About the job
This is a senior hands-on design role, heading the hardware side of the company. This is a greenfield role yielding significant freedom in design, within the restrictions of the output requirements. You will work alongside our current sensor and machine learning specialist, as well as an experienced software developer, to take ownership of everything in between - from custom microcontroller board design to associated firmware. You will be responsible for the collection, storage, processing, and transmission via a wireless protocol of high-throughput data collected by embedded sensors, working intimately with our sensor specialist and the software lead who is constructing the cloud infrastructure on the receiving end. Assisting our team as senior advisor is the Director of Engineering at Raspberry Pi (now Chief Product Officer at Raspberry Pi).
We are seeking candidates with hardware design and development experience across the full product lifecycle. Candidates should be comfortable working with minimal supervision in an extremely fast-paced startup environment, and be willing to take part in the ideation process both within and outside their direct fields of expertise.
- Experience developing complex circuit board designs and PCB schematics
- Firmware experience
- Comfortable in a programming language of choice
- Building, testing and debugging electronic systems (software and hardware)
- Strong debugging and problem-solving skills
- Eligible to work in the UK
- Experience working with ARM-based devices
- Experience with BLE
- Experience with version control tool (i.e. git)
Candidates will have professional and academic qualifications in the field, and the ability to provide references upon request.How to apply
Send your CV and one-paragraph cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.