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Embedded Software Engineer


  • £40000 - £65000 per annum
  • Cramlington
  • Posted: 20/05/2019
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 439101515

Job Details

As an Embedded Engineer working as part of the engineering team you will be responsible for the design and development of software/firmware for automotive electronics. This will involve interpreting specifications to produce software functional specifications, coding, testing, software design, and documentation. The role will also include software functional safety analysis, design, and validation.

Essential Skills and Experience

Proficient C programming in embedded system environment.

Minimum 3 years of experience in embedded software development or Automotive ECU programming.

Experience with various microcontrollers and related compilers and debuggers such as ARM Cortex-M, AVR, Microchip PIC, DsPic, TI-C2000, MSP430, Infineon-TriCore etc.

Experience in automotive motor control applications and power management applications.

Knowledge in control software for analogue and digital circuits.

Experience in automotive protocols such as CAN, LIN

Experience in peripherals interfaces (UART, SPI, I2C, ADC, Flash, GPIO)

Knowledge in modular APIs and code reusability.

Source code version control and build process.

Unit testing methodology.

Experience in handling of testing and measurement equipment (Oscilloscope, DVM, Vector CANalyzer, etc.)

Desirable Experience and Skills

National Instruments LabVIEW

Good experience with Matlab/Simulink

Experience in Automotive diagnostics standard protocols like ISO14229, OBD2

Experience in Automotive Functional Safety according to ISO26262, IEC61508, D078B

Experience in Electric Vehicle Battery Management Systems (BMS)

Experience in Automotive Bootloaders.

Minimum Qualifications

BSc (Hons) in Computer Science / Software Engineering, BEng (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent. 2.1 or higher grade, or in a comparable field.

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.