Career 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. Junior Design Engineer
2. Embedded Linux Engineer

1. Junior Design Engineer


Organizational Details
• Department: Engineering
• Section: Board design
• Reports to: Lead Hardware Design Engineer
• Supervises: None


Functional Details:
• Design standard and custom board and system level products from constructing the initial specification through to releasing a completed product
• To undertake the responsibilities of applying the Eurotech Product Life Cycle to a product development, handling all aspects of the life cycle from concept/feasibility through to production release
• To maintain thorough engineering files and notes of all projects and work carried out in a manner that can easily be interpreted by other engineering staff
• To provide support to the Sales team when necessary to ensure specifications meet customer requirements and to assist in the resolution of customer issues
• To assist in the development of technical documentation for the product


Other Functions:
• Identify quality issues and initiate corrective actions
• Ensure new product training is provided to the Sales team and other members of staff as required
• Design and perform certification testing to ensure product compliance with the latest EMC, radio, environmental and safety requirements
• Assist the Software and Systems engineering teams to create complete product solutions
• Liaise with the Marketing team in the production of marketing literature
• Liaise and give support to other internal departments such as purchasing, technical support and test as necessary
• Liaise and provide support directly to customers as required
• Deliver a completed design to agreed timescales
• To observe at all times the working practises and procedures in the Eurotech Business Manual and highlight changes that could be implemented to ensure a continuous process of quality improvement
• Awareness of all Health & Safety and Fire Safety procedures relating to the areas of responsibility


Preferred Qualifications:
• Degree level qualification in an electronic design related subject
• Have sufficient experience to demonstrate the required level of capability in each of the key competence areas above


Preferred Experience & Skills Required:
• Be able to demonstrate a high level of accuracy with an eye for detail
• Proven report writing skills
• High degree of numeracy
• Knowledge of programmable logic devices (CPLD and FPGA) both hardware implementation and programming.
• Experience of programming (C,C++, Linux/Unix, Visual C++, and Visual Basic)
• Familiarity with standard PC environments, including BIOS, DOS, Windows and Linux
• PC literate, with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, Cadence ORCAD/Allegro or similar design tool
• Excellent interpersonal skills, communicating well at all levels
• Ability to work effectively under pressure to tight deadlines
• High degree of initiative - able to operate productively alone and as part of a team
• Experience of working within a strict ISO9001 quality standard environment
• Good housekeeping skills – maintain a well organised and neat & tidy working area
• A full clean driving licence


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 products and technical support.


Comments:
Cambridge based with travel to suppliers and sub-contractors in the UK and oversears 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.



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2. Embedded Linux Engineer


Organizational Details
• Department: Engineering
• Section: Embedded Software
• Location: Office based
• Reports to: Embedded Software Manager
• Supervises: None


Job Description:
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.


Main 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
• Project management to ensure efficient and timely delivery of engineering projects, adjusting priorities where necessary
• To undertake the responsibilities of applying the Eurotech Product Life Cycle to a product development, handling all aspects of the life cycle from concept/feasibility through to production release
• Liaise with the Operations team to ensure the products can be manufactured
• Liaise with and visit customers as required
• To provide support to the Sales team when necessary to ensure specifications meet customer requirements
• Archive all computer-generated work so that it may be safely recovered in the future


Other Functions:
• Support other internal departments as required
• Identify quality issues and initiate corrective actions
•Assist the Board Design and Systems engineering teams to create complete product solutions
• Liaise and provide support directly to customers as required
• Keep up-to-date with core changes in the Linux kernel
• To observe at all times the working practices and procedures in the Eurotech Business Manual, and when observed, to highlight changes that could be implemented to ensure a continuous process of quality improvement
• Awareness of all Health & Safety and Fire Safety procedures relating to the areas of responsibility
• Perform any other duties as reasonably directed by your Manager


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
• And/or the ability to demonstrate capability in each of the key competence areas below


Preferred Experience & Skills Required:
• 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


Desirable Experience
• Knowledge of and hands-on experience with Open Embedded or the Yocto project
• Wind River Linux and or Red Hat Enterprise Linux
• Using Docker (or other containers)
• Bootloader porting (e.g. U-Boot)
• Secure Boot and Chain of Trust
• Ansible as an IoT automation platform
• Java programming
• Using 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


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 strong communication and interpersonal skills, and a natural ability to work with a variety of personalities
• Display enthusiasm and an energetic approach
• An assertive and friendly personality with a confident and proactive approach
• Highly motivated and self-driven individual, who is prepared to go the extra ‘mile’ to make a difference


Comments:
Office based with travel to customers, 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.



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