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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...

200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 4 Operating Systems

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. You can find parts 1, 2 and 3 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 IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 3 Microcontrollers Now...

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200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 3 Microcontrollers

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. You can find parts 1 and 2 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 Now lets head onto the next part and in this part, we will look at some questions about microcontrollers. Microcontroller is the most important...

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200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 2 Basics of Electronics

In the last part, we saw briefly about the following Questions about yourself Questions about the projects you have done and Questions from C programming language You can find the article at the link below 200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 1 Let’s see about the Basics of Electronics in this part. Alright, let’s begin! Need to learn about electronics You might wonder why does a software engineer need to learn electronics! That’s the beauty of Embedded software development. Unless you have some knowledge about electronics life as an Embedded Software Engineer will be difficult. Then...

200 Embedded and IoT Software Engineering Interview Questions – Part 1

I remember the time I was actively looking for an embedded software engineer job as a fresher, I was looking for some good resources to test my skills, but I found only a very few useful ones and that too not directly related to embedded engineering jobs. I am writing this article to serve that purpose as a good resource to test yourself before you go for embedded engineering interviews. Usually, any technical interview will have questions from these 3 categories Questions about yourself Questions about the projects you have done Questions to test your subject knowledge I will only...

How to become an Embedded Software Engineer?

When I started out with a goal to become an embedded developer, I had no clue where to even begin as embedded systems cover a wide variety of fields including electronics, software engineering, microcontroller programming, PCB design, networking, chip design, etc., Due to a big knowledge base needed, entering this particular engineering field can seem daunting.  If you are reading this article, then you are probably looking for directions and some sort of a plan to develop the skills needed to get into this field of making embedded systems. By the end of this article hopefully, you will know where...