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IT/Software

Software Specialist - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Sector:
Location: Galway
Date: 24/07/2018
Job Reference: 97398

Job Description

Contact: Karl Lippett
Email: recruit@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 1070950

Software Specialist

Our client, a medical device company in Galway is currently looking to recruit a Software Specialist for their site.

Job description:
  • This job involves integration of the company's imaging technology into different platforms, analyzing problems and fixing bugs, finding bottlenecks and ways to improve performance, writing test and demo applications.
  • The candidate will have to respond to customers' requests, provide support and assistance or travel to support the customer on site if necessary.
  • The candidate will have to work with QA team assisting them with relevant hardware/software.
  • The candidate will have to collaborate with R&D team providing feedback on releases, passing on customer requests, assisting with platform-related testing.

Responsibilities:
  • Port the existing code for different devices and environments.
  • Integrate company’s solution into devices.
  • Test and optimize the code for performance.
  • Debugging, assisting in fixing bugs and finding bottlenecks in existing solutions.
  • Communicate with customers on technical issues.
  • Participate in designing of new solutions.

Requirements:
  • 3+ years of experience as a software engineer.
  • Strong knowledge of C.
  • Ability to work with C++.
  • Good knowledge of Android and iOS development tools.
  • Good knowledge of Gaming Engines such as Unity and Steam.
  • Experience with real time and multitasking programming.
  • Experience with embedded tools and SDKs.
  • Knowledge of system architecture (different types of memory, cores, caches, buses).
  • Experience in developing portable code.
  • Ability to understand source code written by others.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Initiative.
  • Open to learn new technologies in software and image processing domain.
  • Fluent English.
  • Comfortable with using Windows as primary development and office platform.
  • Availability for business (technical) trips.
  • Desired skills:
  • Below skills are optional, but possessing some of these is an advantage.
  • Experience with image processing is a primarily advantage. Including algorithm development and optimization.
  • Experience with Android programing (Java and C) is a big advantage. Experience with Android system build.
  • Experience with GPU/parallel (OpenGL, OpenCL…) and vectorial/SIMD (NEON, SSE…) programming is a big advantage.
  • Knowledge of ARM architecture and tools (RVCT, DS5, etc).
  • Experience with either: Win32, Linux, iOS, MacOS programming.
  • Knowledge of embedded OS (e.g. one of uTron, ThreadX, etc).

For further information on this Software Specialist role in Galway please contact Karl Lippett on 086 1070950 / recruit@hero.ie

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