• Edinburgh or Bristol
  • £45,000 to £65,000 (dependent on experience)
  • Pension scheme, bonuses & comprehensive relocation package
  • Permanent

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team in our Edinburgh HQ or new Bristol office.

You will be working as part of a world renowned, expert engineering team, with state-of-the-art maritime robots on a large range of exciting projects, involving global travel and at-sea experiments with clear development, training and career progression opportunities provided.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an innovative and forward-thinking company with an international client base.

You will work as part of an engineering project team to deliver robust and innovative technology solutions to SeeByte’s customers worldwide.

You will help architect, design, develop and test exciting maritime robotic software systems, as part of an agile team. You will also perform reviews and mentor junior team members.

You will have the opportunity to apply your technical knowledge delivering software solutions involving elements such as Autonomy, A.I, Machine Learning and Command and Control of Unmanned Systems.

You will have demonstrable experience architecting and delivering technical solutions meeting customer requirements within scope and within budget, and demonstrable technical leadership.

  • 5+ years professional software experience (commercial or academia).
  • Demonstrable software engineering experience, working as part of a team of engineers
  • Demonstrable technical leadership experience mentoring engineers
  • Graduated with a BSc or an MSc in Software Engineering or a similar numerical degree (2:1 or above)
  • Experience working in C++/C on a Linux platform (e.g. Ubuntu) or C# for Windows UI development
  • Strong numerical and mathematical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with external partners and clients
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to mentor engineers and manage technical development in the company
  • Willingness to travel abroad to support on-site client demonstrations and training
  • Enthused to learn new technology

Experience in at least some of the following areas is desirable:

  • Familiarity with Robotics Middleware (e.g. ROS)
  • Knowledge of Continuous Delivery frameworks (e.g. Docker, Jenkins)
  • Use of current programming language features (e.g. Boost, OpenCV, C++-17 onwards for C++ and WPF for C#)
  • Experience with automating application deployment and environment configuration management
  • Software verification and deployment techniques
  • Simulation, Robotics and Machine Learning techniques
  • Competitive salary and shared employee / employer contributory pension scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement and travel compensation scheme
  • Flexible working hours policy
  • Hybrid work from home policy
  • Comprehensive relocation package
  • Opportunities to travel to great locations worldwide to work with robots
  • Annual company day out
  • Support for Engineer driven projects to prototype and explore new ideas
  • Clear development, training and career progression opportunities
  • Online certified training courses and in-house technology training
  • Offices in the centre of Edinburgh, a great city to live and work
  • Free access to a gymnasium
  • On-site parking
  • Save money on your commute as SeeByte participates in the Cycle to Work Scheme and Travel season ticket loan

To apply please send a recent copy of your CV and a cover letter explaining why you are suitable for the post to hr@seebyte.com

Due to the nature of the work associated with this post it is subject to special nationality rules and is open only to British or European Citizens.  Applicants with suitable work visas will also be considered.  All offers of employment will be conditional to a satisfactory background check.