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Senior Software Engineer

  • GE Healthcare
  • Experienced
  • Posted 8/16/2017 4:47:57 PM
  • 2913287
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Healthcare Life Sciences
Location(s): United Kingdom; Cambridge

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Role Summary:
We are looking for an experienced software Engineer to help us develop, deliver and maintain software used in Asymptote’s range of Cryochain equipment, ranging from software running on embedded Linux through to a bare metal Cortex M4 platform. This role requires a versatile, driven and quality-focussed software engineer ready to take on sections of the software from the outset.

Essential Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will:
• Create and maintain software components as well as generating documentation on their use.
• Write quality software, following best-practice as well as internal guidance.
• Work closely with the manufacturing team to streamline manufacturing steps involving software.
• Manage bug reports, proposing and implementing software fixes for them as well as communicating the status back to affected customers.
• Aid discussions with product managers to fully understand and specify different product requirements prior to their implementation.


• Degree in Computer Science or similar or equivalent knowledge and experience.
• Understanding of C, C++ or similar.
• Proven problem solving ability.
• Commitment to quality and ensuring that quality guidelines have been adhered to.

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website

Desired Characteristics:
• Thorough understanding of the use in C and C++ in an embedded, real-time, resource constrained device.
• Some years’ experience writing software for embedded systems.
• Experience of working in a regulated environment, ideally medical devices.
• Knowledge of Linux based operating systems.

Locations: United Kingdom; Cambridge
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