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Software Developer/Engineer

We are looking for a Software Developer/Engineer to join us working from our site in Royston near Cambridge. You will have a Bachelors/Masters degree in Computer Science/Engineering or a comparable scientific field.

Sartorius is a leading partner of the Biopharmaceutical industry. Specialising in the design, manufacture and installation of complex, high end Laboratory testing equipment. Sartorius is an exceptionally robust and profitable global company, undergoing broad-scale expansion driven by consistent commercial success.

As part of this growth, we are pleased to announce a new position as part of our exceptional Software Development Team at our head office in Royston

You will be responsible for the design, development, testing, documentation and maintenance of high quality software for new and existing product based systems. You will also participate in the continuous improvement of the software group platforms, processes and techniques.

This role will include working on individual and group projects and comes with a generous salary and benefits package.

What you will accomplish together with us:

  • Gather, analyze and define requirements for new complex software functionality with input from product managers, customer feedback, and internal product Development teams

  • Engineer and develop sustainable software systems through use of prototyping, clear software design, and participating in design reviews

  • Write clear, easy to maintain, high quality code that is optimized for performance and memory usage

  • Write comprehensive design, functional and quality assurance test documentation

  • Implement automated testing at the unit and nightly regression framework levels

  • Validate correct software and hardware system operation

  • Provide assistance to our technical support and product Development teams as needed

What will convince us:

  • Bachelor degree or Master degree in Computer Science/Engineering or a comparable scientific field

  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in developing commercial software products

  • Excellent development skills with proven high-level proficiency in C#, C/C++, XML

  • Strong, demonstrable, object-oriented and software development skills and ability to work constructively in a team environment

  • Proven experience with modern software engineering processes and methodologies

  • Knowledge of one or more of the following desired: Windows Forms, WCF, WPF, SQL and database programming, hardware control/interfaces (serial, network, USB), graphical user interface development, memory and performance optimization, data analysis and visualization, graphing tools, and parallel programming

  • Good written and oral communication skills

  • Must have strong personal initiative and be results oriented

Please note - In order to commence working with us, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the right to work in the UK.

What we offer

Our ambition is to simplify progress in life science research and the biopharmaceutical industry to help translate scientific findings into new therapeutics faster and more efficiently. So that more people can obtain access to better medicine. Nearly 11,000 employees at more than 60 production and sales locations worldwide are committed to this vision. And together, we have grown strongly over the past years. Do you also want to contribute to our vision? Grow with us and benefit from working with a Global Player that has kept its familiar atmosphere:

Opportunity for international career development: A global network offering seminars and training sessions, expert and manager career paths

Open and highly collaborative culture: Mutual support within teams and working as equals, team spirit and international collaboration

Work-life balance: Working from home at many sites

Intelligent working environment: Working in smart buildings with the latest technology and equipment

Ambitious goals: Sartorius plans to double its sales revenue approximately every five years and expects to grow its global team to approximately 15,000 people in 2025.

We look forward to receiving your application.