Software Engineer

Scienta Omicron AB
Danmarksgatan 22
SE-75323 Uppsala

Scienta Omicron is looking for a Software Engineer. Are you ready to take your career to new heights contributing to the growth of a company that is making waves in the international market, addressing the global race for smarter batteries, next-generation electronics, quantum technologies, solar energy, etc?

What will you do?

You will work on the development and support of the control and data acquisition software for our electron spectrometer products. This work consists of design, development, testing, and documentation of the software, as well as helping our service engineers with customer support.

The control and data acquisition software uses a service-oriented architecture and supports the Windows and Linux operating systems. The software allows controlling the electron spectrometers both with a web-based user interface and with a network application programming interface.

Who are you?

We think you have a master’s in software engineering, or similar, with at least three to five years of industrial experience. You should have experience of the entire software development life cycle and be able to manage small projects.

It is required to have experience with the languages and tools used in our development. We use C#/.NET for the control software, Angular/Typescript for the user interface, and Python for integration and system testing.  We are using Git and Gitlab for our software project management and continuous integration environment. It is also good to have experience with developing network application programming interfaces, working with databases and software deployment, hardware-software integration, and performance optimization.

You will work in a small multi-disciplinary research and development team and will collaborate with colleagues in the development projects. It is also good to be willing to take your own initiative and learn new skills required for the development work. We are an international company, so good English proficiency is required.

Why Join Us?

  • Be part of a dynamic, forward-thinking company on the rise.
  • Contribute to the development of our control and data acquisition software for world leading electron spectrometers.
  • Collaborate with a diverse, results-oriented team.

About Scienta Omicron

Scienta Omicron provides Nobel Prize technologies for science and industry, through innovations in Electron Spectroscopy, Scanning Probe Microscopy and Thin Film Deposition in Ultra High Vacuum. Scienta Omicron’s Materials Innovation Platform for Materials Physics and Surface Science supports researchers around the world. Scienta Omicron traces its origins back to the Nobel Prizes in 1981 for Electron Spectroscopy and 1986 for Scanning Probe Microscopy. Scienta Omicron had a revenue 50 Million Euro and 214 employees in 2022. Scienta Omicron is a fully owned subsidiary of Scienta Scientific AB, with main sites in Uppsala, Sweden and Taunusstein, Germany, and regional offices in USA, China and Japan. Scienta Scientific AB develops longterm profitable technology-based niche businesses within the 20 Billion Euro Scientific Instruments for Physical Characterization market.

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