Software Engineer ( Scientific technologies)

Passionate about Desktop or Web C#.NET development with TFS (Azure DevOps Services ) and WPF ?

Looking for a diverse , varied and challenging development role, developing Windows Desktop based software used in technologies employed by some ofthe most reputed scientific research institutions worldwide ?

Then why not read on !

Euro London Appointments , on behalf of our client, a renowned and innovation-focused scientific instrumentation supplier is currently looking for talented C#.NET Software Engineers to develop cutting-edge software , that runs on their their scientific instrumentation.

This is a fantastic opportunity in a dynamic and welcoming team for an experienced , Senior level or Mid-level Software Developer* , with a passion for software development and a strong interest or experience in developing software for the scientific research sector.

Responsibilities :

-Developing reliable, robust and maintainable software enabling the functionality of scientific instruments that our client provides.
-Taking on the role of Team Leader when required to lead development projects.
-Ensuring that design follows established codes of practice and product development lifecycle methodologies (ISO9000 , TickIt Plus standards)
-Solving product problems arising from the software if required.
-Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of the latest software design and development practices applicable to our client's products.
-Assisting in training on the software for internal and external personnel.
-Contributing to Software development standards and policies.

Objectives :

Design of well-structured and designed software applications.
Reliable Systems
Reusable code
Ergonomic Systems

Qualifications, skills and experience required :

A Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar, ideally with a strong course focus on Software Development. Equivalent levels of professional experience can also be considered.

-At least one significant experience in software development in C#.NET framework (essential) with TFS (Azure DevOps Services) and WPF. *For the Senior level position significant Desktop C# development experience is required, for the Mid level position, experience with C# development for Web applications is acceptable if the candidate has a strong interest in continuing their career in a Desktop development position.

-Experience with C development is beneficial but not essential.
-Previous experience designing and developing software for Industrial, Scientific or Manufacturing sectors is highly advantageous but not essential.
-Agile methodologies experience especially with Scrum is essential. Unit Testing, Test driven development knowledge is highly beneficial .
-Microsoft Team Foundation server (TFS) experience is essential.
-Software design principles, ISO9000 and TickIt/TickIT plus Standards experience would be very beneficial.
-Strong communications skills in English and developed teamwork abilities are essential for collaboration with diverse internal teams ( Technical Support, Testing Engineers, Instrumentation Engineers) as well as clients.
-Excellent adaptation abilities and thrives on working on the latest cutting-edge development projects.

You should be able to work in the Bristol area and from our client's central Bristol office 1 day per week and at least 2 days per week in the longer term when COVID-19 restrictions are reduced. Office based presence is required due to the need to manage lab equipment that interacts with the software our client's engineers develop.

In return our client can offer an innovative and stimulating working environment where the selected candidate will be at the forefront of cutting-edge software development used on some of the most specialized scientific devices used in the pharmaceutical, Oil and Gas, Automotive and Aerospace sectors, to name a few key client sectors.

An appropriate salary and wide range of benefits including a relocation allowance are included within the package available for the position.



Oliver Astington

Team: IT & Technical

I specialise in: International & Multilingual IT and Technical Recruitment across the UK and Western Europe

Languages: English, French & Spanish (also learning Italian)

I’ve been at Euro London since: 2010

About me: I have evolved with Euro London from consultant to senior and principal consultant since December 2010. I completed my Bachelors Degree in Modern European Studies and Masters Degree in Modern Language studies at the University of Nottingham with studies in France and Spain from 2005-2010 and have subsequently used my passion for Europe, European languages and international business to develop long-standing relationships with international businesses and candidates as well as investment in helping international candidates find job opportunities that will help them grow their careers. Outside work I regularly travel throughout Europe and beyond, enjoy outdoor sports and  reading about  Modern European history and politics. 

Fun fact: I have lived in 4 European countries , UK, France, Spain, Belgium.