Embedded Software Developer at Consult Red, UK-wide, £Contractor Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • UK
  • Nov 20, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

  • About the job

    Here at Consult Red, we’re looking for talented Embedded Software Contractors to work with us on high profile projects across the UK.


    Consult Red is a trusted partner to the digital media industry and beyond, driving innovation and delivering support through the entire product development journey.


    We apply our cutting-edge experience in product development, hardware, embedded and cloud technology to help companies in all sectors to deliver connected devices and systems.

    Over the last several years, we’ve grown from being an embedded specialist in the media sector to a provider working with companies in other industries such as Energy and Healthcare. We’ve applied our knowledge and talent in product development, hardware, embedded and cloud technology to help customers deliver connected devices and systems.


    In Brief:


    Our teams work on exciting technical projects for some of the biggest global names in the media and broadcast industry; this means we often need the support of contract Engineers and Associates with specialist technical and sector knowledge.


    We are currently looking to engage with several experienced Contractors that have hands-on embedded C++ software engineering experience, to support the delivery of exciting, new customer projects. If you’re used to working in an Agile environment, have strong customer-facing skills, a wealth of technical knowledge and the ability to solve complex problems with minimal support, then we want to hear from you.


    What You’ll Need To Bring:


    • Strong experience with C, C++ or Java in an embedded Linux or Android environment
    • Strong debug and problem-solving skills using the latest tools
    • Experienced developing and debugging multithreaded and/or multi-process code
    • Ability to understand complex issues and discuss them via phone, email and other methods
    • A flexible, can-do approach


    Desirable Tech Skills:


    Object Orientated programming in C++ or Java / UML diagramming / C++11 / STL or frameworks such as Qt / Embedded or mobile Java / JNI / Linux kernel / drivers / GCC / GDB / TDD and Unit Testing frameworks such as Google Test / Mockito / JUnit and similar / Software development for consumer electronics or TV / Audio,Video & TV standards / Networking protocols and standards including TCP/IP / Wi-Fi / UPnP / DLNA / HLS or MPEG-DASH / Agile, Scrum methodologies