Embedded Software Engineer

Job description

Who We Are

Tended is a rapidly-growing tech startup based in Lincoln. We’re on a mission to improve personal safety with intelligent safety systems and accident detection wearables. 

We’re developing a solution to improve safety around the world and at the same time disrupting an industry that has seen minimal innovation since it began. We're making immense traction in this space, with products sold worldwide and contracts secured with a number of the world's leading companies. It’s an exciting time to join our growing team (we're predicted to grow from 16 to 40 in the next 12 months), with lots of opportunity for progression.

What We’re Looking For

We’re on the hunt for an Embedded Software Engineer to join our team. We are looking for a talented individual who isn’t afraid to jump straight in at the deep end and is keen to be a key member of the company.

This Position is For You if You:

  • Want to become immersed in a variety of exciting and cutting-edge technologies
  • Embrace the challenge of working in a startup environment
  • Want to work somewhere you can have your voice heard
  • Want to be part of a company that loves problem solving

With your software skills, you will help to create our new IoT-based solution and design, implement and evaluate new features as well as assist with the maintenance of our existing products. You will work closely with other engineers to develop a range of production-ready safety-critical products, including the use of Bluetooth Mesh, GPS and GSM technologies. Our office is agile and lively, and we are very fond of our culture. 


Main Duties

  • Design and development of embedded systems, including drivers, firmware applications and RTOS
  • Debugging and QA using test equipment
  • Creation of technical documentation for features created


Main Requirements:

  • Skilled in Embedded C
  • Good understanding of schematics, datasheets, and errata
  • Skilled in debugging applications without software-based debugging tools
  • Embedded development experience
    • With usage of microprocessors / microcontrollers
    • With interfaces and protocols such as I2C, SPI, UART, GPIO, etc

Desirable Skills & Knowledge:

  • Good technical reading and writing skills
  • Experience with ARM Cortex-M series processors
  • Experience working with 2.4GHz radio protocols
  • Experience with Bluetooth Mesh
  • Experience with GPRS/EDGE wireless communications

Our salaries are competitive, and we have some great perks. We’ll also consider remote working if you're the right candidate but live a little too far away to be in the office every day.

Interested? Send us your CV and covering letter telling us why we need to hire you.