Senior Embedded Software Engineer required for permanent role in Galway.  



  • Developing software requirement specifications
  • Software architecture design, coding & unit testing
  • Generating & maintaining quality assurance documents related to the software life cycle
  • Preparing reports & other documents to support regulatory approval
  • Supporting research activity by developing/customising software
  • Act as software representative on selected project teams, providing inputs to cross functional teams



  • Honours Degree in Electronic/Software Engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years experience in Embedded Software Design
  • Working knowledge of various serial communication protocols such as USB, I2C, SPI, I2S etc. and the design issues associated with it
  • Design experience with high-volume consumer products (including manufacturing interfaces)
  • Knowledge of OOAD concepts, design patterns
  • Experience programming embedded microcontrollers in C/C++ and assembly
  • Working knowledge of various 8/16/32 bit microcontrollers.
  • Previous design experience with analog and digital interfaces
  • Ability to organise code in a logical, readable format while still getting the job done within tight time constraints
  • Basic knowledge of electronic hardware and hands-on experience using electronic hardware debug instrumentation such as oscilloscopes, data analyzers and bus analyzers
  • Knowledge of Wireless protocols like Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) would be an advantage
  • The ability to plan and estimate development tasks, ideally within an Agile framework
  • Experience in software configuration management tools and techniques
  • Can work on firmware projects on your own or with a team; self motivated and able to prioritise workload
  • Results driven
  • Strong design skills
  • Familiarity with various software architectures
  • Good analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills and experience working in teams 

Please contact Emer Moore to discuss in confidence


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