Software Engineer- Imaris

  • Oxford Instruments Plc
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 04/09/2023
Full time Data Engineering Data Analytics Artificial Intelligence Software Engineering DevOps

Job Description

At Andor we a re devoted to accelerating scientific advancements with our scientific cameras, microscopy systems, and spectrographs. It matters to us that the products we develop make a real difference to our customers and contribute significantly to their research. We want to deliver differentiated, accessible solutions to the widest possible scientific research and industrial communities.
Imaris is a world leading software for visualization and analysis of 3D and 4D microscopic images. Imaris enables biologists to visualize large images at interactive frame rates and it provides tools to easily segment data using robust image processing algorithms and to analyse data using interactive classification and statistics tools. Our vision is to provide easy to use image analysis methods that “just work” in the hands of the biologist. We are hiring for an additional Software Engineer to join the Imaris Software Team located in Belfast, Zurich, and Germany. You will program in C++ to build future versions of our software and be interested in data analysis, modelling, and finding simple solutions to complex problems
You can find out more about our Imaris software via this link
This permanent position can be based in Belfast, Zurich or Germany working on a hybrid basis. We are ideally hiring on a full-time basis but will also consider part time (minimum 0.8FTE).
You should have:
Master's degree in computer science, engineering, physics, or mathematics or equivalent qualification
3 years’ relevant experience which includes:
Using C++, C# or Java
Object orientated design
Customer/requirements capture
Good knowledge in one of the following topics: mathematical modelling, computer vision, image analysis, computer graphics
You can download the role profile via this link
Informal enquiries may be directed to Louise Dooley Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist via email to
Please note on this occasion we are unable to provide sponsorship for visa applicants for this particular post, as such applicants must hold the right to work in the UK, Switzerland or Germany to be eligible.
Andor is the global leader in the pioneering and manufacturing of high-performance light measuring solutions, bringing together the latest developments in sensors, electronics, optics and software. Our ground-breaking low light imaging cameras, spectroscopy solutions and microscopy systems are being used to develop cures for cancer, explore deeper into space and examine clean energy sources. We are among the world’s most innovative companies in the Photonics industry, measuring light down to a single photon and capturing events occurring within 1 billionth of a second.
We are part of the wider Oxford Instruments Group which also includes NanoAnalysis, NanoScience, Asylum Research, Plasma Technology, X-Ray Technology, Imaris and Magnetic Resonance. At Oxford Instruments, we enable the world’s leading industrial companies and scientific research communities to image, analyse and manipulate materials down to the atomic and molecular level.
Why Andor?
Our company values of being Inclusive, Innovative, Trusted and Purposeful are at the core of everything we do for our customers and our teams. At Andor, our employees are fundamental to our business success and we are delighted to provide a competitive and comprehensive benefits programme with a range of options to suit your lifestyle.
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