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Vacancy: Software Developer (MES) – UK

Cimlogic is a culture-focused and Investors in People Silver awarded business! We are growing fast and creating great progression opportunities for new staff. If you are looking for an exciting and varied role with excellent career prospects, we want to hear from you.

Cimlogic is currently recruiting an experienced MES engineer/developer to join our ever-expanding technical team in the UK. This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced individual with MES experience and a track record of success, looking to further their career. You will make up part of a global technical team focused on delivering digital manufacturing solutions to FTSE100 and Fortune 500 companies.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Programming & technical skills: C#, MS SQL, ASP.net, JavaScript
  • Development tools & practices: DevOps, Scrum/Agile Methodologies, Automated Testing, Automated Delivery, CI/CD pipelines
  • Problem-solving skills: experience in troubleshooting, fault finding and fixing in operational/ production environments
  • Preferred but not essential: Experience delivering MES solutions
  • Preferred but not essential: Any experience in the MES domain and related technologies/practices, e.g.: Production Dispatching, Detailed Scheduling, Product Tracking and Genealogy, Resource allocations and status, Document Control, Performance analysis, Labour Management, Maintenance Management, Process Management, Quality Management, Data collection, Overall Equipment Effectiveness

Role Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of this role is to produce high-quality software deliverables for MES software projects, working in cross-region teams. Some of the more detailed responsibilities include:

  • Breakdown project design documents into work packets and tasks
  • Participate in daily team scrums, providing status reports and estimations
  • Take part in code and design reviews, both submitting and reviewing solutions
  • Identification and mitigation of risks within the teams’ projects
  • Raise risks, quality issues, scope creep, delays to Project Managers and Ops Leads
  • Development of best practices and technical standards within the department
  • Create and review test methodologies and oversee/partake in testing
  • Understand and create automated unit tests and integration tests
  • Stay up to date regarding current programming technologies and MES developments
  • Assist Solutions Architects and Senior Developers with task estimations and technical risk assessments
  • Participate in the demonstration and discussion of our solutions with Ops Leads, Project Managers and Business Analysts

The ideal candidate will…

  • Take pride in the quality of their work and in exceeding client expectations
  • Will be a good team player who can work autonomously when required
  • Demonstrate a commitment to ongoing self-development
  • Have an ability to quickly assimilate and develop new learning and skills
  • Is proactive and always looking to learn
  • Understands the need to commit and deliver to a timeline, meeting the required quality gates along the way
  • Understands the importance of investing in the development of the team
  • Engages in dialogue with team and customers at a technical level
  • Willing to develop a better understanding of the technologies and subject of MES
  • Consults the Technical Manager about the technical challenges with delivery and suggests methods of improvement

So, why join Cimlogic?

Along with our excellent attitude toward developing technologies, training, and our great team spirit, we regularly reward our team members for their outstanding work ethic. Recent rewards have included: Amazon vouchers, paid team outings, catered lunches and recently we sent one of our employees on a trip to Barcelona.

We also offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Holiday entitlement extending with service length
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company pension
  • Private healthcare/benefits stipend
  • Team social events

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@cimlogic.co.uk

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About Cimlogic

Cimlogic is a leading UK-based provider of Digital Manufacturing Solutions and Services through Manufacturing Execution Systems, Operational Technology, Digital Analytics and client Support Services for high volume blue-chip manufacturing companies across the globe. We have installations in 25+ international locations across many sectors. Most of our clients are FTSE100 or Fortune 500 companies.

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