Embedded Software Engineer in leamington spa

leamington spa, united kingdom
job category
Design Engineer
job type
£ 45,000 - £ 55,000 per year
reference number
fin gillon, randstad technologies
apply now

job description

Embedded Software Engineer

Leamington Spa


I am working closlely with a very reputable client of mine, based near Leamington Spa who are looking to add an experienced Embedded Systems Engineer to the team there. My client pride themselves in making a greener, more sustainable world and have recently plaved in the Top 50 most disruptive companies in the UK

A strong applicant would be able to offer a combination of the essential skills listed below and may offer some of the desirable skills in addition:


  • Embedded software development in C for different microcontroller platforms (ideally TI, NXP, ST, Microchip);
  • Serial communications (UART, SPI, I2C);
  • Knowledge of control systems especially closed loop systems and loop stability (PI, PID, PR etc.);
  • Low level driver development experience (PWM, ADC etc.);
  • Debugging using IDEs;
  • Strong CAN protocol experience (communication with BMS and other sensory based sub-systems);
  • USB (Firmware/bootloader development experience);
  • Full software development life cycle experience;
  • Configuration management tool (Ex: Github, SVN etc.) ;
  • Engineering change control;
  • Good verbal communication skills, able to effectively present projects in reviews, at project gates/milestones and to a range of levels/technical understanding;
  • Good technical writing and ability to structure content;
  • Electrical safety working practices.


  • Digital power supply design
  • Power electronics testing
  • GPS
  • Ethernet comms
  • C++
  • Experience of working in a similar industry (e.g., agrotech, automotive, power electronics, aeronautical, robotics etc.)
  • Awareness of working with high voltages, batteries, 3 phase systems
  • Functional safety type structured thinking

Qualifications and Experience

  • 1st class or 2:1 undergraduate degree in related discipline from a respected university
  • Postgraduate degree in related discipline from a respected university is desirable
  • Typically, we may expect a minimum of 3 years' experience or 7 years' for the Lead role including at least 3 years with management responsibility.

This role offers remote woring options, flexible working options and also a very healthy benefits package. Please get in touch immediately to be considered.

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.



apply now