Lead Software Engineer – Salary:c£55000 – Oxford

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Lead Software Engineer – Salary:c£55000 – Oxford

Permanent

Lead Software Engineer required for a reserach centre who deliver cutting edge experimental capabilities. An essential component for this centre is its Data Acquisition software which is responsible for:

  • Programmatic orchestration of experiments;
  • Capture and storage of experimental data;
  • Real-time visualisation of collected data.

Responsibilities as Lead Software Engineer include:

  • Provide leadership within the team that develops tests, maintains and supports the Data Acquisition software platform on Spectroscopy and Imaging beamlines
  • Significantly contribute to the design and development of enhancements to the Data Acquisition software platform to support new capabilities
  • Provide direction and support to other Data Acquisition staff. Encourage the consolidation of workflows and software used across beamlines that use overlapping techniques. Keep the user experience across beamlines consistent and of high quality
  • Lead larger projects that require the input of software engineers from the group and from scientific software & controls groups
  • Provide first line support of the software for beamlines, interacting closely with both beamline staff and external users. Including fault diagnosis and resolution. Call on specialists if required
  • Use technical and professional knowledge to identify opportunities for technical or process improvement across the beamlines supported by the team

Experience Required:

  • Significant relevant experience of Java and Python or possibly C# or C++
  • Excellent technical/theoretical understanding of methods, systems and approaches relating to technical software engineering
  • Previous experience in supervising and directing software teams
  • Experience in managing significant projects, co-ordinating internal/external resources
  • Experience in development of scientific software in the fields of Tomography or Spectroscopy
  • Experience of development on UNIX-like operating systems

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Job Reference: BBBH12032

Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum

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