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Embedded Linux Developer (23384)


Embedded Linux, C / C++, TCP / IP

Do you want to work with systems such as Yocto/OpenEmbedded or Buildroot, developing embedded systems using Linux for multiple industries?

Join this top UK company and you will be responsible for:

  • Design, Implementation and Test of embedded linux components in software systems
  • Design of interfaces between your code and hardware or remote systems
  • Delivering high quality, professional code, compliant with the client’s requirements
  • Executing project tasks to tight deadlines and rigorous quality standards within the timescales and budgets agreed with the project manager
  • Participating in meetings with clients, potentially including travel to US, Europe and/or Asia for meetings or workshops

Minimum requirements:

  • An excellent degree / PhD in Computer Science, Electronics, or a related discipline
  • Experience of selecting processors/platforms/toolchains for embedded Linux
  • Experience of specifying or using application layer protocols between devices and server systems, over TCP/IP or short range wireless
  • TCP/IP networking/routing knowledge
  • Experience of production quality software implementation

You will also have:

  • An imaginative and inquisitive mind, eager to learn new skills and develop solutions for complex problems
  • Strong communication skills. Ability to explain and defend design and code, and present complex technical issues clearly to clients and internal teams
  • Experience working with other disciplines (e.g. RF, server, design teams)

Any of the following experience would be advantageous:

  • Knowledge of open source licensing
  • Experience with the ROS or OpenWRT operating systems
  • More detailed knowledge of low power wireless protocols (e.g. WiFi, Bluetooth, LORA, implementation of custom
  • protocols)
  • Digital Security experience (encryption/authentication schemes)
  • Working to regulatory standards such as MISRA, ISO13485

This role will be subject to Security Clearance Vetting procedures.

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