Senior Embedded Software Engineer (IoT / Industrial) in United Kingdom

Our goal is to revolutionise the safety and resilience of machine-to-machine communications of the future. With 1 trillion connected devices by 2025, the cyber security threat will increase exponentially. Our innovative technology creates trust between devices to allow secure communication over untrusted networks. To achieve our goal we’re growing our talented, international team. We aim to combine the best business and technical brains, to create breakthroughs at the forefront of technology.

Job description

The Role

We are looking for an Embedded Software Engineer, with experience of designing and architecting software, to join some of the industry’s brightest minds dedicated to developing hardware and software authentication and encryption solutions. You will report directly to the Engineering Lead and will work within our Embedded Software team who are responsible for developing, implementing and testing cryptographic protocols and IP.


  • Collaborating with various stakeholders to determine embedded software requirements

  • Creating high-level embedded software specifications and design documents

  • Developing and implementing embedded software to a high level

  • Providing technical leadership to the team

  • Testing the final product to ensure it is completely functional and meets requirements

  • Manage and contribute to the various stages in the accreditation of Angoka’s security solutions by national and international standard and governmental bodies

  • Test and verify new concepts and principles used within Angoka’s products for embedded systems

  • Provide technical expertise and advice on embedded systems across a range of industries, such as automotive, industrial, IoTl and medtech, including developing knowledge and experience of junior team members

  • Deliver high-quality technical analysis, reports, and presentations to senior management, external shareholders and clients

  • Attend and deliver talks at industry seminars and conferences and other events relevant to Angoka

The Person

  • 5-10 years experience of developing embedded systems solutions

  • A degree in electronic engineering, computer science, software engineering, or a related discipline (2:1 minimum)

  • Demonstrable experience of software development and architectural design

  • Recent experience in programming embedded systems in C/C++

  • Recent experience of developing for embedded Linux based systems

  • Proven hands-on experience with debugging and fault finding

  • Knowledge of industrial systems and industrial communication networks including Modbus, PROFIBUS, CAN and Ethernet, and/or

  • Knowledge of IoT networking protocols such as Thread, CoAP, MQTT, 6LoWPAN, BLE, Zigbee, Z-Wave or telecoms (4G or 5G)

  • Proven ability to engage and work with other technical experts and incorporate their input and feedback into broader technical solutions.

  • Good knowledge of cyber security would be an advantage

  • Solid working knowledge of MATLAB and/or Python would be an advantage

  • Proven ability to communicate complex topics clearly and concisely

  • Excellent verbal and written technical English communications skills

Why you should apply

  • Competitive salary

  • Flexible working hours

  • 25 days holiday, plus all bank holidays

  • Personal growth and career progression opportunities (e.g. develop your technical skills, attend cyber security conferences and industry events, and mentoring – just to name a few!)

  • Friendly, open and transparent culture

  • You'll get to join a passionate VC backed start-up, and be able to help shape its growth from the get-go

  • Plus perks such as team events and more!


Significant related experience may be considered in mitigation of unmet criteria.

Applicants who exceed criteria may be considered for an equivalent higher-level position.


Angoka is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage applicants from all backgrounds and experiences. We do not tolerate discrimination or harassment. 

At Angoka, all our hiring decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, and we are committed to creating an inclusive culture that supports and represents our diverse society.

Extra information

Education Level
United Kingdom
Type of Contract
Full Time Jobs
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Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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