Senior Software Engineer - In Vitro Diagnostics

Aspire Cambridge

Aspire Cambridge are recruiting for a Senior Software Engineer - In Vitro Diagnostics on behalf of our client based in Cambridgeshire.

This is an exciting opportunity to use your proven experience in developing software for In Vitro Diagnostic Devices (IVDs) to create novel diagnostics instruments for applications such as rapid disease detection and molecular assays.

This world-class team is based in South Cambridgeshire, right on the border of Hertfordshire. You’ll be working in a multi-disciplinary environment on ground-breaking and life-changing innovations, so it’s a really exciting company to be part of! You will be given the opportunity to progress your career, along with excellent benefits, free parking and a pleasant working environment in a countryside location, with convenient road and rail links to both Cambridge and London. Relocation assistance is also available if you should need it.

  • Excellent Degree from a leading university in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics 
  • Significant experience developing embedded software for IVDs in a commercial regulated software development environment. Many projects run under ISO13485 with an emphasis on Software Development Lifecycle (e.g. IEC62304) and consideration of risk management processes (e.g. ISO14971)
  • Proven experience developing robust real-time software for embedded control systems (bare metal and RTOS) in C/C++
  • Ability to interface embedded software with hardware at a low level (e.g. SPI, I2C, UART, USB) as well as high level (e.g. Modbus, CAN, TCP/IP)
  • A solid grasp of engineering and basic physics to understand the broader design and development considerations of complex instrumentation
  • A good understanding of electronics, schematic design and use of test equipment such as oscilloscopes and logic analysers
Start: Immediate 
Location: Royston, Cambridgeshire 
Salary: £Negotiable
  • A generous employer pension contribution
  • Employee share scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Profit share
  • 25 days’ annual holiday plus bank holidays
  • Life insurance
  • Discounts and memberships to local sports facilities and the theatre
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • A comprehensive relocation package is also available, if applicable.
If you are interested in this position, feel you have the relevant experience and skills and would like to apply, please call our team on 01223 855440 or apply online.
Whilst we’d love to get back to every applicant, it is not always possible, so if you haven’t heard from us within 3-5 days, please note that your application has not been successful on this occasion.
Aspire Cambridge is acting as an Employment Agency in regards to this Permanent opportunity.