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(Senior) Scientific Software Systems Engineer (23308)

Oxfordshire South
c£28k (jnr) to c£50k (snr) + bens

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Control Systems, C / C++, Linux, Real-time, Kernel, Networking, Embedded

Our client is a scientific team that design and develop bespoke control systems revolving around high energy, real-time, distributed systems. Their continued support of existing systems as well as development of new designs (through customer interactions) provides a wide variety of projects. They currently are looking for a bright, experienced engineer to join their systems team.


  • Degree qualified in electronics, software or physics (ideally 1st / 2.1 and post-graduate qualifications).
  • Further professional coding experience with C / C++ in real time distributed controls including knowledge of application level communications.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work within a team environment.

Further, additional knowledge / exposure to embedded systems, Linux kernel, scripting or networking would be desirable.

Interested candidates are invited to send through their application. Shortlisted candidates can expect to come to onsite interview with travel expenses to be provided.

The successful candidate will be rewarded with an excellent remunerations package including a wide range of benefits. The position is open to graduates who are already available or more senior engineers with relevant technical experience.

Control Systems, C / C++, Linux, Real-time, Kernel, Networking, Embedded

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