Embedded Software Engineer

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Location Manchester, Greater Manchester Salary
Sector IT Type contract

We are looking for two contract Software Engineers for an established and expanding Engineering company in Oldham. The role will see you joining a small team of skilled Engineers in the IT team who work on challenging and technically exciting projects.

The Engineer will be involved in development, enhancements, maintenance of a new & high profile project. The role is working on a large electronic devices, so previous exposure to embedded devices with C++ on Linux is essential.

This will be for a six month contract with a view to be extended. Some flex of start/Finish times can be offered if needed.

Skills & experience we are looking for include:

C/C++ Programming on a Linux platform.

Embedded system knowledge

Strong Linux programming skills - 2 YEARS

Linux systems - (Buildroot used onsite)

Good serial comms experience

Bash scripting, init scripts -

Overall system configuration experience

Desirable skills include:


Video graphics / Touch screen application experience a desirable

Gaming experience ( client is in this sector)

If you are interested in this role then please send me your latest CV or give me a call.

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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