32434 - Embedded Software Architect

£27 - £32/hour LTD CO / UMBRELLA CO
09 Mar 2018
12 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description For Vacancy No: 238533D

Consultant: Daniel Woodcock

Company Profile: Our client is a British institute and are one of the leading luxury car brands. This company has enjoyed year on year growth and have sold vehicles globally. With increase in demands means they are setting up new R&D facilities across EMEA to meet various regulation standards. They are looking for like mind professionals to join their ever-growing teams to be a part of wider success. You will be able to use all your knowledge and technical ability from day 1 and enjoy a long last career.

Job Location: Warwickshire

Job Position: 32434 - Embedded Software Architect

Duration: 12 months rolling

Job Description:

This role is for an experienced and highly motivated embedded software architect, with the responsibility for the specification, development, delivery and ongoing maintenance of software architecture for in-house developed ECUs.

This role has particular focus on networking and network gateways.

Tasks include software architecture design within the AutoSAR framework, working with the systems, controls, and software engineers to decompose incoming 'black box' level change requests down to the software unit level, interface definition to support integration of multiple software components, definition of low level ECU architecture including startup-shutdown, task scheduling, interrupt design, and network interfaces.

Acting as arbitrator where multiple solutions exist, to ensure the ECU internal architecture remains consistently structured.

Experience Required:

Experience in software architecture definition, preferably including AutoSAR and multicore / multiprocessor systems.

Thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle for embedded applications, including specification, architecture design, implementation, build and integration process, test, release and maintenance.

Experience of low level software functionality including task scheduling, interrupt service routines, software download, and startup / shutdown strategies

Knowledge of model based and code based software development principals including embedded 'C', and relevant standards such as MISRA. Automotive SPICE

Experience of networking and communication protocols and associated software / drivers. This should ideally include Ethernet and automotive standards such as CAN, Flexray and DOIP, though strong candidates from other industries will also be considered.

Specification authoring, requirements decomposition and change management, including software and software-hardware interface specifications, and sequence diagrams.

Development and execution of software integration test

Strong organisational, project management and communication skills essential.

Assertive behaviours where required manage trade-offs between stakeholders.

Knowledge of MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Visio)

Degree in Electronics, Computer Science / Software, Automotive / Aerospace / Telecoms engineering or similar subject, or equivalent industry experience

Rate: Between £27 and £32 per hour on a limited / Umbrella company basis based over 40 hours per week. Some flexibility can be shown on this for outstanding candidates.

Please note our client is unable to provide any VISA Sponsorship / Relocation