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Senior Software Engineer, Firmware (26000)

Cambridge
to £90k plus excellent benefits

Wireless technologies for the expanding consumer electronics market

Our client is a pioneer in their field and they continue to develop new products for the consumer market which maintains their leading position. They are currently seeking a Senior Software Engineer demonstrating C++ and C development experience in a Linux environment. As a developer working with this collaborative firmware team, you will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and relish getting stuck into gritty problem solving.

The successful Senior Software Engineer will have detailed experience with Linux networking and bringing up wi-fi on new platforms. Their CV will show the following skills and attributes:-

  • Extensive programming experience with C++ and C
  • Expertise in a wireless technology such as Bluetooth, WiFi, 3G, 4G, 5G
  • Ability to work in both user and kernel space
  • Robust knowledge of TCP/IP networking
  • Proven track record of success with embedded system development projects
  • Ability to accurately estimate software tasks and work to schedule
  • Good degree in a relevant STEM subject
  • Full existing right to work in the UK without restriction, time limit or sponsorship

This is a great role for a senior professional who enjoys a high-level of visibility or for someone looking to take that next step up in their career. The company provides a stimulating working environment as well as excellent rewards. During current Covid restrictions the team is working remotely; in the longer term there will be some flexibility to working patterns (with easy access to the Cambridge office a must).

Keywords: Linux, wireless, TCP/IP networking protocols, C++ / C, embedded, senior

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