Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer

Job Title: Embedded Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895878_1598622028
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 28, 2020 14:40

Job Description

Embedded Software Engineer
Our client is a manufacturer of single board computer products, all products are designed in house and use leading edge microprocessors and peripheral components. They work with high profile defence and aerospace customers on an international basis. They are looking for an Embedded Software Engineer to join their successful company.
Key Responsibilities:
*Work on BSPs for cutting edge Intel processor based boards.
*Design and development of middleware, system and device driver software for many standard operating systems.
*Working with our hardware designers during the design phase to specify the product, and again during the proving phase to validate the product.
*Work on challenging customer issues that get escalated to engineering team.
*Develop test software and procedures.

Key Skills
*Very proficient in Embedded C.
*In-depth knowledge and hands on experience writing real time device drivers for Linux or similar operating system.
*In-depth knowledge of either ARM, PowerPC, x86 or other large CPU architecture.
*Good appreciation of hardware.
*Excellent problem solving and debugging skills.
Desirable Skills
*VMware configuration and deployment.
*High-speed Ethernet networking protocols and infrastructure.
*Programming for parallel processor architectures.
*Web-based user interfaces.

Permanent Role
Salary: to £55,000
Key Skills: Software, Embedded, Linux, Microprocessors, X86, PowerPC, Hardware, Interfaces
Location: Colchester, Essex

Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.