Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer.

Embedded Software Engineer



£90000 - £120000 per year





This is an opportunity to join a global leader in the development of high-end vacuum valves., in search of a highly motivated and adaptable individual to enhance their mechatronics team.

Innovation has been the cornerstone of their work for over five decades, driving them to become global leaders in vacuum valves and vacuum sealing technology.

This pioneering spirit continues to inspire them as they enthusiastically meet their customers' needs on a daily basis. With their dedicated employees, they epitomize passion, innovation, and quality, and boasts a global workforce of approximately 2,000 individuals.

In this role, the individual will be an integral part of the BU SEMI engineering team, responsible for defining, specifying, and implementing customer-specific firmware into mechatronic products.

The tasks will include:

  • Working on cutting-edge mechatronic control systems, encompassing specification, coding, verification, and troubleshooting of embedded software for edge devices.
  • Designing software systems for edge devices and valve controllers.
  • Applying industrialized coding in C to develop features and applications.
  • Defining software components, features, and algorithms in alignment with requirements.
  • Developing, conducting, and documenting tests and results for embedded control systems, with a particular focus on software.
  • Collaborating closely with cross-functional teams of experts within the organization.
  • Establishing strong partnerships with customers for customized firmware and applications.


  • Possession of an Engineering Degree in software, electronics, or mechatronics engineering.
  • 1-3 years of experience in electronics, C/C++ programming for embedded systems, and related Development Toolkits.
  • Proficiency in microcontrollers, such as ARM Cortex, NXP Cold Fire, understanding their functions and applications.
  • Knowledge of various interfaces, including EtherCAT, TCP/IP Modbus, I2C, SPI, and CAN FD.
  • At least one prior experience in software engineering and software system design for edge devices.
  • A hands-on, systematic approach to problem-solving, with a strong team-player mindset.

They offer an intriguing and challenging position within an international setting at a world-class High-Tech Company. Growth and future career development, tailored to strengths and aspirations within this role and department, are of utmost importance to them.

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Louis Cheesewright

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