Job Title: Embedded Software Team Lead

Location: Worcestershire

Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per annum

10% Performance based Bonus

Hybrid working

Sectors: EV Charging, Electronics Manufacturing

Relocation assistance available

Great benefits package included - See Below


Overview of company and job title:

A successful and award winning engineering company based in Worcestershire who’re leading specialists within the Smart Electric Vehicle Charging Industry in which they design, develop and manufacture all of their high technology cutting edge products in Worcestershire have an exciting role to hire a new Embedded Software Team Lead to join and lead the Embedded Software Engineering innovative team during an exciting period of growth and development of the company to deliver ground-breaking solutions and products as part of the future of EV charging technology. This role would suit an experienced Senior, Principal or Lead Embedded Software Engineer who is looking for a career progression to take the next step to become an Embedded Software Team Lead with present and previous line management and team leadership skills as being competently technically skilled and having experience of Embedded Software Development & Embedded C++.  


The role:

As the Embedded Software Team Lead, you will have a role split of 80% of full line management of leading a talented team of 10 Embedded Software Engineers to design, develop, manufacture and release high quality engineering products as part of the full product design lifecycle and 20% being technically hands on to engineer, state requirements, design, and architectural responsibility for the developed firmware.


Salary & hybrid working:

The salary on offer for the Embedded Software Team Lead is £70,000 - £75,000 per annum plus a 10% Performance based Bonus. Hybrid working will be 3 days onsite and 2 days WFH. Relocation assistance is available.


Embedded Software Team Lead Key Skills:

  • 5-10+ years industry experience
  • Experience of line management & team leadership
  • Experience of Embedded Software Development
  • Embedded C++
  • Fundamental understanding of the embedded development process from Low level “bare metal” firmware development through to Embedded Linux applications
  • Experience of Agile Tools & Methodologies – JIRA, Scrum, GIT, GitHub etc
  • Documentation using Doxygen or similar
  • Can lead, inspire and motivate software engineers of various experience levels
  • Lead experience to carve up work packages, architect, delegate and drive progress
  • Sound understanding of other engineering disciplines and may have led multi-disciplined teams – Electronics, Mechanical Engineers
  • An open and positive outlook, with an interest to explore new technologies and ideas
  • Experience inf the Software & Embedded Software Development lifecycle

Bonus nice to have skills:

  • RTOS Experience - FreeRTOS, ThreadX, QNX, VxWorks or more
  • Build tools like Buildroot or YOCTO
  • Test Driven Development / Unit Testing / Static Analysis
  • Scripting experience - Python, Bash, etc.
  • High reliability - MISRA C C++ DO-178B etc
  • Low level communication protocols – SPI, I2C, USB, UART, CAN
  • Wireless protocols = GSM, 3G, 4G, WI-FI, Bluetooth etc
  • Industry experience – Automotive, Aerospace, Cyber Security, Consumer Electronics


Benefits Package:

  • 5% matched Pension
  • 10% Performance based Bonus
  • 25 days annual holiday allowance in addition to bank holidays
  • 1 day annual volunteering leave
  • Team Building & Social events
  • Employee referral reward scheme
  • Long service reward scheme
  • Health Insurance
  • Premium Life Assurance
  • Benefits Platform (includes cycle2work scheme, retail discounts, eye test voucher, employee assistance programme, health cash plan etc)*
  • Monthly wellbeing allowance*
  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity pay
  • Mental Health First Aiders
  • Octopus Salary Sacrifice Electric Vehicle scheme*


If you are a Senior, Principal, Lead & Experienced Embedded Software Engineer, looking for an exciting new opportunity to take the next step to progress in your career to become an Embedded Software Team Lead and join a successful engineering business, then please apply now with your updated CV or call Frank at Premier Group on 01212955246 and for further information and details about the role.

For more information about this role please apply, or email Frank Kanjanda on who will be able to provide more details on the opportunity.

Many thanks, Premier Group

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