Embedded Systems and Electronics Jobs UK

From specialist electronic engineering jobs to developer roles for embedded software, KO2’s experience in this sector of the engineering industry makes us the best choice for clients and candidates UK-wide. We have always been experts in this area, and with 25 years of recruitment experience, you can be sure that we’ll always offer an outstanding quality of service.

Current Embedded Software Engineer and Electronic Jobs

KO2 specialise in both contract and permanent opportunities working for electronics and embedded systems businesses, providing a full solution to all hiring scenarios. Our clients offer a range of electronics and embedded software jobs for all levels, working in industries including medical, consumer, transport and energy and utilities.

All of our current embedded software engineer jobs and electronics jobs in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland are listed below.

If you’re looking for more specific opportunities, why not browse our Expertise page to see a breakdown of the different kinds of roles we recruit for.

Whilst this page is regularly updated, we may have other positions available or clients that may be looking for talented candidates as opposed to applicants for specific roles. If you’re looking for a specific kind of job opportunity, get in touch and tell us how we can help find you something more relevant.

Roles We Recruit For

Although we recruit in a niche sector of the engineering industry, the range of roles we recruit for is quite varied. From Linux device driver jobs, PCB engineer jobs and LabVIEW engineer jobs to more general electronic engineers and even program or project managers, we have positions suitable for all levels of experience, including Graduate & PHD jobs .

We also help clients find contract embedded software engineers and contract electronics engineers, providing a full recruitment service no matter the length of time you need a role to be filled.

Below, you can see some examples of the kind of roles we recruit for. However, we cover all positions that may be involved in an embedded software or electronics business throughout the entire product lifecycle, so if your desired role isn’t featured below but is relevant to that business, please get in touch to see if we can help.

Embedded Software

Covering RTOS, Bare Metal, Linux and Windows


Covering Analogue, Digital, FPGA, PCB, RF, SMPSU


Covering Manual and Automated Test, on Hardware and Software


Covering Web, Mobile and Desktop applications

Mechanical Design

Covering Design roles in 2D and 3D CAD

Project/ Engineering

Covering a range of Managerial positions

Automotive Software

Positions where embedded systems developers are needed.

BMS Engineers

That design and deliver effective systems to manage the battery power of electric vehicles.

Skills We Recruit For

KO2 recruit candidates that have a wide range of skills that an electronics embedded system business needs, from software and product design to manufacturing, process development and quality and safety assessments. Whether it’s developing a device, connecting to the cloud, or streaming raw data, we have it covered.

You can see some of the specific technical skills that we recruit for below, and browse a selection of roles that involve them.


Covering C++ on Windows, Linux and RTOS


Covering mobile, desktop and web applications


Covering all EMC regulation and compliance


Covering automated test and GUI development


Covering RF design and test


Covering FPGA development in VHDL and Verilog


Specialists in Zigbee and wireless communication protocols


A recruitment agency that specialise in sourcing engineers and programmers for a range of embedded software development roles.


Hiring engineering candidates with AUTomotive Open System ARchitecture (AUTOSAR) skills.


For roles developing embedded systems and electronic circuits using SPICE software to model their circuits.


We specialise in recruiting embedded software engineers with knowledge of guidelines such as MISRA C.


With knowledge of protocols and specifications such as CANopen for companies.

SAE J1939

Extensive knowledge of the relevant safety standards and how each influences what needs to be done in a project.


Specialists in recruiting for SolidWorks designer roles

Get in Touch

If you’re seeking a role in the electronic embedded systems sector, we would love to speak to you and find out more about what you’re looking for.

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