Embedded Software Engineer with Embedded C programming & sensor development experience required by market-leading company in Carlow. Reporting to the Technical Director, you will work with a multidisciplinary New Product Development team on evolving designs from early-stage prototype through to full commercialisation.

Essential Requirements:

  • Primary Degree in Software Development / similar
  • Software/firmware development for embedded systems 
  • Experience in the design & development of sensors
  • Ability to develop software code for embedded products using C programming language

Beneficial to have experience with some of the following:

  • C# development experience
  • Javascript, Python, .Net
  • Database (SQL) & dashboard development
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Unit testing
  • Data analytics
  • Software versioning and repository tools (e.g. Git)
  • Software bug tracking tools
  • Cloud-based solutions
  • IoT platforms
  • Wireless communication technologies



  • Draft/develop software requirement specifications for the discipline based on high-level market requirements
  • Deliver/support with any Proof of Concept work, focusing on any uncertain design aspects/features
  • Develop product concepts taking inputs from the multidisciplinary team
  • Develop detailed design outputs, including software code and release notes
  • Draft software test protocols as part of design verification activities, execute any testing as necessary, and produce test reports
  • Interface to and support the R&D division as & when necessary
  • Manage change control within the product lifecycle
  • Identify design improvements and value engineering opportunities
  • Participate in field deployments of prototype/pilot devices, which may include some ad-hoc travel
  • Attend design reviews and project technical progress meetings
  • Liaise with both internal and external stakeholders, including key suppliers, test houses, industry and academic partners/collaborators
  • Engage in appropriate training and development opportunities as required

Please contact Emer Smith to discuss in confidence



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