Software Development Engineer - Colchester Area - Salary Negotiable
This company is one of the world's leading suppliers of advanced integrated ship control systems; including alarm and monitoring, automation, platform management, audio and video distribution and navigation, into both new build and retro-fit markets.Projects include working on Luxury Yachts, Commercial Ships, Naval Platforms and Special Purpose Craft.
The company are looking to recruit a Development Engineer with excellent programming skills to work as part of the development team on existing and future projects. You will programme software used in custom HMIs, both high and low level control, embedded monitoring, networking, audio and video distribution, intelligent data management, third-party interfaces and system integration.
Type:Permanent Date posted:15/05/13 Reference:17687900
A degree in Engineering, Physics, Computing, Maths or equivalent
Significant previous experience in programming distributed real-time systems
Object Orientated programmer, with a proven track record, preferably in C++.
Ability to design, build and test software modules that meet customer requirements.
Embedded programming experience.
Linux or Windows development.
Network programming e.g. sockets, UDP and TCP.
Distributed database programming.
Experience with one or more GUI frameworks e.g. MFC, Qt.
Hardware rendering with OpenGL/DirectX.
Understanding of Operating Systems e.g. XP Embedded, Linux, Embedded Linux.
Ability to write technical specifications and documentation.
Salary and benefits
20 days holiday rising to 25 days after 5 years
Contributory pension scheme
Keywords: Embedded programming, microcontrollers, C++, object orientated programmer
Prime Time Recruitment Ltd is a leading national recruitment consultancy with a network of branches across the UK. We have been established for over 2 decades and have grown from a fledgling company with 6 branches to a market-leading consultancy with over 120 branches in more than 70 locations nationwide. We can supply permanent or temporary staff to all areas of your business covering a variety of different industry sectors.
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