2018 Graduate Software Engineer - Compiler Development ARM
- Job ID #: 9594
- Job Category: Software Engineering
- Employment Type: Graduates
- Division: Development Solutions
- Department: Development Solutions - LLVM Comp
- Primary Country: UK
- Primary Location: Cambridge
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About the role
Help develop the compilers and tools that build the code in the world’s devices. Arm is looking for enthusiastic and motivated graduates with a software engineering background to join our teams working on compilers and toolchains for the Arm architecture. Our tools are used across all of Arm’s markets, from automotive to storage, networking and servers and our customers and partners rely on our tools to produce the best code that runs their devices. There is the opportunity to join different toolchain teams, working on GNU tools (GCC, binutils, glibc), LLVM, or our commercial toolchain (Arm Compiler).
Your work could include various aspects of our tools, including compilers, linkers and C/C++ libraries. Typically the tasks will involve the development of new features, including support for new architecture extensions, optimization work, and ongoing maintenance of the tools. As a new graduate, there is also the opportunity for rotations to other teams in the Development Solutions Group or the wider company during your first two years.
If you have a desire for challenging software development opportunities, then we would like to hear from you!
- Ongoing development and delivery of high-quality, reliable toolchain support to Arm’s partners.
- Working with other groups in Arm to expand support of the Arm architecture & Arm IP.
- Contribution to open-source toolchain projects as appropriate.
Essential Skills & Experience
- Excellent programming skills in C/C++.
- Experience of developing, testing, delivering, and maintaining production-quality software, ideally in a commercial environment.
- Enthusiastic and self-motivated, someone who is technically versatile, willing to be flexible and learn new skills that you can apply across multiple types of work.
- Able to work effectively alone or in a team.
Desirable Skills and Experience
- Understanding of the purpose and structure of compilers, assemblers and linkers.
- Experience of contributing to an open-source project and working with an open-source community.
Education & Qualifications
You will need to be expecting a good degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science / Software Engineering, or an alternative and have other relevant experience.
How to apply
If you are passionate about this role, click ‘apply now’.
The start date for this role is September 2018 but in some cases we may consider an earlier or later start date.
Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. ARM’s benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment.
- Annual Bonus Plan
- Discretionary Cash Award
- Group Personal Pension Plan with enhanced company contribution
- Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insurances
- Holiday, 25 days annual leave with option to buy an additional 5 days per year
- Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-year of service
- Volunteering, One (1) paid working day each year (TeamARM)
- Varies by location: cycle to work, free car parking, gym on site, team and social events
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