Software Engineer

Location: Bristol, England Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Joe Tomkins

I have a 3-6 month contract opportunity available for a Microcontoller Software Engineer, working for a company who are leaders in distrubuted fiber optic sensing,delivering significant business value worldwide through the deployment of ground-breaking technologies utilising Distributed Acoustic Sensing.

I will discuss the day rate at application stage.

My client require a microcontroller software engineer to join their team working on development of a new optical sensing product, the engineer will be expected to work on the development of the following:

  • C++ microcontroller firmware codebase;
  • Bespoke hardware drivers;
  • Scripted code-generation and build tools; and
  • Scripted product support tools;

Using these to provide firmware support/debugging for the testing & integration of the new hardware.

Essential Skills for Microcontroller Software Engineer:

Proficiency in C++ using the Standard Template Library.

The ability to implement and maintain reliable C++ applications in a networked microcontroller environment.

Competence in writing SPI interfaces to digital & analogue hardware.

Basic understanding of analogue and digital design principles.

The ability to debug hardware drivers and carry out hardware/firmware integration as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Demonstrated ability to understand and implement large embedded software projects.

Desirable Skills/Experience

Python scripting.

TI CCS & HalCoGen on the TI RM57x MCU

Eclipse development environment.

DSP & signal processing development (esp. in CUDA).

FPGA/CPLD design.

LWIP protocol stack


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