Embedded Software Engineer

About Us As an innovative science and technology company, we help solve some of our customers' most challenging problems. Our determination to deliver and improve today, and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes QinetiQ a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn.QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world. In Australia we employ more than 400 across the ACT, QLD, NSW, SA and VIC. QinetiQ is a company of scientists and engineers committed to listening, understanding and responding to our customers’ needs. We collaborate with research, science and technology customers to deliver customer-focused engineering solutions and services.The RoleAn opportunity exists for a Mechatronics Engineer, based in Melbourne.The role will provide engineering support to a leading edge research organisation by designing research support equipment and prototypes.Embedded Software Engineer – Embedded Development, motor control system, interfacing workExperience with embedded software development lifecycle, including design, implementation, test and deployment methodologies.Experience with engineering management systems and adherence to quality processesExperience with an embedded programming language .. likely to be C or assemblerAbility to perform electronic debugging and troubleshooting especially in terms of component integration.Good understanding of microprocessors, memory regions and their usage.Ability to debug code that is running either within an emulator or on actual deviceUnderstanding of real time operating systemsAbility to document engineering artefacts and progress through engineering cycle for review and approvalUse of communication protocols ( ie RS-232, I2C )Good understanding of Direct Memory AccessKnowledge of interfaces and device driver developmentAbility to optimise code to meet performance or size constraintsCandidates will be required to obtain an Australian Government Baseline clearance which will require Australian citizenship.Applications close on 28th November 2019Life at QinetiQ Our people and our culture make QinetiQ a great place to work, we value integrity, collaboration and performance.QinetiQ is a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice, Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women and past winner of the Defence Teaming Centre Employer of Choice Awards.We look after our people are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent in the market. We celebrate our differences and incorporate diversity and inclusion into everything we do. Our salary and benefits package is designed to make sure we support our diverse group of employees through the different stages of their life and careers.Some of our benefits include:Annual professional development allocation and study leaveFlexible working options that suit youLeave purchase scheme to balance what’s important to youLoyalty leave,  earn extra days of annual leave up to an additional 10 days per yearPerformance bonus awards for individual and company successSalary continuance Insurance, protecting you financially during times of ill healthCultural or Religious day of significance leave to observe days of significance to youUp to 16 weeks paid parental leave with no minimum qualifying periodDress for your day, no formal dress code just wear what feels good and suits your dayGive back with an annual volunteering daySave money with our travel club and discounted health insurance optionsBe supported with employee assistance services and family violence leaveA full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits 120000 AUD Australia - VIC Melbourne - All locations
Job Opportunity | Embedded Software Engineer | QinetiQ

Embedded Software Engineer

  • Endorsed Employer of Choice
  • Attractive benefits including Flexible Working and Paid Study Leave
  • Utilise you expertise in mechatronics Engineering

About Us

As an innovative science and technology company, we help solve some of our customers' most challenging problems. Our determination to deliver and improve today, and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes QinetiQ a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn.

QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world. In Australia we employ more than 400 across the ACT, QLD, NSW, SA and VIC. 

QinetiQ is a company of scientists and engineers committed to listening, understanding and responding to our customers’ needs. We collaborate with research, science and technology customers to deliver customer-focused engineering solutions and services.

The Role

An opportunity exists for a Mechatronics Engineer, based in Melbourne.

The role will provide engineering support to a leading edge research organisation by designing research support equipment and prototypes.

Embedded Software Engineer – Embedded Development, motor control system, interfacing work

  • Experience with embedded software development lifecycle, including design, implementation, test and deployment methodologies.
  • Experience with engineering management systems and adherence to quality processes
  • Experience with an embedded programming language .. likely to be C or assembler
  • Ability to perform electronic debugging and troubleshooting especially in terms of component integration.
  • Good understanding of microprocessors, memory regions and their usage.
  • Ability to debug code that is running either within an emulator or on actual device
  • Understanding of real time operating systems
  • Ability to document engineering artefacts and progress through engineering cycle for review and approval
  • Use of communication protocols ( ie RS-232, I2C )
  • Good understanding of Direct Memory Access
  • Knowledge of interfaces and device driver development
  • Ability to optimise code to meet performance or size constraints

Candidates will be required to obtain an Australian Government Baseline clearance which will require Australian citizenship.

Applications close on 28th November 2019

Life at QinetiQ

Our people and our culture make QinetiQ a great place to work, we value integrity, collaboration and performance.

QinetiQ is a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice, Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women and past winner of the Defence Teaming Centre Employer of Choice Awards.

We look after our people are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent in the market. We celebrate our differences and incorporate diversity and inclusion into everything we do. Our salary and benefits package is designed to make sure we support our diverse group of employees through the different stages of their life and careers.

Some of our benefits include:

  • Annual professional development allocation and study leave
  • Flexible working options that suit you
  • Leave purchase scheme to balance what’s important to you
  • Loyalty leave,  earn extra days of annual leave up to an additional 10 days per year
  • Performance bonus awards for individual and company success
  • Salary continuance Insurance, protecting you financially during times of ill health
  • Cultural or Religious day of significance leave to observe days of significance to you
  • Up to 16 weeks paid parental leave with no minimum qualifying period
  • Dress for your day, no formal dress code just wear what feels good and suits your day
  • Give back with an annual volunteering day
  • Save money with our travel club and discounted health insurance options
  • Be supported with employee assistance services and family violence leave

A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits

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