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Software Engineer - Precision Control Systems

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Sector: Embedded Software
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: MRJ6596/13
  • Salary: to 50000
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Job description

Software Engineer - Precision Control Systems - Cambridge to £50K + benefits

This job represents a fantastic opportunity for a Graduate / Post graduate Engineer with a PhD in Physics, Math or Electronics and some good Matlab development experience to join a successful, expanding, fun to work for Cambridge based Electronics R & D company who are doing some really interesting work in sophisticated nano-control and imaging IP generation. Their platform is all based upon their proprietary Physics IP, which enables precision control and positioning to tolerances nobody else in the world can manage.

You will be working in a very high calibre, similarly qualified, mixed discipline team of Physicists, Electronics Engineers, Firmware and Software Engineers, to develop a platform which enables ultra high precision (sub micron) image stabilisation, which is in use in high spec smartphones and portable devices around the world and is now moving into medical applications drones, autonomous vehicles and AR / VR applications.


Your background should, ideally, include for the Software Engineer - Precision Control Systems job-

> A good technical Degree or above (PhD ideal but certainly not essential) in Physics, Math, Electronics or similar.

> Srong Matlab or Python development experience, ideally from within a challenging technology driven environment.

> A background knowledge of Control Theory, Optics, Physics, Test Systems or Control Systems.


The company are very friendly and informal, the environment very much an ideas rich, collegiate style Lab / Office mix, where benches sit side by side with desks. The people are very interesting, capable and easy to work with. They all enjoy learning together and messing about with the latest kit.

There is a great work / life balance and you will always be working on cutting edge technology, facing new challenges and solving interesting problems.

This is not just another software engineering job but a job where your Physics, Electronics or Math background, together with your Matlab experience will be fully utilised, contributing to the development of ground breaking technologies and products.

For more information on this Matlab Software Engineer job or to discuss similar, relevant jobs, please send your CV to mjenkins@redlinegroup.Com or for a confidential chat, please phone (01582) 878827



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