Careers

Welcome and thank you for your interest in a career with Solartron Metrology

Solartron Metrology, part of the hugely successful AMETEK group is a world leader in the innovation, design and manufacture of precision Digital and Analogue dimensional LVDT Gauging probes, Displacement sensorsOptical Linear Encoders and associated instrumentation. 

Our Headquarters are located on the south coast of England, with Sales Offices and Distributors worldwide.

Please find below our current vacancies


Job title                                        Software Engineer

Department                                  Engineering

Reporting to                                 Electronics Product Manager        

 

Main Purpose

 

C# Software Engineer responsible for new and existing PC MICROSOFT WINDOWS Applications Software

 

Duties and responsibilities

 

Primary (Essential)

 

  • Design of complex desktop WINDOWS applications (not web applications).
  • Design and Coding Experience of time critical WINDOWS 10 applications including interfaces to the outside world
  • Strong understanding of OO design and implementation
  • Experienced with C#
  • Experience with WinForms
  • Able to demonstrate from several previous roles a structured and organised approach to software design that generates easily maintainable WINDOWS Application Software
  • Able to work effectively in a small team managing own time efficiently

Additional advantageous skills include:

  • Experience with GIT or similar change control system
  • Working with serial communications, Ethernet sockets, USB
  • Experience of developing on Linux and Mobile Platforms
  • WPF and Windows Universal Apps (UWP)
  • C++

 

Other duties

 

You will be expected to carry out other duties as required that are commensurate with your position in the company and your skill level.

 

 

Health and Safety

 

You are responsible for working within the company Health and Safety Guidelines at all times Ensure that all activities and processes are carried out in accordance with all relevant applicable health & safety legislation.

 

 

Criteria

Essential

Desirable

Qualifications

 

 

HND/HNC (Or equivalent experience) or above qualification within a relevant subject

 

 

 

Attainments

/competencies

 

 

 

Able to demonstrate a track record of designing and implementing products that have been successful and released.

 

Previous experience

 

 

 

C# experience

Good documentation skills

 

 

 

 

Special aptitudes

 

 

 

Problem solver

Energy and drive to help improve our products and the overall business

 

Physical abilities, circumstances (must be a wholly justifiable requirement for the job)

 

 

 

 

Solartron Metrology is looking for an experienced software developer to join the Engineering team at our Bognor Regis Head Office.

Solartron Metrology Ltd is a leading, fast paced UK manufacturer of digital measurement systems. Due to rapid organic growth, we are looking to increase our development team.

The candidate must be a motivated professional with a methodical approach to their work and a proven track record. They will be engineering innovative solutions for measurement systems both internally and for customer applications, adapting with industry demands as well as supporting the existing software base. This person must have effective communication skills and be personable.

The successful applicant will benefit from specific product training and progression opportunities.


A prominent level of skill and experience in the following areas is required (Primary criteria):

  • Design of complex desktop WINDOWS applications (not web applications).
  • Design and Coding Experience of time critical WINDOWS 10 applications including interfaces to the outside world
  • Strong understanding of OO design and implementation
  • Experienced with C#
  • Experience with WinForms
  • Able to demonstrate from several previous roles a structured and organised approach to software design that generates easily maintainable WINDOWS Application Software
  • Able to work effectively in a small team managing own time efficiently

 

Additional advantageous skills include:

  • Experience with GIT or similar change control system
  • Working with serial communications, Ethernet sockets, USB
  • Experience of developing on Linux and Mobile Platforms
  • WPF and Windows Universal Apps (UWP)
  • C++

 

To assist in the initial screening of applicants, it would be advisable for applicants to include some form of statement as to how they meet the primary criteria, such a statement may be a detailed explanation of a project they have undertaken.




Job title                                        Embedded Firmware Engineer                

Department                                  Engineering

Reporting to                                 Electronics Product Manager      

 

Main Purpose

 

Working in the Development Engineering Department responsible for new and existing Firmware applications for our custom products.

 

Duties and responsibilities

Primary

 

  • Design Requirement Capture
  • Design of Real Time Embedded C firmware on an ARM platform.
  • Working with serial communications, Ethernet sockets, USB,
  • Sufficient understanding of electronics to design and debug hardware firmware interface.
  • Planning tasks and managing time
  • Communication with team members.

 

Additional advantageous skills include:

 

  • Experience with C# and C++ programming language for test programmes and customer specific programmes.
  • Experience with GIT and SmartGIT or similar change control system.
  • Enthusiastic, can do attitude.

 

 

Other duties

 

You will be expected to carry out other duties as required that are commensurate with your position in the company and your skill level.

 

 

Health and Safety

 

You are responsible for working within the company Health and Safety Guidelines at all times Ensure that all activities and processes are carried out in accordance with all relevant applicable health & safety legislation.

 

 

 

Criteria

Essential

Desirable

Qualifications

 

 

Degree/HNC

 

Attainments

/competencies

 

 

 

Able to demonstrate a track record of producing several products that have been successful and manufactured.

 

Previous experience

 

 

 

C based firmware design for ARM microcontrollers

 

Good documentation skills

 

C# and C++ experience

 

 

 

Special aptitudes

 

 

 

Problem solver

Energy and drive to help improve our products and the overall business

 

Physical abilities, circumstances (must be a wholly justifiable requirement for the job)

 

 

 

 


Solartron Metrology is looking for an experienced firmware developer to join the Engineering team at our Bognor Regis Head Office.

Solartron Metrology Ltd is a leading, fast paced UK manufacturer of digital measurement systems. Due to rapid organic growth, we are looking to increase our development team.

The candidate must be a highly motivated professional with a methodical approach to their work and a proven track record. They will be responsible for engineering innovative solutions for measurement systems both internally and for customer applications, adapting with industry demands as well as supporting the existing software base. This person must have great communication skills and be personable.

The successful applicant will benefit from specific product training and progression opportunities.

A level of skill and experience in the following areas is required:

  • Design Requirement Capture
  • Design of Real Time Embedded C firmware on an ARM platform.
  • Working with serial communications, Ethernet sockets, USB,
  • Sufficient understanding of electronics to design and debug hardware firmware interface.
  • Planning tasks and managing time
  • Communication with team members.

Also advantageous are the following:

  • Experience with C# and C++ programming language for test programmes and customer specific programmes.
  • Experience with GIT and SmartGIT or similar change control system.
  • Enthusiastic, can do attitude.


No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on any grounds. Applications are welcomed from any candidate able to meet the above criteria as long as they are eligible to work in the UK.

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