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

We’re a technology-focused professional services company at heart; originally founded by 5 engineers who met while working at a major set top box provider 15 years ago. Red Embedded was born out of a love for embedded technology, a fierce sense of adventure, and a desire to do something different. That’s still in our DNA today; the only difference these days is that the mission is shared by over 120 of us across 3 global offices: in Shipley, West Yorkshire; Wroclaw, Poland; and El Segundo, California.

We work with some of the World’s biggest brands, providing them with bespoke embedded software, hardware and set top box solutions of all shapes and sizes.

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 with 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 multiprocess code
  • Ability to understand complex issues and discuss them via phone, email and other methods
  • 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

Our Recruitment Process:

Once you submit your CV, we’ll send you a short online form asking you to confirm a couple of things. This will then go directly to the relevant Project Manager to review.

We'll usually do a one-stage interview for contract roles; this will involve some form of technical assessment, as well as the change for you to find out more and to ask any questions.

Giving you a great experience is really important to us, so we’ll always try to feedback to you within 5 working days.

Please click apply to register your interest and to find out more. We’ll be in touch really soon.