Careers Opportunities in UK

At Eurotech Ltd, you'll be a member of a dynamic international team with opportunities for professional growth, learning, and collaboration. Our growing company relies on our employees to meet the needs of a demanding technology market and we welcome inquiries from motivated and talented people.

If you are interested in employment at Eurotech Ltd, please send your CV and covering letter to our Human Resources department. Qualified candidates may apply for the open position in one of the following ways:

E-mail: Submit your CV to elaine.rhodes@eurotech.com

Tel: +44 (0)1223 403 419

Post:
Eurotech Ltd
3 Clifton Court
Cambridge
CB1 7BN
UK

Current Openings:



1. Field Applications Engineer (Windows & web services)

1. Organisational Details
• Department: Sales and Marketing
• Section: Technical Sales
• Reports to:
• Supervises: None
2. Role Description
This new role will provide vital support to the Eurotech sales process. It will suit graduate engineers with postgraduate experience of delivering solutions to tight timescales who are seeking to gain more customer facing, commercially oriented experience, whilst remaining in a significantly hands on technical role. You will assist in developing solution concepts which meet client’s requirements, describing and costing these to support the sales team in presentation of a proposal and, in certain cases, to assemble a working proof of concept, or technology demonstrator, to show the capability of Eurotech’s equipment and services in the clients intended application. You will directly support the Sales Team, writing device application software and/or analytics and dashboarding enterprise code in support of embedded Windows and Cloud opportunities as required. You will also provide technical support and assistance to customer engineering teams through the design-in phase, increasing the speed of adoption of Eurotech products and reducing the customer’s time to market. You will establish and maintain close technical ties to the customer to facilitate rapid resolution of customer issues and to also identify upgrade opportunities within existing accounts. The Field Applications Engineer will be able to influence decision makers by establishing themselves and Eurotech as a trusted partner to the client organisation.
3. Functional Details
Main Responsibilities:
• Assist in the pre-sales technical discussion of sales leads in order to define the technical customer requirements, identify and demonstrate potential solutions
• Accompany sales staff on domestic and international travels and participate in technical conference calls as technical expert
• Support in-depth technical evaluation periods at customer’s site
• Support participation of Eurotech in international trade shows, exhibitions and industry events by technical demos
• Write application notes, quick-start guides, how-to documents
• Serve as a technical consultant to potential and existing customers, qualifying requirements and offering guidance as to the best solution
• Provide application code, dashboards, driver code and agent/services code in support of Eurotech demonstrator projects and client developments using Windows and Web Services / JAVAscript
• Assist in the provision of accurate and timely cost estimation data and preparation of customer proposals in support of the Account Managers
• When in the office, assist the sales team with day-to-day technical questions
Other Functions:
• Provide assistance with post-sales technical support when customers are at the development stage
• Training and developing staff within the Sales & Marketing Department
• Provide colleagues and management with regular project updates in a timely manner
• Perform any other duties as reasonably directed by your Manager
4. Preferred Qualifications
• Degree, or equivalent, in an Engineering subject, most probably in a software discipline.
• Ability to demonstrate capability in each of the key competence areas above
• Current full clean driving licence
5. Preferred Experience & Skills Required
• Software applications programming experience within the ‘embedded computer’ industry, ideally under Windows embedded operating systems
• Comprehensive knowledge of Web Services and JAVAscript
• An understanding of integrating applications level software within embedded hardware and operating systems
• A sound technical understanding of computer systems
• Be highly IT and computer systems literate
• Possess a working knowledge of TCP/IP networking and the internet
• A good understanding of the interoperability of hardware
• Ability to provide technical support and troubleshooting
• Interested in pervasive and leading edge technology
• Ability to explain and simplify complex concepts
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills, and a natural ability to work with a variety of personalities
• Excellent written and spoken English
• Display enthusiasm and an energetic approach to the role – be prepared to offer innovative solutions and challenge the status quo
• The ability to produce and deliver professional sales proposals and sales presentations of products and solutions to technical, commercial and directorate staff within customer organisations
• Ability to understand customer usage requirements and suggest suitably configured design solutions to meet customer requirements
• Have sensitivity to customer relations, objectives and be able to meet their expectations
• Commercial interest – curiosity to understand the business benefits and commercial realities and risks from both the Company’s and customer’s perspective
6. Personal Characteristics
It is critical that the individual in this role is a highly motivated, self driven person, who is prepared to go the extra ‘mile’ to make a difference as Eurotech has an established reputation for quality product and technical support. Good communication skills, both written and oral are essential, as is presenting an appropriate professional appearance at all times. Part of the role will be to bring your recently gained knowledge into the organisation, suggesting innovative solutions to customer requirements and challenging the status quo.
7. Comments
Cambridge based with travel to customers, suppliers and sub-contractors, both in the UK and overseas, and Group companies as required.
The detail in this job description reflects the key content of the job. However, it is inevitable that, over time, the nature of the job may change, existing duties may no longer be required and other duties may be gained without changing the general nature of the post or the level of responsibility entailed.

Please send your application to elaine.rhodes@eurotech.com including your Name and Surname in the email subject.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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2. Field Applications Engineer (device software)

1. Organisational Details
• Department: Sales and Marketing
• Section: Technical Sales
• Reports to:
• Supervises: None
2. Role Description
This new role will provide vital support to the Eurotech sales process. It will suit graduate engineers with postgraduate experience of delivering solutions to tight timescales who are seeking to gain more customer facing, commercially oriented experience, whilst remaining in a significantly hands on technical role. You will assist in developing solution concepts which meet client’s requirements, describing and costing these to support the sales team in presentation of a proposal and, in certain cases, to assemble a working proof of concept, or technology demonstrator, to show the capability of Eurotech’s equipment and services in the clients intended application. You will directly support the Sales Team, writing device support and application software under JAVA and Linux in support of embedded and Cloud opportunities as required. You will also provide technical support and assistance to customer engineering teams through the design-in phase, increasing the speed of adoption of Eurotech products and reducing the customer’s time to market. You will establish and maintain close technical ties to the customer to facilitate rapid resolution of customer issues and to also identify upgrade opportunities within existing accounts. The Field Applications Engineer will be able to influence decision makers by establishing themselves and Eurotech as a trusted partner to the client organisation.
3. Functional Details
Main Responsibilities:
• Assist in the pre-sales technical discussion of sales leads in order to define the technical customer requirements, identify and demonstrate potential solutions
• Accompany sales staff on domestic and international travels and participate in technical conference calls as technical expert
• Support in-depth technical evaluation periods at customer’s site
• Support participation of Eurotech in international trade shows, exhibitions and industry events
• Write application notes, quick-start guides, how-to documents
• Serve as a technical consultant to potential and existing customers, qualifying requirements and offering guidance as to the best solution
• Provide application code bundles, driver code and agent/services code in support of Eurotech demonstrator projects and client developments using Linux and JAVA
• Assist in the provision of accurate and timely cost estimation data and preparation of customer proposals in support of the Account Managers
• When in the office, assist the sales team with day-to-day technical questions
Other Functions:
• Provide assistance with post-sales technical support when customers are at the development stage
• Training and developing staff within the Sales & Marketing Department
• Provide colleagues and management with regular project updates in a timely manner
• Perform any other duties as reasonably directed by your Manager
4. Preferred Qualifications
• Degree, or equivalent, in an Engineering subject, most probably in a software discipline
• Ability to demonstrate capability in each of the key competence areas above
• Current full clean driving licence
5. Preferred Experience & Skills Required
• Software applications programming experience within the ‘embedded computer’ industry, ideally under Linux operating system
• Comprehensive knowledge of JAVA
• An understanding of integrating applications level software within embedded hardware and operating systems
• A sound technical understanding of computer systems
• Be highly IT and computer systems literate
• Possess a working knowledge of TCP/IP networking and the internet
• A good understanding of the interoperability of hardware
• Ability to provide technical support and troubleshooting
• Interested in pervasive and leading edge technology
• Ability to explain and simplify complex concepts
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills, and a natural ability to work with a variety of personalities
• Excellent written and spoken English
• Display enthusiasm and an energetic approach to the role – be prepared to offer innovative solutions and challenge the status quo
• The ability to produce and deliver professional sales proposals and sales presentations of products and solutions to technical, commercial and directorate staff within customer organisations
• Ability to understand customer usage requirements and suggest suitably configured design solutions to meet customer requirements
• Have sensitivity to customer relations, objectives and be able to meet their expectations
• Commercial interest – curiosity to understand the business benefits and commercial realities and risks from both the Company’s and customer’s perspective.
6. Personal Characteristics
It is critical that the individual in this role is a highly motivated, self driven person, who is prepared to go the extra ‘mile’ to make a difference as Eurotech has an established reputation for quality product and technical support. Good communication skills, both written and oral are essential, as is presenting an appropriate professional appearance at all times. Part of the role will be to bring your recently gained knowledge into the organisation, suggesting innovative solutions to customer requirements and challenging the status quo.
7. Comments
Cambridge based with travel to customers, suppliers and sub-contractors, both in the UK and overseas, and Group companies as required.
The detail in this job description reflects the key content of the job. However, it is inevitable that, over time, the nature of the job may change, existing duties may no longer be required and other duties may be gained without changing the general nature of the post or the level of responsibility entailed.

Please send your application to elaine.rhodes@eurotech.com including your Name and Surname in the email subject.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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3. Embedded Linux Engineer

1. Role Description
Eurotech is seeking an exceptional engineer with solid hands-on experience with the Linux operating system – from kernel and device drivers to application development.
In addition to maintaining and developing Linux support across Eurotech’s line of embedded products, the candidate will actively contribute to existing Linux development and Eurotech’s award winning Everyware™ Cloud Internet of Things (IoT) program. By learning and employing the most recent tools and techniques, including advanced configuration management and cloud-based solutions, Eurotech aims at more automated quality control and predictable delivery times.
The position is based in Cambridge, UK. The candidate will join a multi-national team of incredibly talented, hardworking developers based in Europe and the United States and will have the opportunity to support customers worldwide.
3. Responsibilities
• Develop embedded Linux distributions, board support packages and device drivers for Eurotech embedded hardware, including x86 and ARM based platforms
• Organize, automate and manage Linux distributions across Eurotech’s portfolio of products, across chip architectures and platform versions
• Provide feasibility and cost studies for custom software projects
• Provide support and guidance to the systems development and systems application teams to create complete product solutions
4. Preferred Qualifications
• Degree, or equivalent in an electronic or software subject and significant C/C++ programming experience with Linux at kernel building and device driver development level
• Demonstrate the required level of capability in each of the key competence areas above
5. Required Skills
• An in-depth technical understanding of the Linux Operating system
• Proven experience with Linux, its configuration, kernel, driver, and application development
• Experience with Linux Networking Configuration (iptables, routing, cellular, wifi)
• Knowledge of security techniques and best practices
• Excellent programming skills (C, Shell Scripting)
• Experience of developing low level software
• Experience with GCC/GNU Linux tool chain and cross compiling
• Comfortable with version control and release management e.g. Git
• Excellent written and spoken English
• Can’t be afraid of wires, termination blocks, or jumper cables
6. Desiderable Experience
• Knowledge of and hands-on experience with Open Embedded or the Yocto project
• Experience with Wind River Linux and Wind River Workbench
• Bootloader porting (e.g. U-Boot)
• Creating and integrating (JNI) Java Native Interfaces to Linux
• Experience with Java programming
• Experience with Linux configuration management tools like cobbler, kickstart, puppet and chef are highly welcome
• Android development experience - particularly low level Android porting and not just application development
• Experience with industry specific protocols such as Bluetooth LE, Modbus, CanBus, Zigbee, I2C, SPI, PWM, or others is highly welcome.
• Experience with Agile Software Development and SCRUM
7. Required Personal Characteristics
• Demonstrate a high level of accuracy and be detailed oriented
• Strong ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and effectively.
• A team player with self-motivation
• Display enthusiasm and an energetic approach
• An assertive and friendly personality with a confident and proactive nature
• Highly motivated and self-driven individual, who is prepared to go the extra ‘mile’ to make a difference

Please send your application to elaine.rhodes@eurotech.com including your Name and Surname in the email subject.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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