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Senior Software Engineer

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Location:

Stellenbosch, Western Cape 

Salary:

Negotiable

Posted:

01-11-2018
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Job Type:

Permanent

Job Level:

Senior

Employment Equity:

South African Citizens Only
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Job Description:

Our Client has an exciting opportunity for a passionate, team-oriented engineer in Stellenbosch who enjoys working on low-level, embedded software and who is interested in focusing on consumer Radar technologies. In this role you will be responsible for serving in a leadership capacity for carrying out software development in C, C++, Assembly language or other selected languages for new products and/or applications.
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Contribute towards software requirements, software architectures and software test plans
  • Research fundamental problems and implement algorithm solutions that are appropriate
  • Design, implement and test complex software modules using C/Assembly language in an embedded environment
  • Algorithm development using MATLAB/C#/C++
  • Participate in peer reviews in areas of software designs, algorithm designs and software development
  • Work with team lead to develop technology road map as directed by the management team
  • Contribute to advanced technical research and development in Radar technologies
  • Independently determine general approach and specific solutions to technical problems
  • Offer process improvement suggestions and author new procedures as appropriate
  • Bachelor’s degree may be required to travel to USA, Canada and Taiwan
 
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Engineering or Computer Science AND a minimum of 5 years relevant experience
OR
  • Master’s degree or higher in Engineering or Computer science AND a minimum of 3 years relevant experience

SKILLS
  • Excellent communication skills and can comfortably communicate and collaborate with team members in USA, Canada, Taiwan and Europe (both verbal and writing skills)
  • Familiar with Agile (Scrum) software development methodology
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve goals while working in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency of designing well architectured software systems and modules that support new technology or improve capability/performance of existing functionality and competence with researching fundamental problems and implementing appropriate algorithmic solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to serve as a lead software engineer for a complex software project and the ability to decompose functional requirements into well-defined tasks while balancing quality, quantity and complexity in work output
  • Demonstrated capability to offer peer technical assessments in areas of expertise, new technologies and software designs
  • Must possess proficiency in writing software in C/C++ as appropriate for performing the essential functions of this job description
  • Must be able to execute all software activities required to turn on a new microcontroller (set up development environment and software repository, obtain/write hardware drivers, implement communications protocols (e.g. USB, SPI, I2C, UART, Ethernet, BLE), implement a scheduler/RTOS)
  • Familiar with version control tools (e.g. Git) and the idea of Continuous Integration
  • Able to use test/debug tools (e.g. logic analysers) to debug and decode protocols such as SPI, I2C, CAN
  • Ability to read PCB schematics, identify components and solder test points
  • Knowledge and experience with Radar signal processing and algorithm development is highly advantageous
  • Some PCB design experience would be a bonus
  • Experience with ARM processors would be a bonus
  • A personal passion for fitness, health and wellness

Job Category:

Software Engineer
Company Info
Jenrec Pty Ltd
Strand, WC, South Africa

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Company Info


Jenrec Pty Ltd
Strand, WC, South Africa

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Senior Software Engineer

col-narrow-left   

Location:

Stellenbosch, Western Cape 

Salary:

Negotiable

Posted:

01-11-2018
col-narrow-right   

Job Type:

Permanent

Job Level:

Senior

Employment Equity:

South African Citizens Only
col-wide   

Job Description:

Our Client has an exciting opportunity for a passionate, team-oriented engineer in Stellenbosch who enjoys working on low-level, embedded software and who is interested in focusing on consumer Radar technologies. In this role you will be responsible for serving in a leadership capacity for carrying out software development in C, C++, Assembly language or other selected languages for new products and/or applications.
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Contribute towards software requirements, software architectures and software test plans
  • Research fundamental problems and implement algorithm solutions that are appropriate
  • Design, implement and test complex software modules using C/Assembly language in an embedded environment
  • Algorithm development using MATLAB/C#/C++
  • Participate in peer reviews in areas of software designs, algorithm designs and software development
  • Work with team lead to develop technology road map as directed by the management team
  • Contribute to advanced technical research and development in Radar technologies
  • Independently determine general approach and specific solutions to technical problems
  • Offer process improvement suggestions and author new procedures as appropriate
  • Bachelor’s degree may be required to travel to USA, Canada and Taiwan
 
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Engineering or Computer Science AND a minimum of 5 years relevant experience
OR
  • Master’s degree or higher in Engineering or Computer science AND a minimum of 3 years relevant experience

SKILLS
  • Excellent communication skills and can comfortably communicate and collaborate with team members in USA, Canada, Taiwan and Europe (both verbal and writing skills)
  • Familiar with Agile (Scrum) software development methodology
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve goals while working in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency of designing well architectured software systems and modules that support new technology or improve capability/performance of existing functionality and competence with researching fundamental problems and implementing appropriate algorithmic solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to serve as a lead software engineer for a complex software project and the ability to decompose functional requirements into well-defined tasks while balancing quality, quantity and complexity in work output
  • Demonstrated capability to offer peer technical assessments in areas of expertise, new technologies and software designs
  • Must possess proficiency in writing software in C/C++ as appropriate for performing the essential functions of this job description
  • Must be able to execute all software activities required to turn on a new microcontroller (set up development environment and software repository, obtain/write hardware drivers, implement communications protocols (e.g. USB, SPI, I2C, UART, Ethernet, BLE), implement a scheduler/RTOS)
  • Familiar with version control tools (e.g. Git) and the idea of Continuous Integration
  • Able to use test/debug tools (e.g. logic analysers) to debug and decode protocols such as SPI, I2C, CAN
  • Ability to read PCB schematics, identify components and solder test points
  • Knowledge and experience with Radar signal processing and algorithm development is highly advantageous
  • Some PCB design experience would be a bonus
  • Experience with ARM processors would be a bonus
  • A personal passion for fitness, health and wellness

Job Category:

Software Engineer
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