Software Engineer to our Translator technology team

IAR is looking for you who have a genuine interest in working with compiler technologies. In our Translator technology team, we are a group of highly skilled engineers who are dedicated to provide superb tools for development of embedded devices. We care for each other and lend a helping hand when needed. A lot of the work in developing world-leading compiler tools can be tricky and fun because it challenges you to find solutions to problems that help developers all around the world to excel in their work. 

What’s in it for you – technology all day long! 


As a Software engineer in the Translator technology team, you will primarily focus on development of compiler backends. You will be part of a team that has extensive experience in this development area. If you are rather new to this, they will be able to support you to grow. If you on the other hand is very experienced in the area, that same team will be able to meet and challenge you in your discussions on everything from language parser and optimization algorithms to intricate compiler and linker details. 


You will be working with the development of our compiler backends for different target processor architectures. This work focuses much on highly optimized support for new processor instructions and benchmarking to know where we are positioned in relation to the competition. Together with the team, you will also manage maintenance of our products. 


Who you are! 

We believe you are very interested in the development of compilers backends, that you find optimization algorithms a treat and you miss the company of others like you. You prefer collaboration and want to share your ideas with others. You enjoy working towards goals where you together with the team define how to get there. You take pride in your work and have the courage to try new things. 

To succeed in this role we think you have…  

  • A degree in Master of Science, preferably in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent work

  • At least 3 years of experience in software development in C++
  • Experience with modern development tools and environments, e.g. Embedded workbench, Visual Studio, Eclipse, Windows, Linux, GCC, llvm, and gdb
  • Experience from realizing compiler theory into practice
  • Manages English with full work proficiency

A bonus if you have..  

  • Understand assembler implementations
  • Have knowledge and experience from product development in the embedded industry
  • Have experience from work with development in a CI/CD environment
  • Have experience from Git, Gitlab and Jenkins
  • Manage Swedish with full work proficiency

About IAR

Being part of the IAR team makes you a part of a multi-cultural and global business in a fast-growing industry. We are welcoming, open to new ideas, and take pride in our achievements. We work together as a team, in each specific office as well as globally. We are problem-solvers and take on new challenges with excitement and energy. Therefore, we will place great emphasis on your personal qualities and their alignment with our values. 


With us, you will be working at the forefront of embedded technology, increasing your knowledge in various areas, and exchanging ideas with the best professionals in the industry!   

Apply today!

Interviews are being conducted continuously, so please apply today! If you have any questions about the role or the process, don't hesitate to contact Linnéa Sjuls at   

We look forward to hearing from you.  

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