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Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer

Job title: Embedded Software Engineer
Contract type: Contract
Location: Cheltenham
Salary: £50 - £55 per hour
Start date: 2022-06-08
Reference: BH-17946
Contact name: Lauren Weller
Contact email:
Published: 15 days ago

Job description

Our client in Cheltenham is looking for an Embedded Software Engineer to join them for a 12 month contract. This role will fall inside IR35.



· Capturing, understanding and documenting the software requirements for assigned system functionality.

· Creating, updating and maintaining software architecture and designs for implementation in various languages (such as C, Ada, Assembler) dependent upon the power distribution system.

· Understanding and implementing software verification strategies.

· Creating, updating and performing software tests.

· Working to rigorous development standards

· Participating as a presenter in technical and program reviews

· Authoring technical documentation as required and ensuring compliance with the relevant engineering policies and procedures and standards.


Experience required

· Experience of the software design lifecycle within aerospace, automotive or similar embedded software development environment, this could have been gained through a placement / internship, or, from direct work experience

· Familiar with designing and implementing real-time embedded software.

· Awareness of different software verification strategies and test equipment.

· Creating, updating and performing software tests.

· Awareness of RTCA DO-178B/C, DAL level A or B, or similar.

· Awareness of target hardware.

· Ability to execute and solve problems autonomously.

· A degree from an accredited university or college or equivalent level of knowledge and experience


Other Information

Contract role

Duration: 12 months

Location: Cheltenham

Rate: £55ph via umbrella


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.


Keywords: software, embedded, DO-178B, DO-178C, software design lifecycle

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