Software Engineer

  • Quotient Limited
  • Eysins, VD, Switzerland
  • 05/02/2020
Full time Data Science Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Quotient is recruiting for a Software Engineer to join the IT department team based in Eysins. The Software Engineer will define, develop, test, analyze and maintain manufacturing software applications in support of the achievement of business requirements.

  • Participate actively in the implementation and support of Manufacturing information systems solutions
  • Participate in the definition, development, and documentation of software’s business requirements, objectives, deliverables, and specifications in collaboration with internal users and departments and as per our project methodology
  • Write, code, install and analyse software programs and applications throughout the full lifecycle of system implementation (from requirements/design through to deployment and support)
  • Design, run and monitor software testing on new and existing programs for the purposes of correcting errors, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging
  • Develop interface of MES system to ERP, PLC and other 3rd party system
  • Develop and execute software verification plans following quality assurance procedures
  • Develop and maintain IT documentation, user manuals and guidelines as well as train key users to operate new or modified programs
  • Provide support for Manufacturing Software applications (Incident management and problem resolution) and develop further the manufacturing systems support Knowledge base
  • Ensure timely issue identification, resolution, and appropriate escalation
  • Collaborate with suppliers, internal project and IT team, internal management, and customer project teams and management
  • Research, advice and implement technologies for Digital Factory transformation (Industry 4.0)


  • Engineering Diploma (EPF/HES or equivalent) in Computer Science, Information Systems, Industrial Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years experience on a similar role
  • Programming skills in NET; C# and SQL language and ability to quickly learn new software/applications
  • Must be a team player and an effective communicator, to enable communication with a wide range of stakeholders and cultures
  • Experience of Manufacturing Information systems (Manufacturing Execution Systems, labelling and Enterprise Resource planning) in the medical devices or pharma industry is a strong asset SLDC and validation experience of enterprise applications is considered an asset
  • Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and respond flexibly
  • Excellent spoken and written French. Good English required