SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
The AFM Software group of the Nano Surfaces Business of Bruker Corporation in Santa Barbara is looking for a Staff Software Engineer to be an integral in the design and development of our world leading Atomic Force Microscopes. As a member of the software team you will be responsible for working closely with scientists and engineers on the full spectrum of software development from hardware interfaces and instrument control to software application design for interacting with the user. You will design, program, analyze, debug, and modify software enhancements for new nano-scale Research and Production Control metrology tools based on atomic force microscopy technology. This position requires the demonstration of cooperative teamwork, responsibility, initiative and innovation. You may interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications.
Position requires 8+ years of experience in software engineering and development. Qualified candidate should possess a minimum of BS (prefer MS or PhD) in Computer Science, or engineering, physics or a related field. Prefer at least 5 years experience in control systems, robotics, digital signal processing, or instrumentation software development. Requires at least 5 years and broad experience in C++ and C# programming in Windows application development environment. Knowledge or experience in metrology, physics, chemistry, or microbiology considered a plus. Should be hard working, team oriented, bright, creative, cooperative, and exceptionally good at problem solving.