Embedded Systems Engineer

Location
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary
£45ph - £70ph
Posted
17 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Clearance Level
DV, None / Undisclosed, SC
Job Type
Contract

Embedded Systems Engineer :

World class Defence Organisation based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire is currently looking to recruit 5x Embedded Systems Engineer on a subcontract basis.

The contract is initially for 6 months. Contract hourly rate; £45 - £70 per hour.

Embedded Systems Engineer Job Description:

The department are looking to recruit a number of Systems Engineers to cover Software, Systems, Verification, Requirements capture roles.

• Systems engineering, full development lifecycle experience
• Systems requirements definition, management and validation
• Systems integration – real-time embedded systems, hardware/software
• Systems verification – test procedure development, requirements to test traceability, unit based testing
• Be comfortable reading, writing and implementing Low-Level Systems & High-Level Software requirements
• To understand Embedded Software architectures and implementations, and their interfaces to Systems and Hardware
• To understand Hardware architectures and implementations, and their interfaces to Systems level functions and Software design
• Be cognisant of internal (board/board or Processor/Peripheral) and external (unit to unit/network) data bus standards
• Logical and innovate problem solving skills that can span systems/software/hardware

Preferred Skills:

• Aerospace industry domain knowledge
• Aerospace standards understanding - DO178B/C
• Will be able to read and interpret schematics
• Able to use an emulator for on chip debugging
• Able to use COTS TE (‘scope, bus analysers etc.) in a lab environment
• Happy to work in a reuse environment, making efficiency decisions based on previously developed functions

Tools (not all required);

• DOORS - requirements capture tool
• Software / Systems experience
• SysML - Systems Architecture definition
• Python – development/scripting language
• Embedded C software – Python or similar