Junior Software Engineer

Have you previously developed industrial software in Visual Basic ( VBA )? Through expansion this international technology developer is looking to grow their software development team in the UK. You will also need to be commutable to Aylesbury, or happy to relocate there.

SALARY: £35,000 - £45,000 dependant on your experience

BENEFITS: Excellent benefits package including: PRP bonus after qualifying up to 8% of your basic salary, 5% pension contribution matched, single medical cover, childcare vouchers & gym membership

LOCATION: Aylesbury, Bucks

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Aylesbury, Oxford, Milton Keynes, Hemel Hempstead, Dunstable, High Wycombe, Bletchley, Bicester, Leighton Buzzard, Luton, Tring, Pitstone, London, St Albans, Kings Langley


·Brand new role with an expanding global technology developer
·Excellent exposure to the full software engineering lifecycle development process
·A chance to support multiple industrial market sectors including: Automotive, Defence and Aerospace at offices Globally
·An opportunity to learn languages such as Codesys if you are not already familiar with it

JOB SPECIFICATION - Junior Software Engineer

·Working within a team of experienced Development Engineers, this technology manufacturer has recently spent £200,000 on upgrading their facility in Aylesbury
·You will be expected to bring existing Software development experience into this brand-new role; and take full ownership of your software projects
·As a Software Engineer you will enjoy developing Software for existing and new technology. This could be related to Visual Basic, Codesys, C or C
·Undertake Software testing
·Gain excellent exposure of the full software lifecycle: being able to take complex software from concept, through production and then maintenance
·You will gain good exposure to PCB design layouts and Hardware Design (HMI and CPU including FPGA and SoM) and also software communication design for Bussystem or other suitable Networks

REQUIREMENTS - Junior Software Engineer

·A proven practical background of developing Industrial Software in Visual Basic (VBA)
·Experience with at least one embedded operating system i.e. Microsoft windows or Linux
·You will need to be Applications or Solutions minded so you can solve complex Software related issues
·Be office based in Aylesbury and be prepared to take several short business trips to other European offices in France or Germany where needed to share your Software knowledge


·Experience of the programming language Codesys. This is not that common but easy to learn if you don’t know it already
·C and/or C development is an added benefit here too
·Embedded Linux would also be advantageous
·Some knowledge of the CAN Communication standards. This could be J1939, NMEA2000 or MillCAN

We will consider University Graduates with 1-2 years relevant post graduate work experience as long as you match the above criteria.

Qualifications: HNC/HND/Degree qualified in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or similar. Masters level education would be advantageous but is not essential.


Established in 1976 and employing over 30 people in the UK, this global company employees over 1200 people and has an International network of subsidiaries and representatives covering more than 60 countries. The UK turnover accounts for £4.8m of their £115m turnover (a 6% increase on 2017).

Markets: Offers technical engineering solutions in the following industries: Aerospace, Automotive Manufacturing, Motorsport, Automation & Process Control, Medical Equipment, Pharmaceutical & Food, Commercial Vehicles, Rail, Watercraft & RV, Chemical, Oil & Gas, Renewable Energy, Power Generation, Telecoms, Steel Production, Household, Hobby & Garden.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: applications, solutions, engineer, software, develop, coding, C, C , C#, SMPS, switch-mode, power, supply, replay, solid state, controller, distribution system, distribution module, FPGA, F.P.G.A, PCB, P.C.B, hardware, HMI, CPU, SoM, embedded, firmware, programmer, programming, electronic, microcontroller, development, developer, design, test

Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive retained partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant James Coull quoting Junior Software Engineer and reference JAC12121 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683323 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.