Principal Embedded Firmware Engineer

Principal Embedded Firmware Engineer

Job Title: Principal Embedded Firmware Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath
Salary: Up to £65k + attractive benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: MF011093
Contact Name: Max Forbes
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2022 12:54

Job Description

Principal Embedded Firmware Engineer


Position: Principal Embedded Firmware Engineer

Location: Bath

Salary: Up to £65k + attractive benefits



Oakmont is working an exciting technology driven company, who are looking for a Principal Firmware engineer to join the team. As market leader within their field, they produce cutting-edge technology and products for their global customers.



  • Lead complex major projects, influence project plans & overall project   

              timescales with a focus on 'on time' delivery.

  • You'll be creating embedded software and working on the full-life cycle

                             development bringing new products into the market.

  • Respond & influence stakeholder specifications 
  • Develop and provide cost estimates in collaboration with other business   


  • Present analysis results and project solutions to key stakeholders including,    

               technical leads, senior leaders & customers

  • Ensure functional and non-functional test specifications meet compliance  


  • Develop and prepare technical records and reports to demonstrate  

              compliance with associated specification and any relevant standards

  • Design to meet internationally recognised standards 
  • Provision of technical support to key internal and external stakeholders e.g.  

              Sales, Service, Production, Buying and Quality Departments 


Your Experience: 

• Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Software or Industrial Engineering or equivalent

• Strong industrial design experience 

• Experience in C programming (embedded C) 

• Great experience of analysing, designing, testing, debugging and enhancing existing/new

   products used in an industrial environment 

• Experience of task management, defect management, requirements capture, verification

   and validation tools 

• Understanding of electronics and embedded software 

• Unit testing/regression testing experience 


Nice to have: 

• Understanding of a variety of project management methodologies (e.g. agile). 

• Understanding of network protocols


Company Benefits Include:

• Annual performance bonus

• Generous Pension Scheme

• Healthcare Plan

• Learning Budget

• Share Save Scheme

• 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays