Software Developer

Location : Hägersten Stockholm SE
Job Type : Full Time
Career Level : Entry Level
Education : Bachelor's Degree
% of Travel Required : None

Job Description :

As a software developer you will work with the development and maintenance of software for our quality control instruments. You will be a member of a team of 9 programmers working together using Agile methods such as Scrum/Kanban. Mainly you will be focusing on developing new software features for our different hardware platforms.

Perten Instruments develops quality control instruments for various industries. Utilizing specialized spectrometers and cameras to measure chemical contents of raw materials, food and crops. Raw data from sensors are analyzed with advanced algorithms based on statistics and computer vision to determine contents of e.g. energy, fat, moisture and protein.

Perten Instruments are specialized in advanced analytical instruments for the global agri and food industry. We are growing rapidly and have an estimated turnover of approximately 650 MSEK in 2016. The Perten Instruments Group has its headquarters in Stockholm, where central functions including product development are located. Sales companies exist in Europe, USA, Canada, Australia and China. Sales in the rest of the world are handled through a partner network which covers more than 90 countries. To continue our strong growth we now invest in additional resources. We are currently around 250 employees globally, of which 70 in Sweden. Perten Instruments is part of PerkinElmer Inc.

Job Requirements :

You must work well with other team members, the ability to both seek help and give advice to others is very important.

We are looking for someone with at least a Bachelor degree or equivalent in computer science or informatics. Newly graduated or up to three years of working experience. Practical programming experience in C/C++ or C# is required. Good knowledge of operating systems, networking and databases are also important.

Experience in several of the following technologies/tools is to be preferred:

  • Windows
  • Linux (or other UNIX based operating system such as, SunOs, FreeBsd etc)
  • C++, C#, Python, Ruby, Haskell, Perl
  • IP (TCP and UDP)
  • Knowledge of Networking (internet architecture: routers, switches, Ethernet, NAT, port forwarding)
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  • Test driven development
  • Knowledge of data structures, linked lists, tree structures and graphs
  • Efficient algorithms design, time complexity and memory usage
  • Operating systems inner workings, interprocess communication, processes, threads and mutexes
  • You speak and write Swedish and English fluently.

Also, a genuine interest in computer programming is definitely a big bonus. Based on your interests and skills, we are able to provide you with suitable development tasks to support your own direction of development.

Perten Instruments will offer you excellent opportunities in an interesting and stimulating role in an expanding company and market. Recently we became part of PerkinElmer Inc., which has a renowned history of focus on advanced product development.

PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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