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Software Engineer I

Req ID:  4194




Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description


Olympus Scientific Solutions, now EVIDENT, develops and manufactures cloud connected solutions. We are looking for an energetic Software Engineer to join our team of developers in Waltham, MA working on market leading XRF and XRD products.

Job Duties


*  Design build test and deploy software applications using a range of tools and platforms including C, C++, C#, QT/QML, Angular and Python on Linux, Windows, Azure, iOS and Android platforms.


*  Participate closely with Scrum team and domain experts in requirements capture design sessions and regular interactions.


*  Work closely with key customers, Product Owner and other business stake holders to build a software ecosystem that supports our user's needs and generates value.


*  Be responsive to customer requirements and turn proof-of-concepts ideas into finished products in a timely manner.


Example projects include:                                                                                


1) UI middleware driver implementation integration and debugging embedded Linux applications on  ARM processors.


2) Writing real-time code on arm controller (K60 or similar).


3) Writing full stack web application on Azure.

Job Requirements




*  Bachelors Degree required; Computer Science or Engineering degree preferred.


*  Minimum 1-2 years’ experience as a professional programmer required.


*  Experience with Python, Javascript, NodeJS and other SW technologies.


*  Strong software development skills including experience in at least some of the following: . C, C++, C#, Angular, Python, SQL, QT, Linux, iOS, and Windows.




*  Practical experience debugging complex applications.


*  Practical experience building/using software APIs Practical experience of databases for example (SQL Server SQLite).


*  Practical experience of source control tools (preferably GIT) and building code in a shared environment.


*  Practical experience of unit testing and automated testing.


*  Have a strong and practical sense of innovation.


*  Generate constructive suggestions of new ideas and ways of working to solve difficult technical challenges.


*  Communicate effectively with team domain experts, customers and business leaders.


*  Be proficient/familiar with current SW development technologies and curious about new developments that could be used to benefit current or future projects.


*  Independent quick learner able to work within an Agile framework where priorities are constantly evolving and where the pace is set by a succession of time-boxed sprints.


*  Exposure to writing a full stack web application using Angular, React, Node, Flask or other web technologies a plus.


*  Basic electronics skills. Use of meters, O'scopes, bus analyzers and other hardware debugging tools is a plus.


*  Experience with Scrum and DevOps would be a plus (Continuous Integration, Refactoring, Test-Driven Development).


We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you. 


EVIDENT is passionate about the solutions it creates for the life sciences, and industrial equipment industries. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.


Olympus has manufactured microscopes since the company’s founding in 1919. Today, EVIDENT is a leading manufacturer of optical and digital microscope systems for life science solutions. EVIDENT’s Life Sciences division supplies microscope systems for biological use in clinical, research, and educational applications. For more information, visit


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Massachusetts (US-MA) || Waltham || 

Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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