Software Engineer – Embedded Software Job at Numatic International Limited in Chard

Job Description

Office based in Chard, Somerset which you will need to have frequent access.

An exciting opportunity to lead and participate in the design and development of all technical aspects relating to autonomous (self driving) machines. Focusing on integration of sensors and control systems to produce a fully autonomous cleaning machine.

You will engage with engineers and suppliers both internally and externally to ensure an optimised solution is engineered and support continuous improvement through innovation, commercialisation and business need.

Reporting to: Technology group Leader

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define & maintain documentation detailing system requirements, compliance, performance & validation in accordance with product specifications.
  • Drive development activities to align with project programs and deadlines both internally and externally.
  • Lead and participate in the design, development & simulation of autonomous machines
  • Collaborate with other design engineers ensuring correct systems & product integration
  • Assist in testing of prototypes to ensure performance characteristics and compliance are met
  • Develop & Drive continuous improvement for best practise design, guidelines & rules.

Essential Qualifications / Experience:

  • Significant knowledge (degree or other appropriate qualification essential) in Electronic or software Engineering or other relevant discipline.
  • Software development in Python, C/C++
  • Extensive knowledge of sensors and control systems used in autonomous self driving machines
  • PCB & schematic capture preferably in Altium Designer
  • Knowledge of relevant safety standards
  • Considerable demonstrable experience of leading design work in a similar manufacturing business.
  • Significant experience in mechanical, electronic and software design for volume manufacture.
  • Commercial experience – such as negotiation techniques, supply chain management, customer relationship
  • Experience with version control and issue tracking software.

Desirable Experience:

  • Trained as a coach and mentor.
  • Trained in LEAN and 6 Sigma techniques for improving the design functionality of the business

Key competencies

  • Team working
  • Communication
  • Attention to detail
  • commercial awareness
  • Managing projects

Salary: £50,000 – £60,000 per annum

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £50,000.00 to £60,000.00 /year

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £50,000.00 to £60,000.00 /year

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £50,000.00 to £60,000.00 /year

About Company

Company: Numatic International Limited

Company Location:  Chard

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs

About Numatic International Limited