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Embedded Software Engineer

Ref: 80923

  • Negotiable
  • 30 Apr 2024
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Contract

Embedded Software Engineer

12 Month Contract, Hybrid, Dublin

About the Company

My client is a very fast growing organisation with an excellent culture and with a reputation as a great place to work.

About the Position

Are you a talented embedded software engineer looking to work for a fast growing company with an excellent reputation?  In this role, you'll be responsible for designing, documenting, and implementing sophisticated, highly scalable, low-latency software in C++ on Linux-based systems. This position requires a candidate with strong embedded software experience and a deep understanding of good software design principles.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement software for embedded devices and systems from requirements to production and commercial deployment.
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive understanding of the automotive industry.
  • Build a close technical relationship with automotive partners during product development.
  • Coordinate with the architecture and software teams to develop the best solution for partners working on our platforms.
  • Design, develop, code, test, and debug system software.
  • Review code and design.
  • Analyze and enhance the efficiency, stability, and scalability of system resources.
  • Provide post-production support.
  • Assess third-party and open-source software.

  • Related BS or MS degree or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum 8 years of experience writing production-quality code.

  • Excellent programming skills in C++, C, and Python.

  • Hands-on and ready to code, participate in debug sessions on a day-to-day basis.

  • Experience in hands-on development and troubleshooting on embedded targets.

  • Proven experience in embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking real-time operating systems.

  • Familiarity with software configuration management tools, defect tracking tools, and peer review.

  • Experience with RTOS, Embedded Linux, Android, and/or other embedded operating systems.

  • Experience with networking technologies like Ethernet, TCP/IP, HTTP, etc.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Good understanding of hardware devices such as MCU, CPU, Network Switch, etc.
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.
  • Experience with network security and networking technologies and system, security, and network monitoring tools.
  • Hands-on experience in security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering,

Remuneration Package

A very competitive daily rate is on offer, depending on your experience.


Please contact Derek Smyth on 01 5927861 or email or simply click the apply button.

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