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Software Engineer

Software Engineer

Job Title: Software Engineer
Location: Hampshire
Salary: £35-50k + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DW5866
Contact Name: David Watts
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 11, 2021 14:05

Job Description

We’re looking for a Software Engineer who can get involved with specifying, designing, implementing and verifying new controls and software for new applications, new customers, or new products.  

This would suit a SW Engineer who has 2-3 years experience, who has enthusiasm and personality as these are as important as the technical skills. 

•    Prepare specifications for new products or new applications.
•    Design, code and test software written in “C” to implement previously agreed specifications.
•    Specify and carry out qualification tests of new applications and / or features.
•    Assist with building and commissioning prototype systems
•    Create and maintain wiring diagrams
•    Create and maintain documentation.
•    Assist production and customer service with resolving problems when required.
•    Project and ad hoc duties as required by Management.

•    B.Eng. or M.Eng. (2:1 minimum from a leading University) in a relevant subject including some software content. 
•    Some relevant industrial experience preferred

•    Able to write detailed specifications (including system block diagrams) based on verbal briefing from internal and / or external customers.
•    Some knowledge of designing, coding and testing software for embedded applications written in C.
•    Able to understand in detail electronic circuit diagrams and wiring diagrams.
•    Able to use standard Electronics instrumentation, e.g. scopes, multimeters etc to follow a signal through the circuit to confirm correct operation of software and diagnose problems.
•    Able to specify, source and integrate any additional equipment or instrumentation that may be required to fulfil the specification.
•    Able to write clear, concise, technical reports in good English incorporating graphs and photos. Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word.
•    Good general Engineering background.
•    Must be able to travel internationally occasionally.

•     Power electronics experience is desirable, as is experience with controls such as CANBUS or MODBUS