Software Engineer

Software Engineer

Job Description - The Role

Department: Engineering     

Grade: £28,000 – £35,000 dependant on experience

Contract: Permanent

Hours of work: 39 hours per week

Candidates with a suitable Engineering or Science degree are invited to apply for a position within a multi-disciplinary manufacturing facility, focusing on manufacturing IT system development, data management and data analysis. Candidates should demonstrate imagination, innovation, creativity and have a genuine love of new technologies. A desire for further technical and professional advancement would be considered favorably. The post will involve working within an Engineering team in a challenging and varied environment working on cutting edge technologies. The opportunity for international travel is also available.


Specific Responsibilities

  • Maintenance and integration of existing IT system
  • Contribute to development of IT strategy for the long term.
  • Work closely with manufacturing departments to identify opportunities.
  • Create, test and optimize software for the collection, analysis and communication of data.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

Personal Qualities

  • Able to work as part of a dedicated team with strong communication skills. (Essential)
  • Able to work under pressure and deliver results within deadlines. (Essential)
  • Strong sense of responsibility. (Essential)
  • Able to work autonomously where required. (Essential)
  • A willingness to develop own knowledge independently. (Essential)
  • A creative and flexible approach to problem solving. (Essential)
  • Ability to support operations flexibly where required. (Desirable)
  • Exposure and knowledge in any of the below topics: (Desirable)
    • SQL / NoSQL Databases
    • REST / JSON
    • Linux
    • C, C++, LUA, JavaScript, PHP
    • Web Design
    • OPC-UA
    • GIT, SVN or similar
    • Small Board Computers (Arduino, Raspberry PI etc)
  • Ability to support operations flexibly where required. (Desirable)
  • Experience working in an Agile Software development environment. (Desirable)
  • Experience working in an Agile Software development environment. (Desirable)

Salary and Benefits

What we can offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • Generous Company pension scheme
  • Opportunity to receive a target related annual bonus
  • 25 days annual leave in addition to public holidays
  • Onsite gym
  • Onsite, secure car parking
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Access to discounted Sony products
  • Private health care (subject to service)

Company: Sony UK TEC
Pencoed Technology Park, Pencoed CF35 5HZ
Nature of Business: Sony UK Technology Centre

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