Software Engineer

Posted 07/05/2024 by Team Horizon

Republic of Ireland

Software Engineer

Team Horizon is seeking a Software Engineer to join our client in Galway, who are a global leader in the medical device industry. The Software Engineer will assist the Equipment Engineer department to develop new manufacturing and test equipment and systems used in the development and production of medical devices. The successful candidate will develop specifications, designs, plans and develops complex manufacturing and test equipment.

Why you should apply:

  • You are a professional with a complete understanding and wide application of principles, theories, and concepts in the field. 
  • Our client has developed a stand-out culture of innovation, inclusion, and development.Hybrid working option after 3 months.

What you will be doing:

  • Develop robust, flexible, reusable, efficient and scalable manufacturing applications.
  • Database design, development, monitoring and SQL script authoring.
  • Work closely with customers in defining system requirements and propose creative and cost effective solutions for new and upgraded equipment.
  • Write detailed functional design requirements.
  • Contribute to all phases of software development including design, implementation, unit test, integration, release, and validation support.
  • Generates quotations, concepts and business cases for new and upgrade equipment.
  • Commission, test, troubleshoot and support existing and new manufacturing equipment.
  • Build Quality into all aspects of work by maintaining compliance to all quality requirements.
  • Providing technical leadership on equipment related product and process issues.
  • Proactively drive innovation and integration of new technologies into development strategies for the software team.
  • Ensure equipment solutions are delivered within planned schedules and within budget.
  • Participates in the development of less experienced staff by setting an example, providing guidance, and offering counsel.

What you need to apply:

  • BSc/MSc degree or equivalent in Computer Engineering or related discipline.
  • Minimum of 5 years in software development with experience and a thorough knowledge in the following: VB.Net, C#, VB 6.
  • Understanding of data modelling and storage with relational databases (preferably SQL).
  • Understanding of software integration with manufacturing equipment with protocols such as OPC, UPC-UA, TCP/IP, HTTP.
  • Machine or device control design experience.
  • Excellent communication skills combined with an imaginative and creative approach to problem solving.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with good multitasking and prioritization skills. 
  • Works under general direction regarding the direction and progress of projects and special assignments.
  • Independently determines and develops approach to solutions
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