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Firmware Engineer – Embedded C – PIC Micro

Firmware Engineer – Embedded C – PIC Micro

Job TypePermanent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk

We’re on the hunt for a skilled Firmware Engineer with experience of programming microcontrollers (Ideally PIC) using C. You will be joining a well-known global name in the precision motion control market, based near Worthing. 

Working within the New Product development team, the position will create, maintain and problem solve the Embedded Firmware and supporting software required to ensure that our products provide best in class performance within the market segments my client operate in. Whilst the main responsibility is to work with other engineers in the team to launch products in line with an aggressive project timeline, the job holder will also need to support current products when component obsolescence/ updates result in Firmware modifications to existing items.     

Here’s what you’ll do:

  • Firmware development and programming of microprocessors in C
  • New Product Development and introduction projects.
  • Responsible for product technical content.
  • Support/improvement of current product range including engineering changes (sustaining products).
  • Customer interfacing at high technical levels to understand needs and opportunities.
  • Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Ideally a degree in relevant (Physics/Electronic/Microelectronics/Computing Engineering) discipline and substantial technical background.
  • Experience working in instrumentation development.
  • Embedded firmware development using C, C++ and assembler.
  • Experience with Microchip PIC family of processors is highly desirable. 
  • Experience using various communication protocols (Modbus, Profibus, UDP/IP etc.)
  • Experience writing code using various communication busses (CAN, RS232, RS422, I2C, SPI, Ethernet etc.)
  • Can-do attitude and flexibility. Previous hands-on experience of electro-mechanical applications/controls engineering is highly desirable.
  • Troubleshooting, Problem Solving and analytical skills.
  • Please contact Joe at Real Time Recruitment Solutions (RTRS) for further info, or apply to this ad directly.