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Embedded Software Engineer

Country:
United Kingdom
Work Location:
Oxford
Advertising End Date:
31 Jan 2020
Job Type:
Regular
About The Opportunity

Role Purpose & Value

  Designing, implementing and testing source code for embedded devices. 

 

Key Responsibilities

1

Firmware specification, requirements capture, design, implementation, reviews, documentation and test verification

2

Capture and analysis of software requirements from customer and related Systems / Components

3

Develop Architectural and detailed designs including Technical Safety Concept for Software (Models, Specifications, etc.).

4

Develop algorithms for sensors, electrical actuators, control systems and communication channels

5

Implement software using state-of-the art methods and tools

6

Perform tests and analyze results

7

Analysis of software requirements from related systems and components

8

Prepare and deliver software components for integration

9

Ensure compliance to internal and external standards including functional safety.

10

Working closely within a multi-discipline team (software/electronics/mechanical/testing)


 

Key Responsibilities

Essential Qualifications & Experience

Engineering degree in Automotive, Motorsport,  Electronics Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent .
  2 -5 years Engineering experience in  Automotive Software / Electronics.
 Embedded Software Development (Design, Coding, Testing.
 Automotive Software Know-How (e.g. Communication Protocols
Diagnostics, MISRA
Basic Electrics, Electronics and Microcontroller
Automotive ISO-26262
Software Design & Management Tools.                                                                                                           
About Us

GKN Automotive is the market leader in conventional, all-wheel and electrified drive systems and solutions.

With a comprehensive global footprint, we design, develop, manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the world’s car manufacturers.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN Automotive. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN Automotive is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, colour, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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