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Software/User Interface Engineer

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    Gayle Britton

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    7 months ago

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Software/User Interface Engineer - Chard, Somerset - Permanent, Full-time position

Excellent Salary on offer - Relocation and some remote working can be considered for this role

We are looking for a Senior Software/UI Engineer with a background or interest in mobile robotics, to join an iconic British Company who operate on a global presence; where you’ll be working on cutting edge projects! This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company who continue to expand and invest heavily in their R&D facility.

So as Software/User Interface Engineer, what would you do?

You will develop software and a UI for an autonomous mobile robotic system which uses cameras and Lidars along with other sensors for navigation, which will involve;

  • Providing significant technical input into all aspects of design work, providing technical advice to managers.
  • Software development.
  • Producing and maintaining detailed specifications, objectives, and requirements documentation throughout the development life cycle.
  • Producing detailed designs to meet project/task requirement.
  • Validating design performance, requirements, and system integration through testing.

More about our client, and what you can expect from the role:

  • Great culture – strong individuals working together as a team, building excellent relationships across the business.
  • All items are manufactured on site. Our client is heavily investing in their business and for the future.
  • Employee benefits include: relocation allowance (if required), generous holiday allowance, contributory pension scheme, lunchtime finish on a Friday, Christmas site closure, free parking on site, employee wellbeing program and discounts on local services.

What are we looking for?

  • Required knowledge (degree or other appropriate qualification essential), ideally a minimum of 5+ years’ experience in UI/ software engineering.
  • Experience translating sensor data to display real-time on the UI, an interest or experience in robotics is also beneficial. A confident communicator is a must, along with flexibility to travel when required.

Demonstrable technical knowledge in the following subject areas is essential:

  • Java, JavaScript, Python/ Django, HTML/ CSS, WebSockets, C/ C++

Desirable Experience:

  • Version control such as; Git, SVN etc.
  • Mobile robotics, SLAM/Path planning, Navigation algorithms
  • Computer vision, Signal processing, Linux OS
  • Robotics/real time communication and Sensors/motion control/cameras


For further information please contact Gayle on 01275 867409.

This advert represents a summary of the full role description, a detailed job description will be provided. To apply, please submit a copy of your up-to-date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Applicants must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted.