Location: Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 5 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Technical
Contact Name: Russ Malin

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Software Design Engineer

Job Description

Our client is an international leading manufacturer of special purpose engineering products.

Due to continued success they are now looking to recruit a permanent Software Design Engineer for their South Leicestershire site.

The Software Design Engineer role is primarily responsible for the design, development and control of software and / or embedded firmware used within their niche products. Remote/ onsite technical customer care support and the onsite commissioning of electronic systems are other activities required. Main responsibilities include: Develop and improve existing products / technology, Development of new products, Building and testing prototypes, Writing specifications and technical reports, Ensure safety regulations are met, Attending meetings with company's staff, suppliers, customers, Keeping up to date with technologies and regulations, Research for innovative technologies / solutions and develop the most effective way to implement those to existing or new products, Technical customer support, system diagnosis, fault finding and troubleshooting, Provide customer facing technical support to the customer service team, Liaising with customers and occasional overseas travel to advise, support and commission installations will also be part of the role. These tasks may involve prolonged heavy-duty activities such as, lifting heavy weights, work in confined spaces, work on mobile lifting platforms, etc.

The ideal Software Design Engineer candidate will have the following skills and experience

Experience in software architecture, website/webpage design, and embedded systems

Proven experience of embedded software / firmware development

Proven experience of webpage/website design

Understanding of Electronic Hardware

Ability to read electronic schematics

Experience of creating interactive webpages

Writing and editing content, Webpage design & layout,

Understanding of web mark-up, including HTML5, Use of JSON, JavaScript and CCS / CCS3

Knowledge of different IP protocols & interfaces

Extensive experience in computer architecture and networking

Development of embedded software/firmware

Experience of practical hands-on development and troubleshooting of embedded systems, Embedded C/C++ (and/or other high-level languages)

Knowledge of Unix/Linux environments and embedded Linux

Previous experience of software development on ARM CPU platforms or similar embedded SBC hardware advantageous

BS Degree or equivalent in Software Engineering / Computer Science or equivalent

Benefits for the Software Design Engineer role include:

Salary is negotiable depending on experience but in the region of £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
33 days holiday
Onsite parking

If you are interested in the Software Design Engineer role, please apply today!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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