Senior Embedded Linux Engineer

Computer Futures
County of Herefordshire
05 Aug 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
An ambitious multinational company, operating in the defence industry, is looking for a first class software engineer to join their fastpaced dynamic environment and to play a part in their continued growth.
This is an exciting opportunity to contribute towards new product ideas, research design and development and carry out testing. You will also have the responsibility of leading one of the companys products.

Job title: Senior Embedded Linux Software Engineer

Location: Herefordshire

Salary: GBP50,000 GBP60,000 (depending on experience)

About the role:
You will have the opportunity to own the software solution for assigned projects/products as well as contributing towards new product ideas, product research design & development, specifications and testing.
You will also develop product requirements and architectures from loose customer requirements and maintain the companys software engineering tools infrastructure and relevant documentation (requirements, design, test, interface, manuals)

Key skills:

Linux programming on embedded systems, using ARM processors in C
Linux scripting
Construction of Linux filesystems and build environments
Hardware interfacing and driver development
Linux kernel development
Embedded software development
Able to document requirements, design, testing and interface
Unit testing and test driven development
Integrating and verifying embedded software with hardware

Highly desirable skills:

Broad knowledge of programming languages including C, C++, python, Qt, Java
Hardware interfacing and driver development
Radio domain knowledge
Experience working with a military products, notably ECM and Counter RCIED
Working to coding guidelines and standards, (e.g. MISRA)
Use of static analysis tools
Experience with a range of tools supporting software development, such as git, Jenkins, and MantisTo be successful in this job you will either have, or be in a position to obtain SC clearance and have a Bachelors or higher degree in computer science or related subject.

If this is something that would be suitable for you, or you know of someone that would be suitable for the role, please get in touch today!
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