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Title:  Principal System Application Engineer

Requisition ID:  41678

Edinburgh, GB Athens, GR s-Hertogenbosch, NL

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering

The Role

  • Break down complex software tasks and drive software specification
  • Coordinate SW development and integration of multi-layer SW systems
  • Ability to understand requirements and effort associated
  • Map requirements to real work and do task refinement
  • Provision of suitable demonstration vehicles such as evaluation platforms with integrated drivers.
  • Support of software integration into key clients
  • Development of suitable guides to enable integration of Dialog software into customer software.
  • Customer interaction including travel to customer premises
  • Ensure the quality of delivered software to customers
  • Keep track of customer development and provide it as feedback into the development team
  • Mentoring, coaching and technical task supervision of other team members

What we are looking for

  • Principal: Bachelor level with approx. 10+ years deep working experience in Embedded SW development, or Academic level with 8+ years of experience.
  • Fully competent in all aspects of software engineering, concerning coding and testing.
  • Very good knowledge of embedded SW development, at all levels of an embedded system (low level drivers, middleware, applications, etc.).
  • Strong knowledge and background in Audio and Bluetooth
  • Good knowledge of embedded real-time OSs
  • Very good System knowledge
  • Very good knowledge of product lifecycle and product development phases
  • Problem analysis skills
  • Very good customer interaction skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Human relations skills are important to convince others (e.g. in projects) based on technical knowledge and shows assertiveness to alert superiors/colleagues.



  • Understanding of HW
  • Audio systems knowledge
  • SW development ARM cortex-M processors
  • Experience in digital hardware and/or RF understanding


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