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Lead Embedded Software Engineer

Summary

Team
Software Engineering and Connectivity
Location
Malmesbury - United Kingdom

About us

Dyson is a global technology enterprise. We solve the problems others choose to ignore, with surprising new inventions that defy convention and simply work better. We’re driven by progress and thrive on the challenge of relentless improvement. We’re growing fast and our ambition is huge – more categories, more locations and more people.
We push the boundaries of what others have defined as possible. Our engineering approach starts with different thinking. Then we continuously refine our ideas – unwilling to compromise and driven by an obsession for finding a better way. Today we employ more than 5,800 people around the world in software engineering, mechanical engineering and science-related roles.

About the role

Will be part of a scrum team with a definition of done that spans low-level design, development,unit test, integration and regression test. The team focusses on a low-level platform that runson ARM based in house designed PCBs. The platform runs a real time OS and the main programming language is C. The low-level platform interfaces to a Linux based high-level platform, hence experience of Linux user space development is desirable.

About you

  • Scrum Agile experience
  • Real Time OS
  • Use of C and Python
  • CUnit like automated unit test
  • Experience of low-level control of motors and sensors using UART, I2C and SPI
  • Low level debugging experience (including use of JTAG, oscilloscopes etc)
  • Version control (preferably git)

Desirable:
  • FreeRTOS and/or Micrium
  • Experience of dedicated hardware bring-up
  • Ceedling / Unity / CMock unit test framework
  • Behave BDD testing
  • Linux user space development
  • Safety critical software development
  • Use of Atlassian tool suite (JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo etc.)
  • Creation of End of Line production line software
  • UML
  • C++ (C++ 11)

Benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays 
  • Pension scheme 
  • Performance related bonus 
  • Life assurance 
  • Sport centre 
  • Free on-site parking 
  • Subsidised café and restaurants 
  • Discounts on Dyson machines

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Interview guidance

We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.