Position Description

Embedded Systems Engineer
Availability Location Cheltenham (UK)
Job Code CS1904
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Embedded Systems Engineer

Working for us is like nothing on earth! Every day, our teams challenge the limits of human achievement, engineering solutions for our planet and beyond. Our astronomically talented engineers build rock-solid software for leading industries’ most critical applications.

Now, we’re looking for a talented Embedded Systems Engineer to join our team.

This is a great opportunity to join a high tech international company that genuinely cares about its employees and has recently become “Employer of the Year” in local business awards. The business has customers in the aerospace, energy and defence sectors that demand high integrity and complex systems to meet their challenging requirements.

It’s time to challenge your limits. It’s time to give your career the rocket boost it deserves. It’s time you joined Critical Software!

An excellent remuneration package is offered, which will be flexibly negotiated depending on skills and experience. The benefits package is extensive, including pension and life insurance and an options menu that includes healthcare, dental care, payment of fees for membership of professional bodies, gym membership, travel insurance and mobile phone allowances. We’ve also recently secured industry awards in recognition of our outstanding work environment and company culture.



  • Systems engineering, full development lifecycle
  • Systems requirements definition, management and validation
  • Systems integration – real-time embedded systems, hardware/software
  • Systems verification – test procedure development, requirements to test traceability, unit based testing



  • Qualified to at least HNC level or equivalent in an electronics related discipline
  • Previous experience in Systems Engineering
  • Real-time embedded systems experience
  • Software experience in a high integrity industry



  • Experience in the Aviation Industry
  • Experience with ARP4754 and DO178B/C

The company does carry out work in the area of critical national infrastructure and so ideal candidates would either have a national security clearance or be eligible to be security cleared.

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