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Graduate Software Engineer in Huntingdon, United Kingdom at Videojet

Date Posted: 1/7/2019

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Job ID: VID004726

About Us

Videojet Technologies, Inc. is the global leader in the manufacturing of coding, printing and marking products. This high technology product prints variable information, such as expiration dates on grocery products, packaged goods, pharmaceuticals or catalogues. As the market share leader, we have operations in over 30 countries with 2600 employees worldwide. A wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher Corporation (, Videojet is the core of the $800 million Product Identification Platform. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused and growth-oriented, guided by the phenomenally successful Danaher Business System. Working at Videojet, gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging, “stretch” opportunities.


About The Role

We have an exciting opportunity to join Videojet’s highly successful R&D team as a graduate or recent graduate Software Engineer.  In this role the candidate will design, develop and test embedded software and tools for our inkjet printers. The candidate will work join a talented and experienced software team within a wider cross-functional R&D group.  The role includes occasional travel to international R&D and customer sites.  

Key Responsibilities

The role in full will cover of all of the following.  We are looking to recruit for the longer term so a candidate’s ability to grow into this role will be important.  Training will be provided as needed.

•       Member of a Huntingdon-based Scrum Team, reporting to UK Software Team Leader within the wider R&D Software Team.

•       Design and implementation of both embedded software for Videojet ink-jet products and PC-hosted internal tools. 

•       C++ and QML programming (training provided).

•       Fully involved with requirements gathering, specification, estimation, implementation and documentation of software components and solutions.

•       Design for volume production of products that are safe, reliable and meet required industry standards.

•       Participate in technology development, process improvement and technical debt reduction efforts.

•       Participate in technical reviews, feasibility studies and project reviews. 

Job Requirements


Key Requirements

Whilst relevant ink jet experience is desirable, suitably qualified candidates looking to establish themselves in the industry will also be considered.  Training and professional development will be provided.



•       Bright, with a sense of urgency and motivated by achievement.

•       Good Engineering Degree with significant software content

•       Appreciation of Object-Oriented Design and Programming

•       Strong problem-solving capabilities

•       Natural team-player, happy to work within a successful and talented team of experienced Software Engineers


•       C++, GUI, Qt, Python, Javascript

•       Agile, Scrum

•       Embedded, real-time

•       Some knowledge of electronics

•       WindowsCE and Linux

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.


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