Embedded Software Engineers “Best company to work for”

2019-08-29 15:07:042019-10-23 Enterprise Recruitment
Job Type Permanent
Location Cambridge
Area Cambridgeshire, England Cambridge
Sector Software - Embedded
Salary £30000 - £72000 per annum, Benefits: extensive - see ad
Currency GBP
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser Jamie Harris
Job Ref 1668JHb
If you are an embedded software engineer looking for something special then you may have just found it.  This company have recently won an award for being an outstanding employer to work for due to a very long list of attributes that make them stand out from the crowd.  As well as the usual corporate benefits package and performance related bonus schemes employees benefit from a very active social club that has created a “family feel” to the company, Free lunches, Structured career development plans that allow staff to thrive within both technical disciplines and leadership roles, A very large budget for employee training and perhaps most importantly there is an incredible amount of variety in technical work – Embedded Software Engineers typically work on 2-3 different projects at once which is something that many engineers crave and in turn the company have a very low turnover of staff.

They are currently looking for Embedded Software Engineers to design and write low level software for complex electronics systems within a range of radio based Wireless applications including telecommunications, medical, engineering and consumer goods. Recent examples include the Hardware and Software development of a wireless healthcare telemetry system, an Aerospace radio system, a satellite communication unit and various ZigBee and Bluetooth developments.

In most cases the embedded software engineer will work with one or more software or hardware engineers as part of a multidisciplinary project team. You may also participate in meetings with clients from time to time. The company define embedded software as software working at the electronics/software boundary and/or in a constrained environment (e.g. tight memory, low power).

Embedded Software Engineer minimum requirements

Background in embedded software, degree in a relevant subject such as electronic engineering or computer science, embedded C, understanding of both hardware and software, understanding of build systems and source control, passion for technical problems.

Embedded Software Engineer desirable requirements

Understanding of wireless communications systems
Windows programming
Scripting languages

Position: Embedded Software Engineer
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £30-72k
Benefits: Profit share scheme, Pension, Life assurance, Private medical insurance, Free canteen (lunch and refreshments), 25 days holiday, Relocation assistance, Flexible working hours.
Key Skills: Embedded C, communications software
Apply: jamie AT enterpriserecruitment DOT com


If you don’t fit this requirement exactly but are interested in this type of work feel free to e-mail a CV as you may be suitable for embedded software positions we are recruiting for.  I specialise in recruiting software engineers for electronics and technology companies throughout the UK.

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