At Oxford Instruments, we enable the world’s leading industrial companies and scientific research communities to image, analyse and manipulate materials down to the atomic and molecular level.
Our NanoAnalysis systems for electron microscopes are used in research and development that’s keeping pharmaceutical products safe, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and increasing the reliability and power of the latest mobile devices.
Senior Software Engineer- High Wycombe, UK
Here at Oxford Instruments NanoAnalysis we are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to design, develop and maintain software components and products.
Software Engineering / Scientific Degree
Ideally - Physics / Materials Science degree OR Computing Degree with a Physics background
Experience in PC based software developments using C# and Visual Studio, a source code control system, a bug or issue tracking system, and debuggers
Experience of delivering code as part of a product development team using an Agile development process
Experience with WPF or WCF and user interface development
Able to design, create and test reliable code in a multi-threaded environment
Ideally - Experience of developing complex software applications for high tech instrumentation
Ideally - Experience working with customers creating bespoke solutions
Ideally - Experience using Microsoft DevOps or TFS
Working within an Agile team to develop high quality functionality to agreed specifications and timescales
Using our internally defined software design methodologies and tools to develop robust software components and systems
Be an active member of the software team, participating in software design reviews and in discussions and trials of new tools and techniques
As necessary, provide ongoing support for new and existing products.
Provide and update appropriate documentation that facilitates others to further develop or maintain the software and systems that you produce and enables your internal customers to do their work (SQA, Help and Localisation specialists, Applications Scientists, Product Managers and Customer Support staff).
Take responsibility for co-ordination of technical solutions within specific software development projects.
Benefits for the Senior Software Engineer
In addition to a competitive starting salary, structured career development opportunities, and a good work-life balance, Oxford Instruments offers 25 days annual leave, half-days on Fridays, private healthcare, a share incentive plan and a defined contribution Group Personal Pension Plan
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.
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