Junior Software Engineer
Reporting to: Software Team Lead Type of Role: Permanent
Start Date: Immediate Salary: £tbc (plus benefits)
Who we are:
RedLux are a world-leading SME who design and manufacture state-of-the-art robotic measuring instruments for use in such fields as biomedical research, optics, automotive and aerospace. We are seeking to recruit a Junior Software Test Engineer / Software Engineer to help the company’s development team and processes cope with the rapid growth in demands for our optical coordinate measuring machines.
Who you are:
You will and have an engineering/mathematical/physics background, have previously developed software (preferably in C# and .NET, but perhaps C++ or other languages). Ideally, you will have previous experience working on integrated hardware/software solutions in a field such as automation and robotics or metrology industries, or a keen interest in working in such an environment.
To help develop software solutions, many of which will interface to, and control, cutting-edge hardware systems. The role will initially be focused on testing with an opportunity to move towards a software engineering role.
Post Holder – Specific Responsibilities and Duties:
Primary Location of Post:
At the company address in Romsey (near Southampton).
Occasional travel to customers’ sites might be required. Destinations are likely to be, but not limited to UK, Europe, USA.
Key Business Attributes
Maintain confidentiality with respect to customer information and our own IPR (E).
Attention to fine detail and quality at all times (E).
Ability to manage and plan work to meet deadlines and respond to changing priorities (E).
Ability to communicate appropriately and effectively with suppliers, customers and colleagues (E).
Good organizational skills and detail-oriented mindset (E).
Highly self-motivated individual capable of working with minimum supervision, individually and as part of a team, in a dynamic environment (E).
Able to work to tight timescales and sometimes under pressure (E).
A flexible approach to work; able to work occasional overtime at short notice (E).
(E)= Essential (HD) = Highly Desirable (D) = Desirable