Connectivity Development Engineer

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

This is a Software Developer role with special responsibility for “connectivity”.  The purpose of the role is to: 
  • Further develop Safeline’s connectivity product offerings (proprietary and industry standard)
  • Maintain and support existing connectivity products 
  • Support the wider Safeline organisation in all matters relating to connectivity
  • Support other product development activities as and when required
Key responsibilities: 
  • Elicit requirements and drive the development of Safeline's future connectivity offerings, including but not limited to OPC UA, EtherNet/IP, Profinet IO, Modbus TCP, PackML and other integrations as required
  • Liaise with MT Marketing Organisations (MO) to provide on-site/remote customer support
  • Consider the implications of issues such as cost, safety and time constraints
  • Analyse and solve technical problems and provide solutions that can be implemented in a timely manner
  • Provide training support, knowledge transfer and support to MT MO and customers
  • Assist with the maintenance of technical documentation, FAQs related to Safeline’s factory automation, control and data acquisition product offerings
  • Assist development on new product offerings
  • Recommend modifications in the light of Customer/MO feedback; 

What You Need to Succeed

  • Proven experience developing C, C++ & C# applications
  • Good Degree qualified in a computer science, electronics, physics or similar related discipline.
  • Proficient in Ethernet networking including  configuration and problem resolution
  • Working knowledge of Windows & Windows Server Operating Systems.
  • A strong knowledge of the Microsoft technology stack
  • Experience of software development using Microsoft Visual Studio & Team Foundation Server 
  • Good knowledge of the .NET framework (4.6 and later, .NET Core or .NET Standard)
  • A full understanding of Object Oriented (OO) design
  • Have an appreciation of the challenges, limitations and differences between PC and Embedded Target development 
  • Experience of application design and development using Design Patterns such as Inversion of Control and State Machines.
  • Familiar with using .net Interop features including COM and P/Invoke.
  • Experience of the complete product development lifecycle preferably within a multidisciplinary team and in an environment using recognised development methodologies.

Our Offer to You

  • Competitive Salary
  • Life Assurance
  • Holidays 25 days + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible working

About Mettler Toledo

METTLER TOLEDO is a leading global supplier of precision instruments and services. We are recognized as an innovation leader and our solutions are critical in key R&D, quality control, and manufacturing processes for customers in a wide range of industries including life sciences, food, and chemicals. We operate throughout the world with a culture shaped by innovation and international flair.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We promote equal opportunity worldwide and value diversity in our teams in terms of business background, area of expertise, gender and ethnicity. For more information on our commitment to Sustainability, Diversity and Equal Opportunity please visit us here

Pour ceux qui priorisent la précision, Mettler Toledo est précisément le lieu où se trouve leur place.

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North West


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Entité légale

Mettler-Toledo Safeline Limited

Olympic Court 19 Montford Street Salford M50 2XD United Kingdom

+44 161 848 8636