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Firmware Engineer

$120K - $170K
Sunnyvale, CA, US / Remote (US)
Job Type
3+ years
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About the role

Firmware Engineer

Koko Home is seeking a Firmware Engineer to join our engineering team who is excited about working on topics in the IoT and AI space, interacting with our Koko Home hardware-technology. We'd like you to be curious and love the challenge of solving problems. You will be part of a core group that plays a direct role in determining company direction and ultimately the success of the product.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work on a cutting-edge IoT system that will transform people's lives
  • Extend the firmware and applications powering our AI, sensor and data-driven connected devices
  • Bring-up new sensors and components added to our next-generation device
  • Work with a high performing team of passionate engineers
  • In addition to focusing on building embedded IoT software, you will have the opportunity to learn and work on various parts of our product (back-end, front-end, etc.)


  • Strong development experience in C/C++, preferably for IoT devices
  • Experience writing production ready code, preferably in a product based company
  • Must have Linux kernel development experience
  • Beneficial: development experience with Yocto Linux
  • Excellence at communicating ideas and collaborating in oral and written form with the Team

About Koko Home

Koko Home (kokohm.com) is a leading healthcare technology company focused on leveraging radar, AI, and LLMs to deliver remote monitoring and digital caregiver support. The Company’s multi-modality platform emerges as a beacon of innovation and compassion to improve outcomes, patient and caregiver experiences, and independence for the rapidly growing and diverse needs of the aging population and others in need of home care. The platform provides healthcare providers with visibility into patients' homes, monitoring early health risk indicators, engagement levels, and medical compliance, while empowering patients with easy access to personalized and direct care. The Company’s bold mission is shaping a future where personalized, immediate care is accessible to all using the simple power of their voice.


We offer competitive compensation and equity along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days and 401(k) plans.


Preference for candidates located in Sunnyvale, CA, or Los Angeles, CA.

No Visa Sponsorship

Please note that we are unable to provide sponsorship for work authorization in the United States at this time.

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About Koko

At Koko (formerly Totemic) we are a small team of 25 working on a mission to enable every older adult to thrive in their own home for their entire life. Our first product uses wireless signals and machine learning to passively monitor and improve well-being at home, without the use of wearables.

We are backed by Lightspeed, Khosla Ventures, YC, and Marc Benioff.

Team Size:25
Location:Palo Alto