Embedded Software Engineer

Harwell, Oxfordshire


Reference: BSR1415J

Salary: £30-43,000

Embedded Software Engineer required to join an exciting growing technology company in the Energy Sector who have applications in the Aerospace Markets. This role is for 3-6 months with a view to going permanent.

As an Embedded Software Engineer you will be required to:

  • Help develop the first prototype for a new product that requires software support to help commission and debug. This product comprises many different applications as follows
  1. Embedded application (ARM M0+) to test and calibrate the elements of the system
  2. Embedded real-time application (ARM M0+) to run the system
  3. Microsoft Windows application (C++/CLI) to display the operating state of the system in real-time

To be considered for the Embedded Software Engineer you will need to have:

  • Educated to MSc or Phd level with several years work experience
  • A proven record of designing and maintaining ANSI C/C++ code for real-time systems
  • Knowledge and experience of Atmel AtMega and ARM M0+ processors
  • An appreciation for hardware, and ability to resolve hardware/software integration issues
  • Knowledge of UART/SPI-based real-time communication systems
  • Knowledge and experience of the Arduino development platform
  • Ability to develop GUI applications in C++ (CLI and MFC) for Microsoft Windows
  • Knowledge of Subversion, issue control change-management and formal release-control procedures
  • Knowledge of writing software for high-reliability systems
  • Experience with Altium/Circuit studio
  • Knowledge/experience of Software/Hardware deployment, debugging and calibration
  • Knowledge/experience of Real-time process control (Analogue and Digital)
  • Ideally experience of work on UAV or other regulated environments

This innovative technology company is creating material which in the long term can be used to produce a new source of low-emission transport fuel with ease of use and cost competitive with fossil fuels. If you would like to join them as an Embedded Software Engineer, please apply with your CV. 

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