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Firmware Developer

Firmware Developer (BBBH15224) Bristol, England

Salary: GBP71.11 - GBP90 per hour

On behalf of our client, we are seeking to recruit a Firmware Developer on a 6-month contract. Depending on the programme this will vary from specification and assessment through to delivery and support. Our client also leads and conducts industry-leading innovative R&D activities to support future emerging programmes.

Role: Firmware Developer
Pay: Up to £90 per hour Umbrella, up to £71.11 per hour PAYE
Location: Bristol
Contract: Monday to Friday, hybrid working available (task dependant)
IR35 Status: Inside
Security Clearance: SC required, can start on BPSS


  • Developing ground-breaking EO (Electro-Optical) Seekers & Sensors for the company’s complex weapons
  • You will be responsible for the development of FPGA firmware solutions to support a number of products

Skillset / experience required:


  • Firmware design and development for Xilinx-SPF-Fibre video transceiver and implementation of high speed, synchronised video manipulation; VHDL, USB, HDMI, Taxi, Test-bench development
  • Understanding and experience of Configuration Management principles
  • Have a consistent track record of on time delivery particularly in a dynamic working environment.
  • Able to engage with a broad range of partners and forge strategic technical relationships.
  • Be adaptable, self-starting and able to work both independently and as part of a team.


  • Systems engineering; consulting with internal customers and stakeholder to elicit and capture system requirements, completing design decomposition, firmware subsystem and other software/mechanical/functional subsystem specifications,

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Siobhan Miller at Line Up Aviation

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