Software Engineer

South Somerset, UK. We're located less than 40 miles from the centre of Bristol.
Dependent on experience
17 Jun 2019
16 Jul 2019
Other, Systems
Oil & Gas

Avalon sciences design and manufacture specialist seismic monitoring tools for the oil and gas industry.  Our surface equipment configures tools and records/displays data for analysis. A vacancy has arisen for a software engineer to help maintain existing software and author software for the next generation of systems. Reporting to the Head of Software and Electronics, you will be joining a small but talented team; you will need to be self-motivated, flexible, and a team player. 

Skills required:

  • C/C++
  • Understanding of the full software development life cycle (UML)
  • Understanding and appreciation of code version control
  • Ability to write and review technical documents


  • Experience/knowledge of embedded systems
  • Experience with the QT framework
  • Experience with the MFC framework
  • Experience with large data sets

Responsibilities (non-exhaustive list)

  • Assist production with the introduction of new products
  • Support and assist in integration and production testing
  • Provide customer support and problem solve on technical matters
  • Attend and actively contribute at design reviews


  • Formal degree or post graduate degree in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering or related subject.

More about us:

We work in a relaxed and friendly environment: as a family-run company, every employee is valued individually and has a unique role. Many people go to the gym together or go running/play football during lunch breaks; we even have a regular team for the local monthly pub-quiz. Many employees have taken advantage of the cycle to work scheme; the roads around our headquarters make for excellent cycling. If you’d like to know more, give us a call or send us an email.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

No recruitment agencies please.

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