Embedded Software Engineer




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Maidenhead Perm Upto £50,000 Alfen/ESE/DH

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Our client is one of the world class developers and manufacturers of video conversion and AV signal distribution technology. They are looking for an Embedded C Software Engineer/Firmware to join their team.

This role is tailor made for someone with expertise in software design in Embedded C applications with a desire to create innovative tools for professional and broadcast A/V applications. Working as part of a dynamic, multi-disciplined design team you will be focused on delivering High Definition video conversion systems based around technology. This role will suit someone with a hunger to innovate and who enjoys working in a creative, collaborative environment.

As Embedded Software or firmware Engineer the primary responsibility of this role is to design and deliver Embedded C software used to control video products, ensuring that project targets are met.

Skills and Experience in the following below:

Essential Skills:

  • Knowledge of Embedded design using C
  • Implementation of multi-threading and multi-tasking applications
  • Software/firmware implementation and debugging at the hardware level
  • Knowledge of IP based sockets (TCP, UDP, DHCP, Multicast Internet Protocols)Desirable


  • Working knowledge of video systems and/or editing
  • Understanding of ARM processor
  • Proficient in object orientated design and test-driven development
  • Understanding in Man-machine interface design
  • Experience of Digital Video Standards and implementation
  • Applied experience in Agile Scrum development methodologiesThe successful candidate will possess a numerate degree and have a minimum of two years’ hands-on with Embedded C microprocessors.

In addition:

  • The applicant will have proven knowledge practice of the complete design cycle
  • Understanding of customer requirements to qualification and production release, including test and product delivery.
  • Able to work alone as well as collaboratively in teams
  • Able to listen and discuss solutions that contribute to the delivery of great customer experiences.
  • The candidate should be able to provide demonstrable evidence that they have proactive attitude in recognising problems and proposing potential solutions.

Keywords: Embedded C: Firmware ARM, H.264

To apply please forward a detailed cv to enquiries@alfen.co.uk.

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