Senior Firmware Engineer

Senior Firmware Engineer

Job Title: Senior Firmware Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath
Salary: Up to £58,000 DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: MF922
Contact Name: Max Forbes
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 09, 2022 11:44

Job Description

Senior Firmware Engineer


Up to £58,000 based on experience


The Opportunity

My client is seeking a Senior Firmware Engineer to lead the technical design and implementation of a new embedded IoT Solution that will provide a resilient secure infrastructure, supporting their range of connected digital products for the industrial market.

The role will involve the development of core IoT components including, secure device management, device to cloud connectivity and telemetry data ingest. The Senior Firmware Engineer will report to the head of the PDP and work with a team of architects and engineers to deliver the end-to-end solution.



  • Performance based Bonus (up to 20%)
  • Company Pension
  • Learning Fund
  • Private Health Care
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Share Save Scheme
  • Career Progression



  • Producing up to date documentation (technical integration descriptions, requirements, scoping)
  • Engineering the technical solution (sometimes in collaboration with internal and external 3rd party development teams)
  • Advising the project team on technical options and recommendations
  • Reviewing and signing off documents, firmware and software
  • Unit and integration testing to identify and troubleshoot potential problems
  • Scoping and evaluating innovative new technologies




Required skills and experience

  • Degree level education or relevant experience, in an engineering or science discipline
  • Proven experience in developing and delivering embedded industrial products
  • Proven experience identifying, analysing and resolving system problems
  • Demonstrable C programming bare metal embedded microcontrollers
  • Experience in writing unit tests to verify code functionality
  • Excellent verbal and technical documentation skills


Advantageous skills and experience

  • Experience with industrial protocols e.g. MODBUS, Profibus DP/Profinet, HART Etc.
  • Experience with wireless protocols e.g. Bluetooth BLE, LTE
  • Experience with IoT protocols e.g. LWM2M, MQTT, CoAP
  • Experience of working to a design process and project planning
  • ATEX and intrinsically safe product engineering
  • Hardware engineering experience/knowledge


For more information please contact Max at