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Senior Software Engineer

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  • Hopkinton, MA

Status Regular Job ID JR-009643 Recruiting Region Americas


Candidates will be responsible for helping to build of the quality, performance, resiliency, and security of PerkinElmer Automation Liquid Handling and Microfluid products. Duties include designing and implementing large scale, quality, high performance, resiliency, and security platform.

The successful candidate will have significant software design and build/release experience, as well as excellent interpersonal written and oral communication and collaboration skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Hands-on involvement in all phases of product development, including planning, design and implementation
  • Provide support in developing new product lines and upgrading existing products
  • Provide training and mentor other software engineers when required, document wiki and share wherever possible
  • Complete understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Develop most effective technical solutions to meet business requirements, prioritize and execute assigned tasks whiting deadlines
  • Champion quality throughout the development process, assist in risk assessment and mitigation activities
  • Actively participate in our daily scrums and help establish best design practices to influence architectural decisions and build various performance interfaces for our platform.

Job Requirements:

  • Requires a BS degree required / MS preferred plus, with 5 to 10 years’ experience in developing instrument control software in medical, scientific or other relevant field.
  • Very familiar with C#/C++ programming language and .NET and Visual Studio development tools
  • Very familiar with WCF and WPF
  • Very familiar with Agile development methodologies
  • Very familiar with version various Branching strategies, pull request concept and GIT commands
  • control, bug tracking systems and procedures
  • Strong sense of ownership, passionate, fast learner, detail-oriented, analytical mindset, perfection seeker, self-starter able to operate with minimal supervision to achieve objectives

Physical Requirements (if applicable):

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