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Embedded Software Engineer

  • £50000 - £60000 per annum
  • Bradford
  • Posted: 18/01/2019
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 439101408

Job Details

The successful candidate must have experience of developing products on an embedded Linux platform and ideally from a Video processing background.


• Architecting and development of embedded systems, software and drivers to configure and control video processing products.

• Lead a small but growing software team to evaluate and implement new features and system requirements.

• Design, implement and test reusable and efficient software components for low resource embedded platforms.

• Imaginatively tackle sometimes loosely defined problems.

• Support HW team with verification tasks.

• Assisting R&D Manager with project reporting, tracking and team management

Required Experience and Qualifications:

• Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field.

• 8+ years of Software Engineering experience.

• Experience of system planning and architecting.

• Excellent OOP skills for planning and implemention.

• Excellent coding skills in C++, C.

• Scripting experience especially Bash-script and Python.

• Experience of working on Linux in an embedded system with recent knowledge of Yocto Project plus uBoot on ARM (preferably i.MX6) a big advantage.

• Hardware level debug skills and an ability to read schematics.

• Low-level device drivers experience for interfacing with hardware I/O and processing chips over PCIe, I2C and SPI.

• Knowledge and understanding of raw video timing standards.

• We need a good Team player with the ability to work within a multi-cultural, inter-disciplinary team.

Desirable Requirements:

• Experience with various UI frameworks and technologies for embedded and mobile platforms such as Qt, HTML5 and JavaScript.

• Web server configuration, ideally LightTPD.

• Can use control interfaces to manage and configure remote units (TCP/IP, RS232).

• FPGA + HDL skills.

If you are interested please apply ASAP. The People Network is an employment agency and will respond to all applicants within three - five working days. If you do not hear within these timescales please feel free to get in touch.