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Senior Software Engineer ARM

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Job Description

About the role

We are looking for a software engineer to join ARM’s IoT cloud services research team. This is a unique opportunity to join a small team and help drive IoT cloud services research agenda at ARM. You will work on cutting edge technologies and play a vital role in building next generation IoT platform and cloud services for billions of interconnected devices.

What will I be accountable for?

As an individual contributor in a small team, you will be responsible for owning the design and implementation of several major components of the system. You will be expected to deliver production quality software using agile development process. You will have end-to-end visibility in all aspects of the design ranging from embedded software to scalable cloud services backend. You will work in a fast-paced environment with ample opportunities to learn and influence all aspects of the system design. Successful candidates will be self-driven, highly motivated individuals who are not afraid to think out of the box, can deal with some level of ambiguity, are self-learners, enjoy working on cutting edge technologies, and can translate bold ideas into production grade systems and software.

Job Requirements

What skills, experience, and qualifications do I need?

  • Bachelors (BS) or Masters (MS) in Computer Science or related disciplines
  • Demonstrable background in software development as an individual contributor in multiple software projects
  • Expert level proficiency in at least one programming language such as C/C++/Java/Go/Python/Scala
  • Familiarity with databases, operating systems, and distributed systems
  • Familiarity with embedded systems (a plus but not required)

At ARM, we are guided by our core beliefs that reflect our unique culture and guide our decisions, defining how we work together to defy ordinary and shape extraordinary:

We not I
o Take daily responsibility to make the Global ARM community thrive
o No individual owns the right answer. Brilliance is collective
o Information is crucial, share it
o Realise that we win when we collaborate — and that everyone misses out when we don’t (what does collaborate)

Passion for progress
o Our differences are our strength. Widen and mix up the pool of people you connect with
o Difficult things can take unexpected directions. Stick with it
o Make feedback positive and expansive, not negative and narrow
o The essence of progress is that it can’t stop. Grow with it and own your own progress

Be your brilliant self
o Be quirky not egocentric
o Recognise the power in saying ‘I don’t know’
o Make trust our default position
o Hold strong opinions lightly

With offices around the world, ARM is a diverse organisation of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling a vibrant, inclusive, meritocratic, and open workplace, where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to ARM's success in the global marketplace


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

About Arm

Arm® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world’s most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving Arm innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.

With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace.

About the office

At our global HQ in Cambridge, England we house the majority of our engineering and our corporate groups that deliver our extraordinary success. As a world-renowned university town, Cambridge boasts both a beautiful countryside and a historical town center. Local activities include punting on the River Cam and the many museums that reside within Cambridge University.

Cambridge, UK - Global HQ
Arm Ltd.
110 Fulbourn Road