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Senior C++ Developer (23745)

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
to £50k + benefits

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scientific software, engineering applications, modern tools, friendly company

This is an involving C++ application development role working on scientific/engineering software. It integrates with industrial-strength packages used to design the latest in high-value, high-tech products. A friendly company with local roots, in the heart of Cambridge, using the latest Windows tools and technologies, and practicing pragmatic Agile methods.

You will bring:

  • Strong commercial experience of C++ including Boost and (naturally) the STL
  • A Windows and/or Linux background, x86(-64)
  • A good technical degree and a practical knowledge of computer science: structures, efficiency and concurrency
  • An understanding of inter-process and internet communications: technologies you’ve used might include WSDL, REST, SOAP or even COM / DCOM, over HTTP or TCP/IP.

You will be interested in application development, and will have the chance to work C# / Python / Java code also, if you’d like to. They use VS 2017, Boost, GitHub and Jira.

To the right candidate, a role is on offer with this supportive and friendly group in the centre of Cambridge. They offer a relaxed but professional atmosphere, significant autonomy, flexible hours and a top benefits package.

Interested? Send your CV to ECM Selection; whilst we can only put forward the top few candidates, we do read every CV and try to respond to everyone. Or recommend a friend for £250, details at

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