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Embedded Software Engineer

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    £45 - £50 per hour

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    Mark Bateson

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    13 days ago

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    6 Months

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Embedded Software Engineer
6 month contract
£45-£50 per hour

Akton are currently recruiting for an Embedded Software Engineer to join our client in Cheltenham.


Completion of various Software Engineering Lifecycle artefacts through to project closedown on secondary power distribution system (DAL A), to include but not necessarily limited to: project planning doc updates including build procedures, code updates and review, testing of updates, release of changes to production standard, fault investigation and analysis; 3 project variants to complete. Familiarity with DO-178B/C desirable. The role may involve collaboration with other disciplines, e.g. Systems Engineering. The role may involve working both individually on activities assigned to you and as part of the wider software team in support of the common objectives, milestones and deadlines, including attending regular status meetings.


Proficient in C. Full lifecycle experience from reqs/design through implementation and testing.
Demonstrated ability to make sound independent judgments, identification of problems, creation of solutions software verification.
Experience of DO-178B/C levels A/B.
Target hardware experience desirable but not essential.
Good problem-solving & solution-building skills.
Software verification experience desirable.
Good communication skills.
Knowledge of CM tools (e.g. IBM RTC), knowledge of DOORS.