Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Location Cambridge
Published: 8 months ago

​Embedded Software Engineer - Cambridge - Up to £60k.

Platform Recruitment has partnered exclusively with a vibrant and pioneering Cambridge company dedicated to revolutionizing the field of synthetic biology.

They are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Embedded Software Engineer to join the dynamic team and contribute to their semiconductor technology that enables the rapid and scalable synthesis of DNA.

Key Qualifications:

  • Experience: 5+ years in the development of embedded systems.

  • Languages: Proficiency in C/C++ and Python.

  • Hardware: Demonstrated expertise with ARM based System-on-Chips (SoCs).

  • Linux: Experience with Embedded Linux is a plus.

  • Boards: Familiarity with NXP i.MX boards is desirable.


As an Embedded Software Engineer, you will play a crucial role in developing firmware and software solutions that drive their platform. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, implementing, and maintaining embedded software for our hardware systems.

  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to optimize software performance.

  • Debugging and troubleshooting embedded systems, ensuring reliability and efficiency.

  • Adhering to best practices for coding, testing, and documentation.

  • Staying current with industry trends and advancements in embedded software.

If you would be interested in a role like this please apply with an up-to-date copy of your CV.