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Senior Firmware Development Engineer

Posted 9 April by Quest Employment
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Salary icon £55,000 - £60,000 per annum
Location icon Ashton , Northamptonshire

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We are looking for an experienced Firmware Development Engineer to play a pivotal role in advancing our product development projects which aid governments in safeguarding their citizens. This is an opportunity to develop your career with a company that cares about your development and recognises your contributions.


  • 37.5 hours a week
  • Flexible working hours


  • Up to 38 days of annual leave (including Bank Holidays) after 5 years of service
  • Comprehensive travel insurance for you and your family
  • 4% pension contribution match
  • Employee share scheme
  • Free annual flu vaccination


  • Being the main point of contact for all technical aspects from design, development, and manufacture
  • Ability to pick-up projects already in-progress and work on fully developed codes
  • Working to deadlines and schedules
  • Self-driven and results orientated
  • Responsible for controlling personal workload and identifying any further resource need
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Requirements and qualifications:

  • 10 years industry experience or BEng Degree in Electrical & Electronic Engineering or the equivalent with minimum 7 years of experience
  • Ability to demonstrate previous product development from concept through to production
  • Strong experience with microcontroller device firmware development for STM32/PIC
  • Multi-platform experienced (PIC, ARM, Atmel AVR, LoRa…)
  • Expertise in debugging and improving complex software systems
  • Experience interfacing with embedded hardware using protocols such as UART, I2C, SPI, RS232, USB, Ethernet
  • Experience with designing, developing and verifying electronic schematics advantageous

Required skills

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    Product Development
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Reference: 52441368

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