Senior Firmware Engineer

38000.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual
13 Jan 2017
16 Jan 2017
Contract Type

Senior Firmware Engineer

Do you love technology? Do you want to work with a company that is involved with some of the most innovative technologies that are around today?

I am working with one of the world leaders in optical components, subsystems and modules. They have over 30 years within their respected field of Laser innovation, photonic innovation and subsystem design.

With this expertise they provide multiple high speed solutions for all of our needs.


You will be responsible for the development of Embedded Software (Firmware) and Firmware Regression Tests for High Speed module development.

What you will be doing?

- Development of a variation of tests for newly developed Embedded software
- Requirements capture, design, implementation and test of Embedded software controlling receivers, transmitters and modules for optical communications systems
- Debugging issues, documenting and sharing the resolution with the firmware team
- Work on your own to deliver assigned tasks. Working as part of a team with other firmware, hardware and product engineers to find solutions to complex problems.

What are we looking for?

- A Senior Firmware Engineer should have a Degree in Physics, Optics, Electronics or an equivalent discipline
- Extensive experience writing software for Embedded systems
- Detailed knowledge of C
- Developing verification scripts using C# and/or other languages
- Use of integrated development environments - JTAG/SWG interfaces

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business.

Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.