Embedded Software Engineer

First Hand Recruitment
£30000 - £50000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Embedded Software Engineer
Job Title Synonyms: C Developer, Software Developer, Embedded C
Company: First Hand Recruitment
Location: Guildford, Surrey
Salary: £30-45,000
Additional Benefits: + bonus, Flex Benefits and Car Allowance at Senior grade

This organisation provides consultancy services to national security and defence customers, specialising in embedded radio solutions. Solving clients' problems often requires them to produce high-performance software and hardware, using a variety of cutting-edge technologies and tools.

They are a small, selective community (~60 people) that seeks out the hardest problems and employs the brightest minds to solve them. They value technical ability and dedication, and reward these with rapid promotion and generous packages including private healthcare, share incentive scheme, and performance-related bonus. Also they provide training, mentoring, and support for professional accreditation.

I am looking for like-minded candidates to join them as software developers. In this role you will work on a variety of fast-paced, exciting projects for a number of clients, often working on several projects at a time, and switching
between different languages and tools as necessary. Our ideal candidate will have an impressive history of achievement, will be highly-organised, and will enjoy the challenge of solving complex problems.

We have a range of opportunities and would welcome applications from exceptional candidates from early career engineers through to experienced team leads.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside a team of dedicated professionals and experts that are truly some of the best in their field. You will receive all the training you need to fast track yourself to success. If you are looking for a career, with genuine opportunities to move up the ladder, then this is a company that want to help you, guide you and inspire you to achieve your full potential.

About the Role

Depending on your project assignment and level of experience, you may work on some or all of the following: High-performance wireless application design/development in C/ C++ and related languages.

Managing technical projects and people. Customer-facing business development and consultancy. Mentoring and coaching junior colleagues.

Essential Skills:

We are looking for ambitious, high-calibre people with the following characteristics: First class degree in science/engineering/maths from a leading university, PhD a plus.

+ Proven problem-solving skills.
+ Evidence of innovation and initiative. Excellent communication skills.
+ Wide variety of interests and general knowledge.
+ Ability to produce high-quality software.

Desirable Skills:

+ Understanding of digital signal processing