Principal Embedded Software Engineer

March 1, 2024
Reference key: ES10791
Deadline date:

Job Description

  • Negotiable
  • Permanent
  • Galway

Principal Embedded Software Engineer is required to provide top-quality technical expertise for next generation of Video conferencing solutions for global technology client in County Dublin. This is a full time remote working position with occasional site presence if required. To be considered all applicants MUST be based in the Republic of Ireland. 


  • Design and build unique capabilities to expand our client’s Android platform.
  • Create innovative new features for our Next Generation video endpoints and conferencing solutions.
  • Manage and expand relationships with internal and outsourced development partners on software systems design and development.
  • Work in a very collaborative and agile team to build cool solutions.
  • Review and evaluate designs and project activities for compliance with systems design and development guidelines and standards.
  • Give substantial feedback to improve product quality and mitigate failure risk.
  • Provide domain-specific expertise and overall software systems leadership and perspective to cross-organization projects, programs, and activities.
  • Drive innovation and integration of new technologies into projects and activities in the software systems design organization.
  • Act as a guide and mentor to newer staff members.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electronics Engineering, Computer Science, or similar discipline.
  • At least 10 years of Embedded Software experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years or more of project management and team management experience.
  • Proven experience with various software systems design tools and languages: C/C++, Python, Java.
  • State of the art technical knowledge of complex software systems, including enterprise, middleware, firmware and embedded systems.
  • Solid experience in software development, systems engineering, or software product management or electrical engineering.
  • Experience in the overall architecture of software systems for products and solutions.
  • Designing and integrating software systems running on multiple platform types into the overall architecture.
  • Knowledge of root cause analysis and problem detection.
  • Proactively and effectively collaborates across different departments within and outside the software engineering function.
  • Ability to effectively communicate product architectures, design proposals and negotiate options at senior management levels.
  • Excellent communication, passion for learning and attention to detail are essential.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

An advantage to have:

  • Experience in low-level embedded OS or Android OS.
  • Experience in RTOS development.
  • Knowledge of Android HAL or Linux OS.