Software Developer - Vehicle Interior Functions

Continental Engineering SErvices
01 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate proven capability and experience of designing and developing software for high performance embedded systems.

Job Description:

  • Realisation of embedded software for 8-, 16- and 32-bit microcontrollers using established company design practices and software life cycles in line with the ISO2001:2008 quality system and high integrity design standards;
  • Interpretation of system requirements in collaboration with systems and hardware engineers to generate software requirements using semi-formal methods;
  • Code implementation using C/C++ programming languages, assembly language and automatic code generation from modelled environments;
  • Generation and execution of test plans and reports at all levels of the ?V? life cycle, including unit/structural tests, integration tests and verification/validation tests;
  • Generation and formal review of technical documentation and artefacts from the design process;
  • Participation in FMEA, HAZOP, FTA and other analysis techniques

Job Requirements:

  • Degree-qualified in an appropriate science or engineering discipline;
  • Proven experience in a similar role within an embedded system product development environment;
  • Experience of programming using C, C++, C# and assembly languages;
  • Experience of Real Time Operating System, Graphics Systems, OpenGL, Linux and scripting
  • Experience with the Infineon TriCore family of microcontrollers (preferably using the Tasking or HighTechGNU tools chain);
  • Experience in Windows Embedded, Embedded Linux, Visual Studio and Eclipse;
  • Experience using requirements management and specification tools
    e.g. DOORS, Cradle, MKS Integrity;
  • Experience using configuration management tools e.g. MKS;
  • Experience with software analysis methodologies e.g. Yourdon SASD or UML;
  • Experience in the use of model-based development tools
    e.g. Mathworks Simulink & Stateflow, dSpace TargetLink;
  • Experience using software test verification tools e.g. Tessy;
  • Experience with CAN based test tools e.g. Canalyser, Canape, PCAN or ValueCAN;
  • An ability to interpret circuit schematics and understand the basic operation of electronics hardware, especially microprocessor peripheral support circuitry;
  • Good test and analysis skills;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills;
  • Proficiency with standard office tools: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc;
  • A team player with the ability to work alone unsupervised;
  • Highly-motivated and capable of working on multiple activities concurrently.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days holiday plus statutory holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Childcare Voucher scheme
  • Discount on tyres
  • Training Opportunties
  • Modern working environment

To apply:

Please send your cover letter, CV stating the position of the vacancy to the following address:


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