Senior Software Engineer

SeeByte Ltd
Edinburgh, UK
27 Aug 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: C++ Software Engineers / Senior Software Engineers

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £32,000 to £45,000 (dependent on experience) + pension scheme and bonuses

Job Type: Permanent

SeeByte, a global market leader in the development of smart software for unmanned maritime systems, are looking to recruit C++ Software Engineers / Senior Software Engineers with a focus on Autonomy and Sensor Processing, within our team in our Edinburgh office. You can expect to be working as part of a world renowned, expert engineering team, with state-of-the-art subsea robots on exciting and varied projects, involving global travel and at-sea experiments.

You will be given the opportunity to see the real-world application of the software that SeeByte has created.You will have a unique opportunity to play a significant role in ae dynamic and world respected technology company within the exciting field of robotics, with clear development, training and career progression opportunities provided.This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an innovative and forward thinking company with an international client base.

Benefits include:
  • Competitive salary and shared employee / employer contributory pension scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement and travel compensation scheme
  • Flexible working hours policy
  • Travel season ticket loan
  • Opportunities to travel to great locations like San Diego and work with robots
  • Annual company day out
  • Internal "technology projects" to prototype and explore new ideas.
  • Quarterly company lunches with technology presentations
  • Online certified training courses and in-house technology training
  • Offices in the centre of Edinburgh, a great city to live and work in!
  • Save money on your commute as SeeByte participates in the Cycle to Work scheme

Main Purpose of the Role

You will have the opportunity to work on projects providing robotic solutions for domains such as offshore oil infrastructure inspection and Port and Harbour security applications for various clients worldwide.

Support and training will be given to allow you to develop within the role and become a specialist in software engineering for maritime robotic systems. This role is suitable for engineers with over 1-year commercial experience.

The implementation will primarily focus on C++ (Windows and Linux).Basic knowledge of C# and/or Java is desirable, but not essential.

Required skills:
  • Graduated with a BSc or an MSc in Software Engineering or a similar numerical degree (2:1 or above)
  • Proficient in C++
  • Strong numerical and mathematical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with external partners and clients
  • The ability to mentor and supervise engineers and technical development in the company
  • Willingness to travel abroad to support client demonstrations and trials
  • Enthused to learn new technology

Experience (academic or commercial) in at least one of the following areas is desirable:
  • Autonomy / A.I.
  • Knowledge of data mining/machine learning /deep learning algorithms
  • Software verification and deployment
  • Management and processing of Big Data
  • Creation/Management of static and dynamic libraries
  • Knowledge of Boost, OpenCV and Web Services

Having been involved in previous projects in one or several of the following areas is also desirable:
  • Robotics
  • Image processing
  • Data Analysis
  • Modelling and Simulation

To apply please send a recent copy of your CV and a cover letter by clicking the 'Apply' button.

Because of the nature of the work associated with this post it is subject to special nationality rules and is open only to British or European Citizens. Applicants with suitable work visas will also be considered.All offers of employment will be conditional to a satisfactory background check.


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