Embedded Software Engineer

Location: Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland Salary:
Sector: IT Type: contract

Embedded Software Engineer - 12 Month contract - Northern Ireland

A key client of Progressives are looking for a contract embedded software engineer on a 12 month contract. The sucessful embedded software engineer will have the majority of the skills and experience detailed below:

Essential Responsibilities

Design and implement software of embedded devices and systems from requirements to production release, through to post release support

Design, develop, code, test and debug embedded software across a range of micro-control architectures, from simple 16 bit standalone, through to complex multi-processor solutions

Work collaboratively with the hardware designers to optimise software / hardware partitioning Assist in bridging the gap between remote software development and localized testing and debug

Contribute to the hardware and software roadmap, to achieve convergence of a complex product portfolio, to a cost optimized platform solution

Desired Characteristics

Understanding of RTOS concepts, from simple round robin to layered pre-emptive

Experience with TI DSP, FPGA's and ARM architectures Ability to understand and minimally modify assembler

Experience of Embedded Linux implementations and environments

Experience of industrial communication protocols (eg. MODBUS, TCP, DNP3, IEC61850, CAN)

Please apply here or call Nathan on 01216325555

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Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales