Senior Embedded/Firmware Engineer

Computer Futures
Maidstone District
£45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am looking for a senior embedded software engineer to join a successful and growing organisation near Canterbury, Kent. If you have experience with embedded firmware and would be comfortable taking a lead on projects, then this role could be for you! What will you be doing? The main part of the position will be to develop reliable and competent firmware code for their current and next generation product range. The company update up to 30% of their products year on year, and you will have the opportunity to discuss with senior management about how they continue to develop innovative devices. You will have the ability to take a lead on projects, and be able to take an idea from concept stage through to manufacturing. In addition to this, you will work well as part of a team and have excellent communication skills, being able to liaise confidently with other teams to solve complex design issues. What skills will you have? Experience writing embedded firmware (C, Assembler) Have an appreciation of PC application development utilising Windows O/S for setup and configuration programs for their product range, as well as some test applications. Experience with either the ARM microcontroller family (M0, M3, M4 and M7) or 8/16 bit PIC controllers. Experience writing low level driver code utilising some of the following protocols; SPI, I2C, CAN, USART, DMA, DAC, ADC, PVM and GPIO. Basic understand of digital electronics or can understand and follow a digital circuit diagram. Experience with ST Microcontrollers, DO178/DO254 quality standards or network applications (Bluetooth, WiFi, Ethernet) would be highly desirable. Who will you be working for? As a senior software engineer, you will be joining a successful SME within the satellite navigation sector. The company are turning over a healthy profit, and they are consistently winning new projects which has resulted on them going through a recruitment drive. If you are looking to join a professional and friendly team who are focussed on delivering high quality products where you can have an input into new designs, then this could be the ideal fit for you. Whats in it for you? Youll be joining an organisation thats eager to reward you with the following: Pension scheme (3% matched contribution) 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) Free parking on site Competitive salary Are you comfortable developing embedded firmware, leading projects and want to be a senior figure in a software team? If so, then we want to hear from you! Sthree UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Advertised through Zoek Advertised through Zoek 42935.