Job Vacancy Engineer – Design (Systems)

Reports to: Design Manager Apply Now

Purpose of Position

Working within a team of multi-disciplined engineers, the Engineer – Design (Systems) will be hands on in developing firmware, embedded PC applications for real-time applications and supporting legacy code bases for a variety of innovative products.


Key Accountabilities

  1. Design and develop code for diverse applications
  2. Maintain and expand a suite of C/GNU/ARM firmware and Linux software
  3. Write new software using formal methods and adhering to the company coding standards
  4. Review the approach of software test to release and identify and implement recommendations
  5. Work closely with our customers to capture and implement their requirements using user stories
  6. Support customers at their sites currently UK only
  7. Contribute to multi-disciplined teams on a number of projects


 Job-Holder Requirements

Education, Experience & Knowledge

  • Graduate of Computer Science, Electronic Engineering or similar
  • Excellent C programming skills
  • Sound understanding of structured design using Agile and Waterfall methods and a tidy methodical approach
  • Experience of real time systems and control theory
  • Good understanding of microcontroller peripherals / drivers
  • Experience of communications protocols: Serial, SPI, I2C, CANBus, Wireless and IP networking
  • Basic understanding of electronics, especially microcontroller interfacing
  • Some knowledge of Linux / MySQL an asset
  • Ideally an industrial automation / electric automotive background

Core Competencies & Skills

  • Ability to identify and solve problems
  • Ability to lead and inspire a small team
  • Add energy and confidence to our dynamic working environment
  • Ability to work in a team and independently
  • Ability to prioritise and plan effectively

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