HNC/Degree software/electronic Engineering discipline

Recruiter
Teambuilder Recruitment Limited
Location
Taunton, Somerset
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum £35-40K
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Software / Hardware Design Engineer - Somerset

Qualifications
HNC/Degree software/electronic Engineering discipline
Additional embedded software course/s: Assembly/C/C++/ embedded architecture

Knowledge and skill requirements:
• Degree/HND qualified in an engineering discipline or equivalent.
• Understanding of microcontroller hardware and architectures is essential.
• Minimum of three years’ experience of embedded software development in C.
• Familiarity with microchip and ST devices desirable.
• A keen interest in programming best practices.
• Experience of C# programming desirable.
• Must be able to understand / interpret circuit diagrams.
• Must be familiar with electronic test equipment (scopes & meters)
• Ability to plan tasks and estimate timescales.
• Good development, documentation, release and revision management skills.
• Experience in source control practices
• I2C, SPI, Bluetooth, wireless protocols, PWM, AD, UART desirable.
• Excellent communicator at all levels

The Role
Working within the R&D department as part of a multi disciplined team, the successful candidate will be required to design/develop medium to large volume embedded systems for interfacing both AC/DC devices, for new and existing products They shall be involved throughout the product life cycle

The role will also require the successful candidate to become involved in hardware design/layout/prototyping/ testing a mixture of hardware & control circuitry concurrently, ideally resulting in a 40% - 60% mix hardware/software design respectively