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Firmware Principal Design Engineer

Worthing, Sussex
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
20 Sep 2022
Why us? Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation. Our technologies enable the world to use energy in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We strive to promote a global economy that is both ecologically viable and highly productive. €25.7bn global revenue (Apply online only)+ employees in 100+ countries 45% of revenue from IoT 5% of revenue devoted for R&D You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct. Concerning agencies: Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such. Responsibilities About us: Schneider s purpose is to empower all to make the most of our energy and resources, bridging progress and sustainability for all. We call this Life Is On. Our mission is to be your digital partner for Sustainability and Efficiency. We drive digital transformation by integrating world-leading process and energy technologies, end-point to cloud connecting products, controls, software and services, across the entire lifecycle, enabling integrated company management, for homes, buildings, data centres, infrastructure and industries. We are the most local of global companies. We are advocates of open standards and partnership ecosystems that are passionate about our shared Meaningful Purpose, Inclusive and Empowered values. Schneider Electric Process Automation is a global technology, software and consulting organisation leading significant change in process manufacturing, plant optimisation, business operations and enterprise performance. Schneider Electric is a leading global supplier of Process Automation products, solutions and services to both industrial and process customers. The company s international reputation as a provider of innovative solutions across a broad spectrum of vertical markets is supported by engineering services designed to realise greater benefits to customers plant-wide assets. Location: Ideally this role will be based out of the Worthing site. Schneider Electric encourages hybrid ways of working, with opportunity to split time between the office and working from home. For the right candidate we are happy to consider other locations close to a Schneider Electric office. Your mission Schneider Electric has an exciting opportunity for Principal Design Firmware Engineer to join an R&D team developing the next generation of high-performance systems for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) As a successful candidate you will be expected to influence the Technical Direction across an R&D centre for Schneider Offers through technologies, platforms or methods whilst contributing actively to knowledge and know-how development and sharing. You will be given the responsibility for the definition and delivery of embedded solutions employing emerging technologies. You will join small Agile teams formed from a global pool of multi-disciplinary engineers researching, designing, developing, and releasing embedded software for Industrial Automation systems. Our Software is used in some of the world s most critical applications, we are looking for innovative Software designers, that can solve complex problems while following rigorous software development processes. The role will provide opportunities to work with engineers from different countries and cultures. This may involve travel to Schneider sites in Europe and the USA to attend workshops with members of the global R&D team. Schneider Electric provides career paths for Engineers to develop as technical experts and technical managers. Candidates with an ambition to lead teams will be given opportunity to do so. Qualifications About you: Required Degree in Computer Science, Software, Electrical, Electronic or Control Engineering, or similar related subject. You must have experience in designing complex Embedded Real Time Software You must have experience in implementing C/C++ Excellent Communication Skills Leadership skills Demonstration of any of the following would be advantageous: Experience of ARM Cortex processors Embedded Real Time Software including Real Time Operation Systems Industrial communication protocols Real Time Control High Availability Systems Object oriented design Background in IIOT technologies What we offer: You can look forward to growing your career in a dynamic workplace with significant personal responsibility and flexible working models to ensure the right work/life balance. A dynamic and personal atmosphere, working across teams A company culture that encourages performance and cooperation An attractive compensation package including the comprehensive fringe benefits expected of an international company We are an employer that is characterized by both the appreciation and equal opportunities of our employees, a recipe for generating success. Every day, we empower employees to achieve more and experience exciting careers. Find out how our values and unique position make Schneider Electric the employer of choice apply now online. Diversity is our heritage and our future. Be a part of it. At Schneider Electric, Diversity & Inclusion is at the heart of our organisation, it's an integral part of our history, culture and identity. We recognise that embracing diversity unlocks innovation and creativity and fosters collaboration. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of our communities and the customers we serve. As a result, our teams are stronger to drive the company's future. Let us learn about you! Apply today
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  • Job Reference: 717193934-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Schneider Electric
    Schneider Electric
  • Location: Worthing, Sussex
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent