Senior Systems Development Engineer

Senior Systems Development Engineer

Job Title: Senior Systems Development Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897004_1605092969
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2020 11:09

Job Description

Senior Systems Development Engineer
My client who are an internationally known manufacturer of single board computer products are looking for an experienced Senior Systems Development Engineer to join the team. They design and develop totally in-house and use leading-edge Intel microprocessors and a range of peripheral components.
The Job
The primary objective for this role is to be able to define, build and test small development systems for our customers. These are typically based on third party standard enclosures and our own board level products, with additional third party products often included.
The role typically but not exclusively involves the following:
-Liaison with our Marketing and Technical Support teams from the bid stage, to ensure compliance with appropriate standards for systems based on standard or customised enclosures containing board level products and, where necessary, additional software.
-Refining and maintaining quality system processes to describe system creation and production.
-Construction and maintenance of technical files to support CE marking of the product.
-Preparation for, and attendance at, off-site and on-site compliance testing when required.
-Assisting with, or carrying out, the assembly and testing of the prototype systems.
-Where required, compiling assembly and test instructions for production manufacturing of the systems.
-Researching standards and technologies to ensure future compliance.
-Providing feature set input to the design of new boards and supporting software.
-Providing input to the board and software design teams to improve the system-level usability of the boards in real applications.
Qualifications and Experience
You are expected to be familiar with some or all of the following:
-Designing for or with embedded computer boards and software.
-Building, configuring and testing embedded computer systems.
-Installing and configuring Windows and Linux operating systems and drivers.
-Diagnosing and rectifying assembly and other problems to board level.
-Creation or at least modification of software test scripts and interpreting the test results. (This does not include the creation or modification of software programs.)
-Understanding and applying the requirements of military and commercial industry standards
-Position - Senior Systems Development Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Colchester
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Electronics, Software, Embedded, Systems, Computer, Windows, Linux, CE
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.

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