Software Engineer Consultant - C/C++ / Embedded

10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A far cry from your run-of-the-mill Software Engineer; a chance to be truly innovative, spread your technical wings, and see your work really make a difference to lots of products and people.This superb opportunity is for an embedded Software Engineer to work as a Software Engineering Consultant, for a leading Consulting firm who are working with clients to develop cutting-edge products of the future.

Software Engineer Consultant – low-level / real-time embedded / C / C/C++

Location: Village location outside of Cambridge

Salaries – Completely negotiable and excellent – to secure exceptional talent they offer some of the top salaries available in tech marketplace


·Strong academic achievements – Minimum of a 2.1 in Computer Science, Maths, Physics with A’s & B's at A-level or equivalent etc

·Able to gain security clearance

·History of low-level programming (academic or commercial)

·A desire to constantly solve difficult problems

·An excellent communicator – both written and verbal, with confidence to speak with a technical and non-technical audience

·A self-motivated individual who is able to take a pro-active approach to work assignments.

·Ability to quickly pick-up new technologies

·You want to develop a diverse array of real-world products and devices within a consultancy setting


The successful Software Engineer Consultant will:

·Be assigned to a cross-disciplinary project team to work on a wide-variety of design and development tasks, depending on the customers’ needs. This could range from electronics, mechanical systems, devices, machines to hardware systems.

·Continuous learning, to increase your technical knowledge depending on the requirements of a project, this could be learning a new tool / programming language etc

·Liaise with customers to help define requirements and formulate solutions

What we offer:

·The opportunity to collaborate with some of the brightest engineers in their respective fields

·A far cry from your run-of-the-mill Software Developer; a chance to be truly innovative, spread your technical wings, and see your work really make a difference to lots of products and people

·The chance to always be learning and upskilling

·Top salaries plus life assurance, dental cover, health, excellent pension, and travel allowance

Keywords – Software Engineer / Developer / Consultant / low-level / embedded C / C/C++ / Java / Python / real-time embedded / hardware / Computer Science / Mathematics / Physics / Computer Engineering / BSc / MSc / BEng / MEng / Ph.D. / Doctorate / Consulting


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