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Software Engineer

Software Engineer/ Software Engineering/ Software Design/ Software/ Engineer/ Engineering/ Manufacturing/ Dorset

Salary: £32,000 - £35,000

Location: Dorset

I am actively working with a leading Manufacturing company in Dorset who are looking for a Software Engineer to join their control department.

As the Software Engineer you will be part of a very diverse group of skilled professionals in a friendly working environment.

The Software Engineer will need to be keen and forward thinking.

The Software Engineer role will include some elements of software design, software implementation and communication with various departments and customers for the software development.

Key Responsibilities as Software Engineer:

Software Design

  • Development of software specifications with customer.

  • Create functional design specification for software.

  • Create software in most appropriate format and language.

  • Bench test software before release.


  • Commission software on and offsite.

  • Manage updates with other commissioning engineers.

  • Manage version control.

  • Report back to management with progress and possible improvements.


  • Work with electrical and mechanical engineers to ensure requirements met.

  • Feed time scales back to management team for costing and scheduling.

  • Customer support with software issues.

  • Systems and documentation development for manuals and training.

Skills and Experience required as the Software Engineer:

  • Degree in software related course

  • 5 years in relative industry

  • IEC61131, C,C++ and Visual Basic

  • Eye for detail

  • Time management

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Able to rise to a challenge

Hours are 37.5 per week

08:00 to 17:00 hours Monday to Thursday

45 minutes unpaid break taken for lunch from 12:30 hours each day.

08:00 to 12:30 hours Friday

Overtime is paid at flat rate Monday to Saturday / time and a half Sundays.

Benefits include:

5 weeks annual leave plus Bank Holidays

Pension scheme to which the Company contributes.

Marden Edwards has a qualifying pension scheme under auto enrolment.

The Company will match employee contributions up to a maximum of 5% of basic salary.

Free parking.

Free tea and coffee at tea and lunch breaks.

Death in service benefit after 1 years' service.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Dorset, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Holt Recruitment
  • Tel: 0845 8338 007
  • Fax: 0845 8338 006
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  • Posted: 2016-09-01 15:35:59 -

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