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Senior Development Engineer

Senior Development Engineer

Job title: Senior Development Engineer
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Camberley
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Start date: 2022-01-06
Reference: BH-17152
Contact name: Lauren Weller
Contact email:
Published: 20 days ago

Job description

Our client in Blackbushe is looking for a Development Engineer to join them on a permanent basis. This will be a mixture of on site and remote working.
The successful candidate will work as part of a world class Custom Projects delivery team responsible for the design, development and testing of subsea systems and instruments that solve the unique requirements of customers in various offshore markets including Energy, Ocean Science, Defence and Civil Engineering. Responsibilities will include creation of system architectures, electronic circuits, firmware and software development.
The scope of the role includes development of embedded software, firmware and electronics
hardware on a range of subsea instruments developed within the company.
The key competencies required include:
  • Development of core electronics/processing hardware including ARM and DSP platforms.
  • Development of reliable embedded software in a variety of programming languages, focussed on C and C++ and for ARM and DSP platforms.
  • Lead hardware reviews of new designs and assess different techniques or approaches to ensure the best one is chosen for the project.
  • Mentor junior members of the Projects Group team.
  • Proactive problem solving.
  • Develop and maintain excellent communication channels across the Company and in particular Engineering and Technology departments.
  • Produce analytical and support documentation for all designs.
  • Drive the development of designs into safe, reliable, and robust working products/systems,
architecting designs, documenting these, developing code and testing it to meet requirements.
  • Ensure new designs can be tested automatically in an efficient manner and tie this into automated build processes to ensure efficient use of technical resources.
Essential experience:
  • Comprehensive experience of C/C++ in an embedded environment
  • Demonstrable industrial experience
  • Optimisation for power on embedded platforms
  • Attention to detail
  • Source control, e.g. Git, Surround
  • Embedded Linux Demonstrable industrial experience
  • Real time operating systems / bare metal development
  • Programming languages, c#, c , c++ , DSP programming
  • Attention to detail Testing strategies for embedded software
  • Acoustic principles and theory
Other Information:
Permanent position
Location: Blackbushe
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: development engineer, system architecture, firmware, embedded software, electronics hardware