Senior Software Engineer

Software engineering
Software engineering

If you’re looking to join a company with a dynamic vision for the future, set your sights on a challenging career with Nikon Metrology. We develop a wide range of measurement systems for quality control deployed worldwide in automotive, aerospace, and other manufacturing industries. Nikon Metrology has 10 offices and production sites in 8 countries.

The software team in Leuven, Belgium develops the software to control Nikon’s X-ray CT scanners and process the measurement data.

To strengthen this multidisciplinary agile team, we are looking for enthusiastic software engineers with a talent for software design, algorithms and machine learning, and a passion to build systems that exceed the customer’s expectations.

What are your responsibilities?

  • You will design, develop, and test software components that are well-structured, well-defined, and maintainable.
  • You will collaborate with product owners and research engineers to define product increments and estimate work.
  • You will give guidance to other team members regarding software architecture, design and planning and processes.
  • You will contribute to the continuous improvement of software engineering practices with your open communication and by sharing expertise.
  • You will build up a good understanding of X-ray and CT technology in general, and our systems in particular.

What are your required qualifications and competencies?

  • You hold a master’s degree in computer science or have proven equivalent experience.
  • You are fluent in UML and object-oriented design patterns, and you have a talent for software design.
  • You have a keen interest in the total measurement system which besides application software consists of device drivers, electronics, and precision mechanics. You have an analytical mind, and you learn quickly and independently.
  • You are fluent in numerical computing, and love to develop and implement algorithms on CPU and GPU.
  • You are highly proficient in C# and/or C++, or you are proficient in a similar object-oriented programming language and are able to quickly acquire proficiency in both C++ and C#.
  • Knowledge of 3D geometry, parallel computing, image processing or machine learning is a plus.
  • You have good verbal and written communication skills in English.

Why Nikon Metrology?

At Nikon Metrology, our success is achieved by our employees. Clearly defined common goals, objectives, and priorities, create a foundation to work with pride and confidence. Our employees highly value the supportive and collaborative working environment and we share our passion for technology and innovation.

Opportunity Details

Talent Area
Software engineering
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Nikon Metrology is a growing company and always has multiple job opportunities around the world. Most are administrative, production, sales or service based. Some technical roles focus on a specific technology, for example X-ray CT, laser radar or industrial microscopy, while others benefit from knowledge of target industries such as automotive or aerospace.

We are constantly on the lookout for talented professionals to become senior research associates, applications, mechanical or electrical engineers, field service or order administrators, software engineers or data managers. Many roles are flexible in that they can be full or part time as well as home or office based. Make sure you are considered for the jobs on offer by filling in the form opposite and attaching your CV.

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