Embedded Software Engineer

Job title : Embedded Software Engineer
Location : Coventry
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £45000 - £65000 per annum
Salary high : 65000
Salary low : 45000
Reference : sqembed_1694509523
Embedded Software Engineer

About the Company:
Our client is a pioneering company deeply entrenched in Powertrain design and development. Located in the heart of the automotive industry in Coventry, West Midlands, they are on a mission to revolutionise the automotive sector with innovative technologies that enhance vehicle performance, fuel efficiency, and sustainability.

Key Responsibilities:
The selected Embedded Software Engineer will play a pivotal role within the organisation, contributing to the following key responsibilities:
* Collaborating with a team of talented engineers to design and develop embedded software for cutting-edge Powertrain systems, primarily using Embedded C
* Utilising model-based development tools like Matlab Simulink and Embedded Coder to create efficient and high-performance software.
* Implementing Autosar standards to ensure seamless integration and communication within the automotive ecosystem.
* Developing and maintaining communication protocols such as CAN, LIN, and Ethernet.
* Creating and optimising device drivers for various hardware components, ensuring system stability and reliability.

The Ideal Candidate:
Our client is in search of a highly skilled Embedded Software Engineer who is passionate about automotive technology and possesses the drive to be at the forefront of Powertrain development. The ideal candidate should have a strong foundation in the following key skills and qualifications:
* Proficient in C programming for embedded systems.
* A deep understanding of embedded systems and their integration within the automotive environment.
* Understanding of model-based software development using Embedded Coder for code generation.
* Familiar with Automotive standards and processes.
* Knowledgeable about AUTOSAR architecture and its implementation in embedded systems.
* Hands-on experience with CAN, LIN, and Ethernet protocols.
* Familiar with SPI, I2C, UART
* Understanding of Agile/Scrum development methodologies.

Desirable Skills:
In addition to the key qualifications, the following technical skills and attributes would be highly desirable for the role:
* Experience developing device drivers for embedded systems.
* Experienced in writing low-level drivers for hardware components.
* Experience with real-time operating systems such as FreeRTOS or AUTOSAR OS.
* Proficiency in software testing methodologies, including unit testing, integration testing, and debugging techniques.
* Familiarity with tools like Git for version control and configuration management.
* Knowledge of embedded Linux systems and development.
* Experience in developing software for safety-critical applications, adhering to ISO 26262 or other relevant safety standards.
* Basic scripting skills in Python for automation and testing.
* Previous experience or knowledge of powertrain systems, including engines, transmissions, and electric powertrains.

Our client values a healthy work-life balance and offers a range of benefits to enhance your career and personal life. As part of our commitment to our team, we are pleased to provide:
* 25 days + bank holidays
* Company pension plan
* Hybrid working - Up to 4 days WFH
* Access to ongoing training and opportunities to expand your skills and advance your career.
* Cutting-Edge Projects - be at the forefront of the automotive industry, working on groundbreaking projects that contribute to the future of electric vehicles and sustainable mobility.
* Location - Work in Coventry, at the heart of the UK's automotive hub, with free parking and excellent transport links.

Next Steps:
This is a unique opportunity to join a forward-thinking organisation at the forefront of Powertrain design and development, contributing to the exciting future of electric vehicles in Coventry. Candidates who possess the required technical skills can help shape the future of automotive technology and accelerate the transition to sustainable mobility. Apply now and embark on an electrifying journey with our client!

Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.