Introduction Our client are a cutting edge electronics company working on aerospace sensor systems. They currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced embedded software engineer to join them in their Plymouth offices. Important Strong embedded software engineering experience - C, C++ The Job A vacancy has arisen for an Embedded Software Engineer to work on a range of inertial measurement projects, at the Plymouth site. Key Responsibilities: * Providing inputs to Software planning, estimation and project management activities. * Providing inputs to the requirements analysis activity. * Decomposition of system requirements in to software requirements, user stories, use cases * Embedded software design architectural/detailed design. * Development of detailed test specifications, integration and unit level * Coding - primarily Embedded C++ and C for support systems and tools. * Verification of code against design and requirements. * Hardware/software integration * Support performance qualification testing including the development of test tools. Essential Experience: * 5-years' experience of Software Engineering, working within the software development lifecycle on real time embedded software, including use of high level languages C and C++, Ada (preferably modern embedded C++) * The ability to work well within a team as well as being self-motivated. * Excellent technical writing and communication skills * Excellent customer focus Desirable Experience includes at least some of the following: * Experience with software design tools e.g. Enterprise Architect or similar * Understanding of UML * Experience with version control e.g. SVN, Git, Seapine SCM * Experience of Test Driven Development * Experiences of Lean Software Development * Experience of providing planning input project management and bids Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc. Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.