Senior Embedded Development Engineer (Ref: JRSEDE)
Remuneration: R 650 000 to R 720 000 per anum

Position in the Engineering sector in Pretoria - Gauteng
Posted On Wednesday 18 January 2023
Job Description:

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Main job function

  • Generation of requirement and development specifications.
  • Hardware and Firmware development (schematic and PCB design).
  • IEC conformance testing of designs; Documentation (source code, design, manufacturing, pre-test etc.)
  • Assist production, technical support department and customer support
  • Unit testing of firmware modules.
  • Adhere to source code conventions and other standards adopted by the company
  • Review and approval of co-worker’s source code, hardware design etc.
  • Sub-contractor management.
  • Product enhancements of existing products and other maintenance activities
  • Design scope management.
  • Technology research and recommendation.




B.Eng. Degree in Electronics

5 years’ experience in embedded engineering in a manufacturing environment



·        The ideal candidate would have a proven track record of developing complex hardware and writing firmware in ANSI-C utilizing ARM processors in a Real Time Operating System environment.

·        3+ years in complex Electronic Product hardware development with a proven track record of successful products developed (complex analogue and digital schematic design utilising multi-layer PCB layouts).

·        3+ years in Embedded firmware development utilising the OSI model approach (advantageous) developing firmware in ANSI-C using a Real Time Operating stem.

·        Experience in development of protection relays and metering products.

·        3+ years development with ARM processor architectures.

·        Multi-processor systems.


Personal Attributes

·        Meticulous and detail orientated; Strong problem-solving ability and analytical focus; Energetic and passionate about electronic hardware design and firmware development

·        Teamwork and self-driven (motivation of team members)

·        Demonstrable track record of successfully developed products.



A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.



Please contact Jenny Rathbone