Senior Software Engineer

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East Anglia
Welwyn Garden City
£50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Senior Software Engineer - Life Science- Welwyn Garden City

Stream are on the lookout for an exceptional Senior Software Engineer that is driven by Research and Development.

My client is a scientific start up that specialises in the delivery of human-focused research and discovery, enabled by a unique and proven Organ-on-a-Chip platform.
We regard them to be at the forefront of a rapidly growing field of human Organs-on-Chips.
Thanks to an incredible amount of funding they are on course to develop the “Human Body-on-a-Chip”: a tablet sized device incorporating ten miniature interacting human organs.
This product assists for studies of human biology, disease and drug response.

The Technical Experience

Real-time embedded software development in C/C++ for 32-bit microcontrollers.
User interface software development (including wire-framing and simulation).
Real Time Operating Systems / Embedded Operating Systems
Agile development processes - e.g. SCRUM, Kanban

The Role
You will be developing the following:

Real-Time Embedded Control Software
User Interface Software
Communications Software (complying with industry connectivity standards)

Over time, this is likely to extend into the following additional areas:

Cloud-based software solutions
Smart Device applications

T The Responsibilities

Planning - Provide plans covering tasks, dependencies, effort, cost and resource allocation. Support review and integration into overall Program structures.
Risk Management - Support risk identification, risk evaluation and choice of appropriate risk response strategies.
Execution - Ensure day-to-day running in accordance with approved Program priorities and plans. Devise appropriate responses to problems and issues.
Monitoring & Reporting - Periodically track and report progress by various means.

The Essentials

Bachelors Degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or other closely related technical discipline.
Able to demonstrate track record of providing sustained senior level technical leadership
Experience of working with development partners will be an advantage.
A background in medical device, diagnostics, laboratory instruments preferred.
An ability to present and document effectively and can solve a problem both logistically and creatively
UK Driving License.

Medical Device - Discovery - Life Science - Embedded - C - C++ - Microcontrollers
Watford - Hemel Hempstead - Hertfordshire - Hatfield - Enfield

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Contact Details:
Tel: 02392322375
Fax: 023 9237 4445
Contact: Richard Bateman

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