines. Formal qualifications can be compensated by relevant experience.
  • Good communications skills in English is a requirement.



Personal qualities we would like to see in our applicants

  • You enjoy taking ownership of your tasks, while also collaborating closely with other experts in an interdisciplinary environment.
  • You are eager to learn and to develop your skills through learning by doing, formal training, and learning from your peers.
  • You are driven by innovation and take responsibility for your part in achieving our technological and commercial goals.
  • You strive to carry out your work with high quality and take responsibility for your personal and technical development.



We offer

  • The chance to shape our next-generation DSRC solutions.
  • A company culture focused on high employee satisfaction.
  • Possibilities for a technology career path.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Family friendly policies, insurances, and benefits.

We celebrate and strive for diversity, equity, and inclusion in Q-Free. We acknowledge that diversity and a safe and encouraging team environment is key to unleash our fullest potential for the future. We therefore welcome your interest in our positions, based on your skills, competence, and motivation.

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Trude Støren

Senior Consultant

928 92 461

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