Software Engineer

2 days left

ACS Performance
£25,000 per annum
26 Sep 2017
24 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have a BSc (2:1) or a higher degree from UK University in Computer Science or Electronic Engineering? Do you have experience working as a Software Engineer? Do you have ha drivers licence? This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly experienced team of people.


  • A current UK passport is essential.
  • Software design.
  • Software documentation.
  • Software testing, verification and validation.
  • Support to electronic engineers.
  • Maintenance & enhancement of existing software.

About You

  • Minimum 2:1 BSc in Computer Science or Embedded Electronic Engineering, or similar.
  • Solid hands-on coding skills in C/C ++ for embedded products.
  • Windows GUI development with Microsoft Visual Studio.
  • Python development.
  • Firmware and software generation and maintenance from initial concept through to delivery, fully tested and documented.
  • Understanding of sensor interfaces and data acquisition systems.
  • Ability to read and understand schematics of basic electronics.
  • FPGA Development (Verilog).
  • Experience with Raspberry Pi or similar embedded Linux platforms.
  • Understanding of Communications Protocols preferred (TCP/IP), Serial, USB, etc.
  • Ability to use test equipment such as oscilloscope, DVM, etc.
  • Ability to work in a cohesive small engineering team environment.
  • Proven commercial experience and an understanding of the full product development lifecycle.
  • Previous experience in instrument development.
  • Candidate would be expected to provide occasional off-shore / off-site support as required including some overseas travel.
  • C/C ++ for Windows and embedded microprocessors.
  • Python scripting, C# and Java development.
  • VHDL, Verilog & FPGA Development.
  • Software Coding standards and the software development lifecycle.
  • Good written and presentational communication skills will be required.
  • Candidates with a BSc (2:1) or a higher degree from UK University in Computer Science or Electronic Engineering.
  • Drivers Licence as there is some travel that would be involved with the role.
  • Candidates MUST be suitable for SC security clearance with UK MOD.