Embedded Software Engineer
Embedded Software Engineer

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C/ Chelín, 16, Alicante
03114, Spain (Alicante)

At Embention we have been on a clear mission for over sixteen years, enabling drones to populate our skies. 

We provide our more than 600 customers in 70 countries with the development of avionics, critical components and high performance software for their professional UAS (UAVs, drones, eVTOLs…) according to aeronautical certification standards. 

The projects that our engineers carry out are very varied, from urban aerial mobility, through freight transport to space rocket recovery projects. 

The core of our company lies in our R&D team made up of more than 60 engineers with multiple specialities who, together with the rest of the team, form a total of 85 professionals with the same objective. 

Due to our IPO and the interest of the market, we are looking to expand our most important resource, the human resource. We open the doors to a new partner for our Firmware team. If you have experience with embedded software and feel attracted by our mission we are looking for you.



As an Embedded Software Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, analysing and developing embedded software for on-board devices, ensuring effective integration with other hardware and software modules. 



  • Design, analyse and develop embedded software for on-board devices.
  • Integration of the software with other hardware and/or software modules.
  • Execution of validation and verification tests
  • Code version control
  • Application maintenance, problem analysis and bug fixes


We need 

  • 3 years of experience in C++ programming
  • Experience with real-time systems
  • Knowledge of templates and high abstraction structures
  • Experience with strict programming standards
  • Experience in writing and tracing requirements and test cases
  • Verification / testing experience


We value

  • JSF++, MISRA C knowledge
  • Assembler experience
  • Knowledge of ARP-4753A, ARP-4761, DO-178C, DO-254 (DAL B)
  • Experience with CANbus, ARINC 429, USB, RS232, RS422, RS485, SPI, McBSP, etc.
  • Hardware design knowledge
  • Experience in aeronautical certification processes
  • Knowledge of Java and/or Python
  • Knowledge of VectorCAST


We offer

  • Flexible start time (between 08.00 and 10.00 a.m.)
  • Private medical insurance
  • Shares for Embention members
  • Common leisure areas in the offices: Solarium and fitness centre
  • Free English classes
  • Concentration day 
  • Continuous training and personalised annual career plan
  • Work in a dynamic and professional environment
  • Work in a product company where you will be able to see your own developments


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