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Video: What does an Embedded Software Engineer Do?

This video explains what is it like to be an embedded software engineer. Relavant articles 4 Types of Embedded Software Explained! How to become an Embedded Software Engineer? 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 1 9 Essential Microcontroller Peripherals Explained

Video: Embedded Software Engineer Interview Questions

This is an introductory video to a series of 7 articles given below. 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 1 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 2 Basics of Electronics 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 3 Microcontrollers 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 4 Operating Systems 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 5 Networking 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 6 Software Engineering & Design Patterns. 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions –...

4 Steps To Become a Linux Professional!

If you want to make a career in Linux, and your first goal is to get a job as soon as possible then what you need to do is to take a certification path.  If you are a fresher in this field without any computer science background in education, then I would recommend that your first goal should be to enter the job market as a Linux system administrator. The activities you do will involve taking care of all the employees’ computers, make sure everything works as it is expected, install Linux on the new machines purchased by the organization...

A Step By Step Plan To Learn Linux The Fun Way..!

In the last article we looked at the plan to get proficient in Linux being a complete beginner. If you think its not for you and if you are looking for a fun nerdy way to learn Linux, then I would suggest having a look at the following steps. You can always add your own steps if you think that will add to the fun!  I am not giving estimated times in this section as deadlines spoil the fun and taking your own time as you tinker around is part of the fun..! STEP#1: Take a laptop and try out various...

10 Steps To Master Linux Being A Complete Beginner..!!

In this article I am trying to answer the hard question “How to learn and get proficient at Linux being a complete beginner?” with a simple step by step approach starting from a complete beginner to the field of computer science to a complete expert in Linux.  Let’s see the plan in more detail with how to start, what to learn, in which order to learn them and possible time estimates for each step in the plan. You can jump to the section of interest using the table of contents below. A note on recommended resources Time is valuable so...

Where To Go After Arduino? 2 Paths For You To Pick From!

Arduino is a lovely little ecosystem where most of us have started our electronics journey. I still remember the moment I got my first LED blinking program working! Since then we have done several projects using Arduino. Some of those we by following some online tutorials while others were produced out of our own ideas with a little bit of online research. But there comes a point in every inventor’s journey where we have simply outgrown Arduino. If you are reading this post then you are at the same place where I was some years back. I wasn’t sure where...

Embedded Engineers Salaries in Europe

Embedded Engineers Salaries In Europe

I am working as an Embedded Engineer in Europe. In this article, I am writing the results of the research I did about embedded engineering jobs and salaries in various countries in Europe. Instead of giving you a misleading gross salary number, I have calculated the taxes and living expenses and I have given you the approximate savings you can expect to make each month. If you are a student wanting to learn Embedded Engineering or a student already learning it or if you are an experienced embedded engineer planning to move to Europe then this article is for you!...

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200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 7 Debugging Skills

So far in part-1 of this interview questions series, we saw about Questions about yourself Questions about the projects you have done and Questions from C programming language Then in part-2, we saw some questions about the Basics of electronics. In part-3 we same some questions about Microcontrollers and peripherals. Then in Part 4, we saw about operating systems and in the last part (part 5) we saw questions on Networking followed by Part 6 on Software Engineering and Design patterns. You can find parts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 in the links below. 200 Embedded and IoT...

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200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 6 Software Engineering & Design Patterns.

So far in part-1 of this interview questions series, we saw about Questions about yourself Questions about the projects you have done and Questions from C programming language Then in part-2, we saw some questions about the Basics of electronics. In part-3 we same some questions about Microcontrollers and peripherals. Then in Part 4, we saw about operating systems and in the last part (part 5) we saw questions on Networking You can find parts 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 in the links below. 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 1 200 Embedded and IoT...

200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 5 Networking

So far in part-1 of this interview questions series, we saw about Questions about yourself Questions about the projects you have done and Questions from C programming language Then in part-2, we saw some questions about the Basics of electronics. In part-3 we same some questions about Microcontrollers and peripherals. Then in Part 4, we saw about operating systems. You can find parts 1, 2, 3 and 4 in the links below. 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 1 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 2 Basics of Electronics 200 Embedded and...