Senior Embedded Software Engineer - Wireless

Polytec Personnel Ltd
14 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We have a new vacancy for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer to be part of a highly successful team based in Cambridge. Our Client uses first-rate engineering processes and tools to develop cutting edge products across diverse markets. Working on wireless projects, you will design and write embedded software for complex electronics systems. In most cases this will involve working with one or more software or hardware engineers as part of a multidisciplinary project team. You may also participate in meetings with customers and potential customers from time to time and a small amount of travel may be involved. With an appropriate background in embedded software, you will have a good degree in a relevant subject, such as electronic engineering or computer science. You will have good experience in embedded software in C and communications software. An understanding of both hardware and software is essential, along with wireless communications systems and build systems and source control. Applicants with experience in one or more scripting languages and/or web technologies would be considered at an advantage. Main Responsibilities: Design, development and test of whole software subsystems, sometimes on more than one project at once Design of interfaces between your code and that of other software engineers on the team Delivery of high-quality code, compliant with the customer's requirements Carrying out your specific project tasks within the timescales and budgets agreed with the project manager Defining regression tests to ensure that your software is robust and complies with the specification Qualifications, Skills & Experience: Good degree in a relevant subject, such as electronic engineering or computer science Appropriate background in embedded software Experience in embedded software in C Experience in communications software Understanding of both hardware and software Understanding of wireless communications systems Understanding of build systems and source control One or more scripting languages - Advantageous Web technologies - Advantageous This job was originally posted as