Principal Software Engineer
Salary & package to attract the best
An outstanding opportunity exists to join our client, a global multi-technology company. With a strong track record of success spanning 30 years they have established themselves as a market leader setting new standards for quality and reliability. A truly international business they sell to over 100 countries globally and employ over 2000 people. As a consequence of their continued success they are seeking a Principal Software Engineer to join their business.
Reporting to the Technical Director it will be your responsibility to develop cost effective and innovative embedded software solutions in line with company business objectives. Typically you will be the technical lead on one new product introduction at a time, whilst also providing support for smaller incremental projects and support activities. You will act as a leader in terms of software planning, progress monitoring, risk management and work as the communcation interface to other engineering functions.
With a BSc (Hons) or equivalent in software/electronic engineering science or technology you can demonstrate experience of hands-on software development in real-time embedded product development applications. You will have the following essential technical skills:
Multi-thread Real Time Operating System Knowledge
Working knowledge of Boost and STL
Excellent understanding of software design techniques using UML
Exposure to the software development cycle
Experience capturing software requirements
Understanding of debug techniques
In return you will have the opportunity to work in an excellent privately run business where you will be challenged. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact John Tilbrook in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.
Newman Stewart is a privately owned, leading provider of Executive Search, Management Selection, Executive Outplacement, Salary Benchmarking and Psychometric Assessment services. With offices in Wetherby, Leeds and London we identify excellent people for our excellent clients, nationally and internationally and we are proud of the results that we deliver.