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When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Sr. Software Engineer, IoT
Are you looking to be a part of the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution? Come join the Thermo Fisher Scientific team as we push to become the world’s leading digital science company. We’re actively seeking someone with the technical chops to help us develop device connectivity tools that will be used across the company to devices to the IoT.


  • Implement software components based on specified requirements
  • Collaborate with software team to deliver high quality software deliverables
  • Work with product owners to ensure requirements and acceptance criteria are clear
  • Communicate status, risks and roadblocks to project team stakeholders

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics or equivalently technical disciplines. – or a minimum of 6 years of software product development
  • Excited about building world-class software solutions that improve lives.
  • Experience with object oriented software design and programming.
  • 5+ years of production software experience with Java or C++ and at minimum 1+ with Python.
  • Experience using AWS IoT in a production environment.
  • Experience with scripting languages (e.g. PowerShell, Bash) on Windows or Linux.
  • Values simplicity in software architecture, design, and practices.
  • Understands the importance of formalized testing.
  • Experience, instincts, and enthusiasm around testing and testability.
  • Authentic, transparent and leads by example, holding self and others accountable. Inspires, motivates and collaborates with others.
  • Anticipates needs and problems while creating solutions. Is willing to ask difficult questions and take risks. Greets challenge and change as opportunity.
  • Experience working with geographically distributed team.
  • Highly motivated fast learner who can self-start and "figure out what needs figuring out"
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively document and communicate software design artifacts.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Exposure to developing multi-tier, scalable, and browser based applications. Cloud-based applications leveraging AWS is highly preferred.
  • Experience with OSGi frameworks (i.e. Felix, Equinox)
  • Experience using Agile software development methodologies.
  • Experience with MQTT protocol
  • Web Service design experience: SOAP Request/Response handling, authentication, REST APIs.
  • Experience working with Test Driven Development (TDD) methodologies.
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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