Software Engineer

Tyne and Wear
£30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
30 Jun 2017
28 Jul 2017
Marcus Roberts
Electronic, Software
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Engineer

Job role:

1 Design and development of software for motor controllers and supporting peripheral devices for automotive and industrial electric vehicles
2 Working with sales, marketing, customers and engineering to define product specifications
3 Interpret product specifications to produce software functional specifications
4 Software system design and documentation
5 Functional safety analysis, design and validation
6 Coding, testing and debugging
7 Support of applications engineering for software design related issues
8 Work to company quality and national / international standard

Must have experience and skills in ALL of these areas below:

1 Real time Embedded Software Engineering
2 Requirements analysis
3 Coding
4 Verification and validation
5 C / other real-time embedded programming languages

Desirable experience and skills:

1 UML or other structured design methodologies
2 Software engineering for electric motor control applications or electric/hybrid vehicle systems
3 Functional safety experience to standards such as ISO26262, IEC61508, D0178B or similar.
5 Automotive diagnostic protocols and corresponding tools for UDS (ISO14229) and J1939 diagnostics on CANbus.
6 Experience with CASE tools (Configuration management, Requirements management, unit test tools)
7 Experience with CAN network based control systems
8 Debugging (including emulators, On-Chip-Debug (OCD))
9 Experience with unit and integration testing of software.
10 Visual C# / C++ / other PC programming languages
11 Common microcontroller architectures, (ARM Cortex, Infineon Tricore, Microchip PIC, etc).
12 Digital Control (digital signal processing).

Personal attributes:

1 Enthusiastic, flexible and keen approach to learning, etc.
2 Structured individual with good problem solving skills
3 Excellent communication skills and able to deal with all levels of the organisation
4 Flexibility to travel in UK and overseas
5 Must able to work alone with minimum guidance, but also be able to operate effectively as part of a team.
6 Interest in safety critical engineering and improving work practices to meet challenging new safety standards. Safety critical engineering experience is not mandatory but relevant experience or a desire to improve their skills in this area is preferred.

Qualifications required:

1 BSc (Hons) in Computer Science / Software Engineering, BEng (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent. 2.1 or higher grade
2 Relevant professional experience:

Recent graduate for Junior Software Engineer position

Proven experience in an Embedded Software Engineer position

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