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Software Engineer (Product Instrumentation) (25188)


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Development of control systems for scientific / healthcare instruments

Having successfully completed their latest investment funding round, this growing start-up has recently moved to accommodate their expanding teams. They currently have several future projects being reviewed, and need more people to join them to execute their vision.

The company develop a range of scientific hardware applications looking to revolutionise healthcare research through real-time information. Part of their current recruitment drive is for an experienced Software Engineer to join them.


  • Background writing C and Python for control systems that interface with hardware (microcontrollers, pumps, etc…)
  • Familiarity with electronics – understanding how software interfaces with the hardware.
  • Experience with software test including automated test scripts.
  • Additional experience with LabVIEW, C# or Java would be desirable.

The teams are multidisciplinary, so experience working with electronics, mechanics and life sciences would be useful – and this relates to communicating with technical people of different disciplines.

In return, you’ll be joining a progressive, forward-thinking company; with an excellent remunerations package; whilst working at their offices in Cambridge.

Keywords: Python, C, Instrumentation, Control Systems, Hardware, Multidisciplinary, Start-up, Scientific / Healthcare Applications

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