All applications for any position at Sorion Electronics MUST include a completed standard Sorion Employment Application Form and this should be submitted along with your CV, either by post or emailed to email@example.com. For graduate or undergraduate positions the Sorion Graduate Application Form should be used instead.
A fantastic opportunity to join an established and growing company located in the centre of Birmingham with a strong reputation in the automotive and test industry. Sorion is looking for a Software Engineer to complement a team developing our own product range as well as developing specific solutions for the customers of our design services. This ranges from server based OLTP / B2B manufacturing systems all the way down to embedded electrical and IOT applications.
Key roles and responsibilities
The role will involve all phases of a project life cycle from estimation and requirements support, through to specification, design and validation to documentation, signoff, training and support.
Development, configuration and the creation of deployable packages under Windows environments and ARM/PIC embedded platforms.
Software design and development with the following languages VB.Net / C# / VB, PHP, C / C++ and T-SQL.
Using and understanding the following communications technologies: TCP/IP, HTTP, JSON, OPC, RS-232, USB, CAN, I2C, SPI, MS-SQL.
Researching, Interfacing and developing API’s for components and peripherals using the above technologies.
Qualification and education
Electronic / Software / Control Systems based Degree / HND
Time served and relevant experience will also be taken into consideration
2 years in an engineering development role where robustness and up-time were paramount due to the demands of a production environment.
C/C++ Experience in PIC or ARM environments and the development of embedded control systems.
VB.Net / C# / VB, development creating Database or comms based service & client software and front ends.
Networking / low level TCP Comms using Sockets or SOAP / JSON / XML or HTTP.
MS SQL Server Schema Design, TSQL development, DB management and admin
Board knowledge of PHP / IIS web server development and configuration
Interfacing with factory systems (ERP / Build Control / MES solutions or SCADA / PLCs)
Systems analysis and design, being able to create or update good quality specifications and documents
Ability to overcome problems as they arise, as well as self-discipline, motivation, and quick thinking
Time keeping on projects and the ability to organise your projects is important
Technologies: Understanding the following
Electronics and electrical systems, components and technologies
Familiarity and empathy with Mechanical systems
An interest in current automotive technologies and systems
Manufacturing assembly, logistics and automation technologies
Attention to detail and passionate about your work
A healthy interest in the automotive industry or industrial electronics
Good personal presentation and communication
Willing to work at the client site and the occasional need to travel away
Full Driving license and own car
We are looking to fill a permanent position with a competitive salary and pension based on experience.
All applications for any position at Sorion Electronics MUST include a completed standard Sorion Employment Application Form and this should be submitted along with your CV, either by post or emailed to jobs(at)sorion.co.uk.
STRICTLY NO AGENCIES
Sorion does not accept unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies.
Sorion welcomes CVs from proactive individuals with a desire to further their career.