Embedded Software Test Engineer

Job Title: Embedded Software Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/07/2018
Reference: 71599-ITENG-GRK_1525884766
Contact Name: Geoff King
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 09, 2018 17:52

Job Description

Our client based in Leicestershire, has a vacancy for an Embedded Test Software Engineer to enhance its Software Engineering function.

The company designs and manufacture a range of instruments that are utilised in a vast array of market segments. This rapidly growing division is looking for candidates to provide Engineering design & support.

The team designs innovative equipment in response to Customer Product Opportunities (CPOs) and larger projects driven by organic growth and market demands. The team also provides technical support for internal and external customers, sales, marketing and production.

Essential Functions (Responsibilities):
- Experience Low-Level (Unit) Testing (LLT) using industry standard software (e.g. Cantata, CppUnit, LDRA).
- Instrumentation and stubbing of code to enable unit testing.
- Experience of testing software using a Realtime OS (RTOS).
- Software programming language experience (C/C++).
- Experience in source control packages (e.g. SVN, Github).
- Experiencing of automated software testing techniques and Continuous Integration.

Qualifications/Skills Requirements
- Commercial experience.
- Experience of testing low level drivers for embedded systems (i.e. device drivers).
- Good written and verbal communication skills.
- Degree or equivalent qualification in Software/Test Engineering.