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Engineering Manager, Embedded Software   - Limerick

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Limerick
Date: 11/12/2018
Job Reference: 96072
Contact Name: Karl Lippett
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Job Description

Contact: Karl Lippett
Telephone: 086 1070950

Engineering Manager, Embedded Software

Our client, a medical device company in Limerick is currently looking to recruit a Engineering Manager, Embedded Software for their site.

Job Description
Key duties and responsibilities
  • Manage a team of talented embedded software engineers primarily working in C/C++ for embedded multi-threaded and multi-processor applications;
  • Participate in project planning and drive execution to meet project timelines and deliverables ensuring predictability and the meeting and setting of quality objectives.
  • Lead and mentor the team covering a range of embedded technology areas; the team will work with languages from Assembly, C/C++ to C# in environments from a .NET compact framework to system on System-On-Chip development.
  • It is expected that the manager will initially contribute directly to development and as such have experience in the above areas, and especially have strong previous design experience in inter-processor communications using event driven State Machines and message synchronization, device driver development on microcontrollers, such as Cortex-M, MSP430, Zilog, Atmel, etc. and strong knowledge of software-hardware interfaces, and in Real-time Operating systems
  • Define the engineering capabilities required to meet new product development and sustaining objectives and work with other business and technical leaders in recruiting resources as the team expands
  • Perform software design reviews taking into account system characteristics to produce optimal performance, reliability, and maintainability and also reviews for test plans and technical documentation
  • Assist the engineering staff in clarifying requests for software changes and understand reported problems

Required education and training
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering. For example: Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Cognitive Science or Mathematics.
  • 8 years of relevant direct technical work experience and in addition a minimum of 5 years relevant management experience managing an embedded team.

For further information on this Engineering Manager, Embedded Software role in Limerick please contact Karl Lippett on 086 1070950 /

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