Software Engineer

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    Edinburgh, Scotland

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    Lauren Clark

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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My client is looking to hire a Software Engineer. This exciting opportunity will be to develop and improve software on the company's current hardware platforms on systems utilised in the semiconductor & MEMS industries.

This company services the semiconductor and MEMS industry with a global market presence including customers in Europe, Asia and North America.

This position will see the successful applicant primarily based within the Edinburgh site, with occasional expected travel to headquarters in Livingston.

With a global customer base, travel to customer sites will be expected and typically constitutes around 10-20% of a calendar year.

The role carries the following responsibilities:

  • Development and ongoing maintenance of the software suits using Smalltalk within the Cincom VisualWorks Platform
  • Programming hardware interfacing modules
  • Customer management
  • Management of hardware and software integration
  • Occasional travel to customer sites

Specific technical knowledge/experience required:

  • Object oriented programming
  • Computer hardware knowledge
  • Basic understanding of computer networking
  • Good communication skills
  • LabVIEW programming experience (optional)
  • Smalltalk Programming experience (optional)

The successful applicant will work as part of a small team and must be able to communicate clearly to other departments as well as customers and suppliers.

The position comes with a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • Private Healthcare - for the applicant and their immediate family.
  • Life cover (4 times salary)
  • Half yearly bonus (based on overall company performance)
  • Stakeholder Pension, with matched company contributions up to 4% of salary