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Senior Software Engineer

Ref no. BHN548411
Salary £50,000 - £65,000/annum
Location Buckinghamshire, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Are you a Software engineer who is looking for their next career move and who has experince devlopeing code with 'C' in an embedded environment?

Then I have the role for you!

Key skills required for this role

Embedded Software, Embedded C, C++, Software engineer, real-time operating systems, DO-178, GUI,


Candidates must be eligible for SC clearance

Job description

The purpose of the role is to create, maintain and release high quality software to schedule, in accordance with Company standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The purpose of the role is the design, coding, debugging, testing and maintenance of software for embedded applications encompassing both low-level microprocessor code as well as higher level software designs running within an embedded operating system environment
  • This will be undertaken alongside other technical activities while working with hardware and software engineers to deliver specific project goals derived from future product requirements
  • Responsibilities will include the development and implementation of application logic, peripheral drivers, protocols, human-machine interfaces and documentation of the same
  • A key element of the role will be the delivery of software within agreed timescales and to budget
  • The right candidate will be capable of designing and delivering robust code. Demonstration of competence in using C is essential as is embedded programming experience of both low level and high level code

Qualifications and Experience required:

  • Team working ability and drive to deliver on time
  • C experience in an embedded environment
  • Experience of embedded processors and real-time operating systems
  • Experience of interfacing with hardware devices and peripherals
  • Solid understanding of software development life-cycles and processes
  • Experience of requirement analysis, software design and software architecture
  • Experience with source control tools such as SubVersion and Git
  • Behavioural: self-starting, adaptable, problem solving
  • Desirable:
  • C++ experience in an embedded environment
  • Object Oriented Design and Programming experience
  • Familiarity with desktop application, GUI/event-based design
  • Knowledge of issue-tracking tools, such as Jira.
  • Knowledge of releasing software to Production
  • Knowledge of DO-178 would be advantageous

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