Software Design & Embedded Systems Technician


    Terry Parris Associates

    Job Title: Software Design & Embedded System

    Location: Pulborough

    Employment Type: Permanent/Hybrid options available

    Come join a leading
    family-owned business with over 75 years experience. We are key partners with the world s leading medical devices, we offer competitive salaries and great staff benefits.

    Main objectives

    Working with the power supply design engineers devise and employ the use of digital control loops into our products. Support of existing production firmware. To develop and support software used for production testing of High Voltage power supplies and analysis of test data.

    Key responsibilities

    • Design and implementation of software associated with the company’s on-going high voltage power supply development.
    • Support and develop software for new test solutions suitable for global operations ensuring production and development test software is appropriate and available on time.
    • Aid in the design and project managing the development of software for the production testing of high voltage power supplies both at sub assembly level (if necessary) and at final test, liaising with customers and suppliers as necessary.
    • Produce clear and precise production test software utilising appropriate coding solutions including LabVIEW and TestStand in conjunction with our global software solutions.
    • Ensuring test methods are safe, effective, efficient and meet the needs of the end users (production test operators)
    • Conduct the writing of software to meet the timescales and cost presented on the project plan.
    • Assist the design team in estimating times and costs for the project.
    • Provide code, operating principles, calibration procedures and operating instructions for the designed product.
    • Keep informed and support EMS and improvement team activities and ISO9001 Quality and ISO 14001 Environmental requirements including workmanship standards, static handling precautions and high voltage control measures.

    Skills, knowledge, and experience:

    • Degree or equivalent in Software Engineering or Electrical/ Electronic Engineering with some experience and interest in embedded systems and hardware.
    • Experience in software design and development with an emphasis on structured methods.
    • Experience of Microchip PIC/DSP controllers and C programming.
    • Knowledge of embedded systems and digital control theory.
    • Experience of VB.NET GUI development.
    • Knowledge of standard lab instrumentation and data acquisition systems.
    • Willingness to learn software tools required to provide global test solutions.

    TPA are a specialist recruitment agency recruiting on behalf of our client.
    If you think you are a close fit for this position, please do apply and we will also register you for any upcoming positions that may be suitable.