Software Engineer

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a highly skilled Software Engineer to join a leading global supplier of industrial equipment to the food and beverage market, based in Salford. The Software Engineer will report directly to the Software Development Manager and will be responsible for working predominantly on green-field development projects, as the company aims to deliver its next generation products.  The role will involve desktop and embedded software development.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Develop/Interpret written/verbal business requirements and technical specification documents and seek clarification as and where necessary. Elicit requirements from key stakeholders.
  • Perform software development to written technical specifications working within the company’s quality processes.
  • Create and maintain technical documentation using defined technical documentation templates & techniques.
  • Maintain watching brief on development of new technologies, techniques and methodologies.
  • Work closely and collaboratively with the Software Architect and other team members.
  • Identify and correct reported defects in collaboration with the SW Test Team.

What You Need to Succeed

  • Bachelor's degree in electronics, physics or another relevant engineering related degree. (Significant industry experience considered e.g. Computer Sciences).
  • Strong hand-on experience of commercial C# .NET development (strong C++ developers will be considered and training provided to accelerate transition to C#).
  • Experience of working with embedded systems and hardware.
  • 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.

Our Offer to You

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays
  • Holiday accrual scheme (earn up to 8 extra days holiday per year)
  • Additional long service days after 5 years
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee Bonus Scheme 
  • 4x Life Assurance
  • Flexible working - core hours are 9:30 to 15:00  
  • Hybrid working home/office arrangements 
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Various other benefits

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

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Mettler-Toledo Safeline Limited

Olympic Court 19 Montford Street Salford M50 2XD United Kingdom

+44 161 848 8636