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Contract Firmware Engineer

Contract Firmware Engineer – Embedded C/Python/Wi-Fi

Contract firmware engineer required for a market leading tech company.

Based out of their R&D centre in Cambridge, you will join the firmware team, developing world leading Wi-Fi for the company.

The software is written in “C” and runs in a resource constrained, embedded, real time environment and tools are written in “Python”.


- Analyse and document, system and module requirements.
- Keeps abreast of new developments and is technical expert in WLAN/BT coexistence.
- Support customer issues and provide timely analysis and solutions.
- Design and document individual modules.
- Participate in cross team system level architectural/design/interface discussions and reviews.
- Develop and test (unit, system and acceptance) firmware of major scale and complexity.
- Maintenance of software including defect investigation.
- Contribute actively towards the continuous development of the department’s processes.
- Constantly seeks quality in deliveries; works with lead engineers and project managers to ensure timely delivery of designs.
- Provide training and guidance to other developers as and when required including mentoring of junior engineers.

Required Skills:

- Proven knowledge of Wi-Fi and BT communication protocols.
- Understanding of coexistence between the 2 technologies (Wi-Fi and BT).
- Excellent proven understanding of ‘C’ programming language for resource constrained real-time environments where MIPS and memory have to be utilised carefully.
- Experience of developing non-Linux embedded protocol software ideally wireless communications.
- Deep understanding of embedded debug techniques and tools especially using ARM processors (like T32).
- Effective team player and good communicator.
- Excellent problem-solving ability and tenacity in finding root cause for complex issues with focus on delivering results.
- Excellent oral and written communications with attention to detail.
- Experience of a scripting language such as Python.

Please apply ASAP, as we are currently scheduling interviews for this position.

Contract Firmware Engineer – Embedded C/Python/Wi-Fi

  • Start: 28/07/2020
  • Duration: 6 months +
  • Rate: £375 to £450 Per: day
  • Location: Cambridge,England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Oho Group
  • Contact: Rob Lea
  • Tel: 0207 622 6244
  • Fax: 0203 174 0014
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: RL280701
  • Posted: 2020-07-28 17:35:24 -

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