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Software Engineer, complex instrumentation (25922)

Cambridge
c£35k plus top benefits

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C# and Python for novel life science instrumentation

If you have completed your degree in software or electronics engineering and have at least one relevant internship, have a look at this opportunity to join an exciting start-up venture. They are developing a revolutionary technology for the life sciences industry, enabling cheaper and faster routes to development and improved outcomes for clinicians and researchers.

The work is within a multi-disciplinary team of scientists and engineers. With a small team there is plenty of opportunity to get involved in complex sub-system design and integration, involving microfluidics and image processing.

The requirements are:-

  • 1st or 2.1 degree from a highly ranked world-class university in software engineering, electronics engineering, computer science or physics
  • Excellent programming skills, including the use of OO design principles and evidence of developing applications in C# and Python
  • Appreciation of software development practices, including defining user requirements, creating robust designs and testing throughout the development life-cycle
  • An enthusiastic approach with a strong team-working ethic

Any additional experience of image processing in real-time, or working with embedded processors and FPGAs would also be of interest.

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Keywords: C#, Python, scientific instrumentation, real-time, control systems, embedded, Cambridge

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