Christian Lyder Jacobsen

Multidisciplinary engineer and computer scientist with demonstrable hardware and embedded experience.


Experienced in designing microcontroller driven, low power and connected hardware devices and sensors.
  • Schematic capture and board layout.
  • Rapid prototyping and evaluating circuits.
  • Small scale board builds and outsourcing manufacturing.
  • Mechanical design and 3D printing.

Low Level Software and Firmware

Writing code that uses bare metal register level access to using RTOS like environments.
  • Firmware for various architectures, from 8-bit microcontrollers to Linux-capable SoCs.
  • Interfacing and driver development with various external devices using embedded protocols such as SPI, I2C, etc.
  • Modern languages for firmware, e.g. Nim or Python for rapid prototyping.
  • Device emulation.

High Level and Cloud Software

Writing distributed code, web services, and wielding the glue that holds it all together.
  • Databases, object stores, and data warehousing.
  • Distributed systems and message passing from MQTT to RabbitMQ.
  • Microservices, monoliths, and pragmatism.