VxWorks Developer at Surrey Satellite Technology, Guildford, 6 Months, £Contractor Rate (Outside IR35)

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  • Guildford, UK
  • Jun 23, 2022
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Vacancy for VxWorks Contractor

Job Id: 2295
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Location: Guildford, Surrey
Title: VxWorks Contractor
Reference: 290
Post Date: 08 Jun 2022
Exp Date: 01 Jan 2023
Region: Guildford
Category: Engineering
Contract Type: Temporary/Full Time

Key Purpose

This is a contractor role for 6 months and will fall "outside IR35" 


Responsible for Design, Development, Integration, Test of embedded VxWorks solutions for SSTL products

Key Tasks

  • Development of Board Support Packages for SSTL custom hardware
  • Development of Real Time Processes to operate SSTL Spacecraft
  • Integration and test of embedded software solutions in SSTL Spacecraft
  • Peer review of own and colleagues work

Skills & Experience

  • 5 + years Embedded SW Development
  • Developing BSP  in VxWorks 6.9x and VxWorks 7
  • Developing RTP in VxWorks 6.9x and VxWorks 7
  • Degree in Electronics / Software Engineering
  • Expert in Real Time operating systems
  • Communication / working in multi skilled teams (vertical product integration)
  • Knowledge of IP stack
  • Knowledge of CAN, SERIAL & I2C
  • Knowledge of Configuration Management systems
  • Internal design, and customer facing documentation