Software R&D Engineer at Fluidic Analytics
Cambridge, GB

We are seeking a passionate software engineer to help our scientists and mechanical engineers develop new microfluidic instruments for protein analysis. You will have strong teamworking skills, have a hacker mindset and play a leading role in the development of our instruments from R&D to product launch. You will work with the hardware team, writing code to control research and prototype instruments, and to collect and manipulate data from the instruments. ​

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting, technology-driven biotech start-up and drive the development of one of the core pillars of its growth strategy: software.

You’ve Got This covered:

    Excellent programming experience in Python and C
    Experience writing software that interfaces with hardware e.g. pumps and Robotic devices
    Skilled at data manipulation and presentation
    Software testing experience including writing automated test scripts
    Experience of developing API’s to control bespoke electronic equipment
    Ability to work on your own and organise work tasks to deadlines with little supervision
    Practical pragmatic results-oriented mindset
    Ability to take requirements from non-software scientists, design a solution and explain back to them what you are proposing in non-software language that they will understand.
    A high-level of competence, integrity and communication

Nice to haves:

    Experience programming LABVIEW and/or C#
    Experience programming in Java
    Experience breadboarding and programming Raspberry Pi and/or microcontrollers such as PIC, STM32, Arduino, BeagleBone or similar

What you can expect from us:

    Competitive Salary
    25 days holiday
    Share Options Scheme
    Flexible working
    Company Pension
    Group Income Protection
    Group Life Assurance
    Wellbeing initiatives
    Cycle to work/ Tech scheme’s
    Employee assistance program
    Free fruit and as much tea and coffee as you can drink
    An inclusive team environment where your contribution will truly make a difference

If you would like to be part of our exceptional team, please send your CV and a covering letter to us and we will be in touch shortly.