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Germany - Erlangen
Job Description
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the worldwide leading partner for science, with sales of 20 billion USD and 65,000 employees in 50 countries. Our mission is to put our customers in a position to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

We are a worldwide leading company in the area of radioactivity measurement, thickness measurement and coating thickness measurement engineering. Our innovative products are used globally and satisfy the most varied demands. We offer our customers a comprehensive portfolio of innovative gauges and systems that are developed and produced at our site in Erlangen pursuant to the most modern Standards.

For the nearest possible date we are looking for a

Software developer (m/f)

Your duties
  • Involvement with the full project life cycle
  • Production of the SW specifications for a distributed multi-processor system for a market leading industrial application
  • Implementation of software systems within various environments (C, C ++,C#, PLC) for real time operating systems (VxWorks) and Windows environment
  • Configuration of generic SW products for specific applications
  • Customization of screen layouts, interfacing and sequencing on a project basis
  • Development of new SW functions (update, SW enhancement)
  • Production of SW documentation for new products and functions
  • Production of interface specifications
  • SW responsibility for projects
  • Version control and software distribution
  • Support SW functional test in the test field
  • Provision of training (for colleagues and customer)
  • Production of presentations for the sharing of knowledge
  • Support of engineers and products on site

Your qualifications
  • Background in electrical engineering, informatics, physics or comparable
  • Enthusiasm to understand and find solutions to customer problem in an international sphere
  • A desire to strive towards providing the highest quality solution possible
  • Experienced team player with good presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to mix with people at all levels from different cultures and language backgrounds
  • Ability to work in close proximity and remotely using various software applications
  • Very good knowledge of German and English necessary
  • Experience with embedded systems in an industrial environment
  • Experience with Windows applications programming
  • Experience in PLC programming
  • Experience in implementing TCP/IP based Ethernet protocols
  • International travel readiness inevitable (approx. 30%)
  • Demeanor to work under pressure until a solution is achieved

We offer
  • A job with an innovative, forward-looking employer
  • Excellent development and career perspectives in a growing global company
  • Attractive company pension plan
  • A company culture in which integrity, engagement and innovation are practiced
  • Excellent support and training opportunities as well as attractive, performance oriented remuneration and comprehensive company benefits

We have official authorisation as a recognised known consignor. The position requires a review by the Luftfahrt-Bundesamt (Federal Aviation Office).

Each of our 65,000 exceptional personalities at Thermo Fisher Scientific tells a unique story. Come to us and contribute to our unique mission.

As an employer, Thermo Fisher Scientific promotes equal opportunity and support of minorities and does not discriminate on the basis of ethnic origin, skin color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, handicaps or a status protected by law.


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