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Embedded Linux Engineer (26522)

Cambridge South
To £60k DoE + benefits

Applying your embedded skills to a broad range of projects

In this Embedded Linux role you would be working for a technology-driven company on a diverse range of projects. These could involve solving problems in healthcare, consumer electronics, aerospace, the IoT, or anywhere where increasingly capable hardware can benefit from the power and flexibility of Linux-based software. For instance, you could be helping build new sensing capabilities, smart networking technologies, robotic systems, medical devices, satellite technologies, or autonomous transport solutions, just to name a few.

This would be a great opportunity for an embedded Linux engineer wishing to broaden their technical and consultancy skills.

You will need:

  • A 1st or 2.1 degree (and preferably an advanced degree) in a relevant STEM subject such as Computer Science or Electronics
  • Demonstrably excellent coding skills in C or C++ for embedded Linux applications
  • A solid understanding of commercial software engineering best practice
  • Confident communication skills – happy to discuss technical concepts with clients of various levels of detail

Experience in the following would enhance your application:

  • Experience in setting up build systems using Yocto and Devicetree
  • User Space device drivers
  • Python

With interesting and varied projects, real opportunities for career progression and training, and a supportive and sociable company culture, this role is a great chance to join a successful and growing technical consultancy. The role is based in the company's modern offices south of Cambridge, and comes with a competitive salary and benefits package.

Keywords: C, C++, Embedded, Linux, Yocto, User Space Device Drivers, Build Systems, Python, Cambridge

Interested? Send your CV to ECM Selection; we do read every CV and try to respond to everyone. Or recommend a friend for £250, details at http://ecmselection.co.uk/tell-a-friend.

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