Senior Embedded Software Engineer - Harwell, Oxfordshire

Harwell, Oxfordshire


Reference: BSR1415S

Salary: £45-55,000

Embedded Software Engineer required to join growing company in the Energy Market who have applications in the Aerospace Markets and innovative products being developed in a very high-tech environment. 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 syste
      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:

  • Have several years previous experience in similar role
  • 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.


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