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Software Systems Engineer

Infinitesima is looking to recruit a Software Systems Engineer

  • Closing date: 15 Sep 2021
  • United Kingdom | Infinitesima Limited
  • Date posted: 15 Jul 2021
  • Job type: Industry & business
  • Discipline: Computational science & software engineering 

Semiconductor devices provide the foundations on which progress in the technology sector are enabled. From Smartphones to Artificial Intelligence, 5G communications to autonomous vehicles, all are made possible through advances in semiconductor processes. Scaling these processes requires sub-nanometer measurement of increasingly complex 3D structures to enable more powerful devices. At Infinitesima we have pioneered a revolutionary atomic precision 3D metrology technology which has been qualified by leading companies in the semiconductor industry and we believe is essential for continued progress. To quote Lord Kelvin, ‘If you can’t measure it you can’t improve it!’. Come and join our dynamic team to enable the semiconductors for tomorrow’s technological developments.

Do you have a passion for excellence and extensive experience in designing highly complex instruments? If so, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer to join our Engineering team

Location: Abingdon
Reporting to: Software Manager

The opportunity

The successful candidate will work within the software development team creating and delivering key functionality on the RPM systems to support advances on the system.

Key responsibilities

  • Develop LabView software to run the National Instruments Real Time computer to deliver required functionality from the business.
  • Produce high-quality design documentation to support the code being developed.
  • Work closely with the SQA team to deliver high quality to be used by customers.

Personal qualities

  • Able to work independently, setting priorities for own work based upon the company goals and targets.
  • Engages with other member for the company to bring the best solutions to the problem recognise the value that fellow company members bring to enhance own abilities. Supports colleagues with their tasks when critical to the company goals.
  • In own field establishes themselves as the knowledge centre.
  • React and address both short and medium term issues and proactively take action to solve them.
  • Focus on the company goal, avoid distraction, making timely decisions to achieve the target.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher coupled with industrial experience.

Professional skills/abilities

  • Essential: LabView Real Time development.
  • Essential: >two years’ experience in writing Lab View code in an industrial area.
  • Ideally: LabView CLAD/CLD.
  • Ideally: LabView FPGA experience.
  • Ideally: Experience working on writing code that interacts with hardware systems.


In addition to a competitive starting salary and a yearly bonus. Infinitesima offers flexible working hours, 25 days annual leave, personal pension contributions and EMI Share scheme.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

Note to recruitment agencies: Infinitesima Ltd only works with approved agencies and does not accept unsolicited agency CVs. Please do not submit candidate details in response to this advert, or to any Infinitesima Ltd employees. Infinitesima Ltd is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs.


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