Embedded Software Engineer

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    Oliver Hurved

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    3 months ago

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Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

Responsible for developing and testing software across platforms and ecosystems to enable connectivity features for our vehicles. You will be part of a highly skilled embedded Software Development Team working across a range of projects from production to advanced projects.

You will be expected to follow exception software development principles and must be passionate about delivering high quality software though modern Agile and Lean approaches.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

You will be adept at working in an agile team, and have the ability and willingness to pick up new languages and development environments with ease.

  • Experience in the following areas is required
  • Commercial software development experience of embedded systems or applications
  • Development experience in one of the following languages C, C++, and Java.
  • Knowledge and experience of Linux
  • Use CICD tools I.e. Gitlab/ Jenkins
  • Knowledge and or experience of implementing best practises for software development i.e. TDD, Coding Standards, Static

Experience in any of the following is desirable for the role but not necessary:

  • Edge computing, telecoms, real-time application development, Linux kernel, virtualization, SOA, RTOS, ASIL/SIL, microkernel operating systems, cyber security, artificial Intelligence.

Please feel free to include links to any open source work you have contributed to, or key coding achievements in your application.

So why us?

This role is based in our new hi-tech Digital Delivery Centre in the heart of Manchester, where you will be working alongside some of the best Engineers in the world. We have the top two floors in the Neo Building which has undergone a £8m refurbishment, neighbours in the building amongst others including Microsoft. We have a roof terrace with weatherproof desk pods as well as showers, bike racks and a gym. We run a regular events/social program and the building is dog friendly!

  • Competitive salary - option to increase by opting for 40 hours per week rather than 37 hours
  • 26 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Bonus annually dependent upon personal performance
  • Annual pay review
  • Relaxed dress code, flexible working and case by case remote working
  • Pluralsight account - unlimited online training for development and DevOps skills
  • Employee Learning Scheme - £250 per year towards any learning activity of your choice
  • Discounts for a whole range of retailers and experiences i.e. 10% at Boots, 20% at EE and 5% at Sainsbury's
  • Privilege car scheme - discounts on our vehicles for yourself and some family members