Software Architect - RDK-B

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    Brentwood, Essex

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  • Salary:

    £500.00 - £550.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Emma Higson-Kirrane

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Software Architect - RDK-B, Linux, Telco, Broadband


6 Months

IR35: In scope

Fancy working with the Europe's leading Entertainment Company? Our client is looking for a Software Architect to join their thriving team in London.

Our client is a large entertainment organisation; they excite and inspire customers with leading innovations and technologies in the entertainment industry. They strive to be the best for customers and the people working for them. They are always looking for ways to improve.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Break down product requirements into RDK-B based software requirements providing design / implementation input as appropriate
  • Within software feature delivery lifecycle, perform architect review and sign-off of RDK-B related tickets prior to commitment into development sprint
  • Provide point of synchronisation with our partners Architecture teams acting as conduit of bilateral information share over existing RDK-B development and future roadmap
  • Provide source of subject matter expertise on RDK-B to support development and test teams deliver RDK-B based products
  • Where needed, provide technical arbitration over RDK-B related issues representing our businesses strategic objectives.

Required Skills:

  • RDK-B software architecture
  • Software design patterns and principles of architecturally sound implementation with emphasis on abstraction, interfacing, encapsulation, coupling, scalability and re-use
  • Component-oriented solutions, merits and challenges including hands on exposure in some relevant paradigms
  • Embedded Linux architectures from bootloader up to user-space applications
  • Linux subsystems including device-drivers, user-space / kernel interaction, system, inter-process communication
  • Different API mechanisms including when and how to use
  • Networking technologies & protocols including IP, Ethernet, Wi-Fi and LAN management applications
  • Data representation and communication (e.g. JSON, XML)
  • End to end embedded software development, for technology products from requirements capture, design, development, test and post release maintenance
  • Software delivery workflow tools (e.g. Jira, Redmine)

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance.