Junior Software Engineer at Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd (Basingstoke, UK)

Junior Software Engineer at Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd (Basingstoke, UK)


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Location: Basingstoke, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-07-03 05:01:02

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Software Developer Your new company One of the worlds leading Television electronics company, If you want to do something extraordinary in your career, this is the place to be. We don't just create technology, services and content. We enliven senses, capture moments and create new experiences daily. We have been at the forefront of consumer tech for decades, and we stay ahead by inspiring and fulfilling curiosity. This is the world you could be part of. Your new role looking for recent graduated or junior developer to help my client is developing solutions for a range of image sensing use-cases. Some of these are in the agricultural sector and this project relates to the sensing of airborne pathogens that infect crops such as wheat, onions, maize, etc. The solution will include an advanced biosensor to create artificial conditions for the pathogen to multiply, the growth is then detected by an imaging system and an alert sent from the device to the cloud for further analytics. The device must be able to withstand long periods of maintenance-free operation in a farmer's field and consume the minimum about of power, so we can use a small battery and keep costs low. Hence, software optimisation and reliability are key. Key Responsibilities:
  • Software development for an embedded system that comprises low-power microprocessor system (SPRESENSE), various sensors and a camera system hosted by a Raspberry Pi.
  • The development and optimisation of embedded, control software to ensure reliability and low-power consumption, using a functional piece of software already created.
  • Verification of software and improvement of debug facilities.
What you'll need to succeed Required Skills:
  • Student studying or graduate of Electronics Engineering / Computer Science BSc/BEng
  • Knowledge of C/C++/Python and Arduino, Raspberry Pi platforms
  • Ideally some experience interfacing to environmental sensors, accelerometers, cameras etc
  • Comfortable with hardware breadboard and prototyping systems
  • Ability to work on own initiative and find creative solutions to problems
  • Strong teamworking skills
What you'll get in return £Flex hourly Rate, 12 month contract What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk