Firmware Engineer

Firmware Engineer

Job Title: Firmware Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895621_1571824476
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2019 10:54

Job Description

Firmware Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced Firmware Engineer to join the team based in Buckinghamshire or Dorset.
You will be responsible for applying discipline domain expertise to the design, development and test of new and existing firmware products to meet the specified requirements.
Key Responsibilities
-Application of discipline domain knowledge to the design, development and test of high-speed firmware components on time, within budget and with required quality
-Provide support to the projects, systems and operations teams
-Application of, and compliance with, engineering processes and practices including engineering framework and Life Cycle Management (LCM).
-Identification of opportunities for the improvement of processes, practices and tools
-Collaboration with other project team members to analyse and address project requirements
-Collaboration with discipline peers within the team, Business Unit and company to share and learn best practice
-Support the implementation of design review practice in accordance with Life Cycle Management project governance including: System Design Review, Preliminary Design Review, Critical Design Review, Test Readiness Review and Final Acceptance Review.
Key Skills & Competencies
-Familiarity with the product lifecycle from system requirements, architecture, algorithm development, modelling, design, integration, qualification, verification, through to production and support
-Highly experienced in developing production firmware ideally for one or more of the following: radar, electronic warfare, communications and / or surveillance systems for an airborne environment
-Expertise in design, coding, debugging, reviewing and testing complex digital high speed systems
-Proficient in digital implementation in VHDL language
-Proficient in designing digital processing components and algorithms in Matlab/Simulink design for HDL coder and targeting FPGA devices
-Position - Firmware Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Buckinghamshire or Dorset
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Firmware, Design, Development, Modelling, VHDL, FPGA, Radar, Electronic, Coding, Matlab, Simulink, Debugging, Product Lifecycle
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.
This is a Permanent Position

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