Embedded Software Engineer
Remote / London
Rate: £370 per day
3 months+ Contract
The Embedded Software Engineer will work as part of an Agile software development team and will be expected to develop and deliver high quality code in support of world class broadband products.
Embedded Software Engineer responsibilities:
Development team member with responsibility for the development of one or more software components.
Technical authority for one or more software components.
Contributes to testing best practices with a primary emphasis on automated testing
Shall perform ad hoc testing and planned testing either manually or preferably via test automations. Qualifications:
Likely to have relevant, contemporary and industry recognised qualifications appropriate to the specific function.
Likely to have a degree qualification (engineering/science) in relevant area.
Relevant professional experience.Embedded Software Engineer Skills/Experience:
Demonstrable experience in software design and development, using the C programming language, ideally on embedded systems
Experience developing and debugging in a Linux environment
Strong scripting skills, e.g. bash, Python
Experience in building and debugging software for embedded systems development, with demonstrable experience of shell scripting, debugging tools, e.g. gdb.
Use of code revision, issue tracking and continuous integration tools, e.g. git, Jira, Gitlab
Understanding of the hardware and software constraints related to developing home gateways or similar consumer electronic systems
Must have experience of working with Agile delivery methodologies such as Scrum, Kanban; iterative planning and task estimation
Experience of building products using OpenWRT or similar
Experience in Linux kernel and driver development is preferred.
Collaborative and innovative approach to problem solving
Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment and Test Driven Development
Exposure to, and understanding of drivers behind automated test strategies
Working to ambitious timescalesDesired skill sets for Embedded Software Engineer:
Demonstrable contribution to open source projects
Experience on one or more of the following: TR-069, SIP(S), Wi-Fi driver development, DECT, cellular interfaces
Bootloader experience, e.g. U-Boot
An understanding of the TR-069 protocol and TR-181 data model design and use
Demonstrable experience of designing or developing embedded containerised environment
Has a working knowledge of Home Gateway standards including, but not restricted to: IPv4/IPv6, PPP, IPoE, Wi-Fi, UPnP / Multicast and EoGRE.
Experience using JTAG debuggers to bring up and debug hardware
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