Embedded Software Engineer – Classified & Critical Applications – 18893 Ref: 18893

£37,800 – £61,200 DOE + Full Brochure (literally) of Benefits

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.

We’re on a mission to make the world a better and safer place, just like real superheroes. We build rock-solid software for leading industries’ most critical applications, so every line of code we write and every idea we think can affect the lives of millions.

Now, we’re looking for a Mid Level Software Engineer to join our team.

Could that be you?

Role Info:

Embedded Software Engineer (Mid Level)
Weymouth Based / Flexible Working
£37,800 – £61,200 Depending on Experience
Plus a Full Brochure (literally) of Benefits
Hours: 8am – 5pm , Monday – Friday

Product / Service: Software engineering for the world’s most critical products / services
Revenue: €80 Million
People: 1300+
Culture: Commitment to Sustainability
First Client: NASA
Powering: Planes & trains to space & online banking


At least 3 years of Software Development in C, C++, JAVA, Coding, Testing, Implementation, Integration
Full right to work in UK without restrictions – can pass security clearance to work in defence sector
Willing to work client site Or Hybrid at main office.

About us:

What we do is more than just a job: here, you can really make a difference. We’re on a mission to make the world a better and safer place, just like real superheroes.

Put simply, we solve the big problems. We build rock-solid software for leading industries’ most critical applications, so every line of code we write and every idea we think of can affect the lives of millions.

With 20 years of experience and more than 1300 employees under our belt, we hold offices across the globe in Portugal, UK, US and Germany setting the new industry standards for critical software systems.

The Embedded Software Engineer Opportunity:

Working with us is more than just a career choice, it is more than a business: we're a community with a strong sense of purpose, values, and togetherness. Our engineering excellence ensures that we are a trusted partner to some of the world's leading companies in markets such as Aerospace, Railway, Medical Systems, Energy, Finance, and many more.

We are always on the lookout for bright and ambitious individuals to join us.

We are now looking for a mid-level Software Engineer to join our team. As Software Engineer you will be based full-time on a client site in Weymouth.

About You:

+ Academic background in Engineering or similar (Software, Electronics, Physics, Mathematics, etc.)
+ At least 3 years of relevant professional experience in the software development area
+ Knowledge of C, C++ or JAVA
+ Full-lifecycle software development experience, from initial requirements elicitation to design, coding, testing, documentation, implementation, integration, and training
+ Passionate, driven and curious
+ Willing to share your knowledge, but also learn with others – regardless of their background, tenure, or seniority
+ Excited with the prospect of travelling and getting in touch with different cultures and realities

Please note that due to the nature of the role, we cannot provide sponsorship, therefore we can only accept candidates with permanent residency within the UK.

What we offer you:

We spend a third of our lives at work. So, choosing where and how we spend that time is really important. We believe that our people are our greatest asset, and we are proud of our entire team.

Here are a few of the things we offer our staff:

+ Flexibility – our flexible work policies mean it's never been easier to fit your life around your career at Critical
+ Work hard, play hard! We like to have fun at Critical and there's always something going on
+ Families are important to us, so we offer a range of benefits that support your loved ones
+ Competitive pay and bonus schemes.


+ Flexibility on working hours
+ Extra holidays: up to eight extra days
+ Extra paternity leave: up to two extra months fully-paid leave
+ Office snacks: free soup, cooked snacks, fruit and refreshments
+ Worldwide working opportunities: we have offices across Portugal, in the UK and Germany
+ Company events, team building, family days, summer parties and more
+ Leisure rooms with table football, table tennis, yoga classes and more
+ Fikalab, a lab equipped with all sorts of gadgets for you to develop your own projects
+ Mobile phone allowance
+ Retailer discounts: from restaurants to banks, from car dealers and gym memberships to pet shops
+ Health and dental cover
+ Mental health assistance programmes and services

Ready for your next challenge? Apply here for a fast-track path to our Hiring Team.

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If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.