Embedded Software Architect

Prospero Engineering
From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum
01 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Role

Prospero Engineering are seeking a Software Architect to provide technical leadership in the creation and evolution of the embedded Software Content within the company’s hi-tec products in line with QA, Risk and regulations.


As a Software Architect, you will be required to create commercially ready designs, manufacture and test in line with QMS suitable for regulatory files

Key tasks

·Developing Software Requirement elicitation and maintaining documentation structure

·Origination, maintenance and review of deterministic, multi- threaded, multi-processor software architectures

·Low level Software Designs

·Act as interface between Software Engineering and other engineering teams.

·Mentoring junior developers

·Ensuring compliance with industry coding standards

·Ensure adequate testing in line with software designs

·Ensure Designs are testable and suitable testing procedures

·Co-ordinate the release of production ready software in accordance with QMS

·Lead and Support the triaging process for identification and resolution of bugs and failure scenarios

·Design and documentation of risk control measures related to software

oLow Level estimation and planning

oTracking and status reporting of own progress on assignments.


·BSc or BEng Degree or relevant vocation experience

·Hands on experience delivering complex real time embedded control software

·Demonstrable experience of deploying new software designs

·Experience with sustaining and developing existing designs and codebases

·Experience of applying risk management principles

·Experience of designing software products within a regulated industry in accordance with ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 covering the entire life cycle


·Requirements Management using DOORS, CalibreRM (or similar)

·Embedded RTOS Architecture and Design

·Use of Design Patterns

·Design and interface documentation: Enterprise Architecht. Doxygen

·Programming Languages, MISRA C, (C# / .MET for WinCE and PC Applications desirable)

·Micro Controllers – STM32 family using IAR tool chain

·Multithreaded application development: FreeRTOS / SafeRTOS (or equivalent)

This role working with a state of the art technology company in the West Midlands. Other than fantastic opportunities, the company offers a great working environment and attractive benefits package.

Please note all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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