Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer

Job Title: Embedded Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: 008_1618311873
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 13, 2021 12:04

Job Description

The constant requirement for new, better and more complex products means that our client requires an additional Embedded Software Engineer based in Colchester or Theale.

Manufacturer of single board computer products, for the VPX, VME, Compact PCI, AMC and other architectures which are integrated into many different markets around the world. Our clients products are designed and developed in-house, and use leading-edge microprocessors and peripheral components.

Software Engineers are involved in many different activities, and in particular the following:

*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.
*Projects are usually relatively small and of short duration, and in most cases a single engineer is responsible for the complete package. The hardware and software platforms vary, but most of the devices used are complex and a good appreciation of the hardware is a pre-requisite for this role.

You will have the following experience.

*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.:
*VMware configuration and deployment.
*High-speed Ethernet networking protocols and infrastructure.
*Programming for parallel processor architectures.
*Web-based user interfaces.

Title: Embedded Software Engineer
Location: Colchester or Theale
Key Skills: Embedded C, C, Linux, Unix, VMware, ARM, PowerPC, CPU Architectures Intel Processors, hardware

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

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 these 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. This is a permanent role

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