Embedded Software Engineer

  • Location

    Amersham, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Healthcare

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Victoria Akokhia-King

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


Role Title

Embedded Software Engineer




6 Months



Role Summary / Purpose

My client is looking for an Embedded Software Engineer to help develop, introduce, and maintain new products in the Cell Therapy field. This role requires a versatile, driven software engineer who enjoys applying their problem-solving prowess to tackle challenges encountered when delivering new classes of products to an exciting area. You will be working within a tightknit multidisciplinary team, encompassing Physicists, Mechanical and Electronic Engineers and Industrial Designers.

Essential Responsibilities

The successful candidate will;

  • Bring together development kits and peripherals to develop prototype products.
  • Help design and implement new products, liaising with our electronics engineers to create final designs.
  • Aid discussions with product managers to fully understand and specify different product requirements.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or similar numerate degree
  • Understanding of C, C++ or similar
  • Proven problem-solving ability
  • Experience of bringing up new hardware

Desired Characteristics

  • Thorough understanding of the use in C and C++ in an embedded, real-time, resource constrained device
  • Some experience writing software for embedded systems
  • Experience of working in a regulated environment, ideally medical devices
  • Knowledge of Unix-based operating systems and the GCC toolchain