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Job Title: Software Engineer

Location: Axminster, East Devon

Employer: Moor Instruments Ltd

Duration: Permanent

Education: Higher education level in a mathematics, science or engineering field.

Description: Moor Instruments is a leading manufacturer of opto-electronic equipment used for tissue blood flow and oxygenation assessments in a broad range of pre-clinical, clinical research and clinical applications. An opportunity has now arisen for a Software Engineer to join our team.

The role of the Software Engineer will cover all aspects of the software development lifecycle from concept, development, test and documentation through to ongoing maintenance and customer support.

Essential skills and experience required for the Software Engineer role:

* 2+ Years commercial experience of Windows software development in C++ and C#.
* Strong knowledge of formal object orientated design methods.
* Knowledge of multi-threaded software design and programming techniques.

Desirable skills and experience include:

* Experience of Microsoft Visual Studio and Embarcadero C++ builder.
* Experience in database software development (e.g. SQL, MS Access).
* Experience of communication with external equipment via Windows device drivers

The successful Software Engineer will have good written and verbal communications skills, be a good team player as well as an individual contributor, and show great technical flair and potential.

How to Apply: To apply for this position please send your CV in confidence to

About Devon: We think Devon is a fantastic county in which to live and work. Devon offers countless beaches; rolling countryside and beautiful granite topped open moorland – a paradise for those enjoying outdoor pursuits. The renowned Jurassic coast is on our doorstep, a world famous heritage site. The key cities of Exeter and Plymouth are close to Axminster, offering lively, cosmopolitan facilities that are steeped in history. We are extremely well connected to the rest of the country too, by road, rail (nearest train station: Axminster) and air (nearest airport: Exeter) with both domestic and International flights (Paris Charles de Gaulle).