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Embedded Software Engineer - Green Energy - Cambridge

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04 June 2014
02 July 2014
Mike Jenkins
Job Function
Specialist Area
Contract Type
£40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits

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Embedded Software Engineer - Green Energy - Cambridge

Leading supplier in smart metering technology have an immediate requirement for an Embedded Software Engineer to join a growing team. Our award winning client is part of a rapidly growing industry and their innovations are making important contributions to some of today's key social and global resource issues.

Suitable applicants must have strong A levels and a good degree (2:1) in a relevant field, be highly motivated, strong in mathematical analysis and creative with hands-on problem solving abilities.

The following knowledge and experience are required:


*Embedded C - including 8, 16 & 32 bit platforms
*Use of popular revision control systems and bug tracking methodologies
*Ability to optimise algorithms for time and or code space constraints
*Committed to producing high quality, maintainable software using industry best practice and methodologies
*Self motivation and an ability to operate with minimal supervision

It would be desirable to have the following skills:

*Object Oriented Programming .NET, Java
*Scripting languages - for example Perl, Python
*Experience in the design and administration of both SQL and NoSQL databases
*Data analysis\data science background
*Familiarity in interpreting schematic circuit designs.
*Use of common test equipment for embedded design such as oscilloscopes and logic analysers.
*An understanding of cryptographic techniques such as public/private key encryption.
*Previous experience using low power microcontrollers.
*Experience involving local interprocessor communications such as SPI and I2C *

This is a fast paced, project based environment which provides opportunities for motivated people to get involved in all aspects of delivery and to develop into new technical arenas. You will be working in a rapidly evolving industry at an exciting time both for technologists developing solutions as well as for the sustainability agenda.

Please send your CV to Mike Jenkins at IC Software -

Keywords: embedded C, 18 bit, 16 bit, 32 bit, SPI, I2C, Embedded Engineer, meter, smart, Cambridge, UK

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