“There’s no stifling hierarchy at ROLI, we have Mentors that guide rather than Managers that direct.” – David Rumball, Lead Electronic Engineer
As we expand our product line, we are looking for a talented individual to work on the embedded software for our current products as well as other exciting R&D projects.

As our Senior Embedded Software Engineer, your responsibilities will include designing and developing robust and innovative embedded software solutions, methodically testing them prior to release, and writing and maintaining their technical documentation. You will be part of a multi­cultural, multi­disciplinary group of talented developers, and will produce work to the highest standards.
Your Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the development of complex, reliable code on an ARM-based microcontroller (specifically the Cortex M3/M4 series)
  • Work closely with Software and Electronic Engineers to ensure code is thoroughly tested and integrated
  • Enhance, maintain, and improve embedded system performance for existing products, such as the Seaboard RISE
  • Take ownership of key areas of firmware development and act as a mentor for more junior members of the team
  • Maintain high standards of coding practice, revision control, methods, and documentation
  • Communicate effectively and respectfully to ensure end-to-end quality

Your Qualifications:

  • Experience working with ARM-based microcontrollers in a bare-metal environment
  • High proficiency with C/C++
  • Strong debugging skills
  • A familiarity with the principles of Digital Signal Processing
  • A working understanding of electronics and PCB design
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills
  • Previous experience in embedded development

ROLI offers:

  • The opportunity to work with the leading minds within technology, hardware, and music creation to directly impact the way we create and interact with music
  • A range of meaningful benefits including:
  • A dedicated company-wide Hack Day every eight weeks to expand your skill­ set
  • The opportunity to create your own “4pm” class to skill share both your technical and creative skill sets with other ROLI team members
  • A generous bike to work scheme plus in-house bike storage
  • Following probation, a competitive health care cash plan and company backed pension scheme
  • 23 days holiday with 2 additional social impact days and the standard 8 statutory holiday days
  • ‘Lending Library’ of ROLI products
  • Frequent friends and family events
  • A great working environment, featuring daily complimentary homemade vegetarian lunches as well as fresh baked bread, limitless home­made GOLDnola, and plenty of fresh juice
  • A competitive salary according to your level of experience
  • A company backed pension + Private health care cash plan

To learn more about us and our culture, check out:

See the Seaboard in action
BLOCKS the modular music studio
Profile on ROLI Culture in The Guardian
Balderton Podcast – ROLI’s company culture & building a unique team