Graduate Engineer, Embedded Software Engineer

- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Cambridgeshire -- Cambridge Posted 18 June 2018 Permanent
£30,000 - £38,000/annum

Job Description

Posting date:18.06.18
Closing date:20.07.18
Location: Cambridge, UK
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000

We are looking for an enthusiastic graduate embedded software engineer to join the Samsung Cambridge firmware group. As a software engineer you will be part of the team that develops supporting firmware for Wi-Fi communications technology for mobile devices.

We are interested in candidates with excellent degrees in Computer Science or Engineering, with a focus on embedded software development. Exposure to computer architecture is required.

If you feel you have what’s needed to join our team designing the next generation of wireless technology, come and apply for the position.


• Design and document individual modules.
• Develop and test (unit, system and acceptance) firmware modules.
• Maintenance of software including defect investigation.
• Design of complex but efficient firmware modules with some supervision and guidance.
• Support the development at customer sites. This may involve occasional foreign travel.

Required Skills:

• Excellent degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
• Experience in embedded software engineering using ‘C’ programming language.
• Understanding of embedded debug techniques and tools.
• Experience in using scripting languages, Python and Matlab language.
• Experience of using Git version control system.
• Flexible, quick to learn and willing to take on responsibility.
• Proven ability to work as a member of a team member and examples of leadership or mentoring.
• Ability to communicate technical subjects effectively with other staff.
• Excellent problem solving ability and tenacity in finding root cause for complex issues with focus on delivering results

Desired Skills:

• Knowledge of embedded systems and inter-processor communication techniques.
• Knowledge of processor architectures and peripherals.

Samsung Cambridge is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.

Contact information

Tom Hagerty