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  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Rate: Up to 43.00
  • Start Date: 15/08/2019
  • Duration: 6 months+

Applicants who require a work visa welcomed

Looking for an enthusiastic Embedded software engineer with several years' experience of C and Embedded systems, to join the Firmware team developing and supporting Wi-Fi. The role involves supporting existing development, investigating customer issues, porting features across multiple customisations and taking an active interest in developing and improving Control Plane testing and diagnostics.

The software is written in "C" and runs in a resource constrained, Embedded, Real Time environment.


  • Design and document individual modules.

  • Develop and test (unit, system and acceptance) firmware of major scale and complexity.

  • Maintenance of software including defect investigation


  • Degree (or equivalent qualification/experience) in maths/science/software/electronics

  • Excellent proven understanding of 'C' programming language for resource constrained Real Time environments where MIPS and memory have to be utilised carefully

  • Effective team player and good communicator

  • Excellent problem solving ability and tenacity in finding root cause for complex issues with focus on delivering results

To arrange an interview, please send CV to (see below) or call Jonathan Taylor.

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