Software Developer

Job Description
  • Develop PC, client/server and cloud based software to support  gas detection instruments and accessories
  • Maintain and support existing products (Sustaining Engineering) 

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Develop and maintain PC, client/server and cloud based software that supports gas detection instruments and applications
  • Programming in Java, SQL, C/C++, assembly and other languages.
  • Taking a key role in new product development and sustaining engineering efforts by providing innovative and robust product designs, technical support, and general engineering services.
  • Creating and developing specifications and designs for new products
  • Participate actively in a coordinated, interdisciplinary team environment, taking ownership of the technical and design aspects of the team effort.
  • Conduct analyses, tests, or investigations as appropriate to ensure compliant, robust designs and to achieve necessary new product acceptance and approvals.
  • Ensure and maintain the integrity of all product output from engineering including documentation, revision control, product regulatory testing and approvals, intellectual property opportunities, etc.
  • Work with labs, outside agencies, vendors, etc. as needed.
  • Assist in budget and resource forecasting for departmental activities and technical projects
  • Use DFSS (Design for Six Sigma) in designing hardware and firmware

Desired Skills and Experience
  • Degree (ie B.Sc or M.Sc) in Computer Science or Computer Engineering is required.
  • 5+ years experience developing PC software
  • Experience with product-to-market lifecycle
  • Experience with Java, C/C++, SQL and relational database design
  • Experience with distributed, network based applications is an asset
  • Demonstrated software design using Java, C/C++ and SQL
  • Practical understanding of database design and troubleshooting
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Project Management skills
  • Knowledge of gas sensor technology, for example pellistor bead sensors, and electrochemical sensors is an asset

Contact RAE Systems

RAE Systems World Headquarters

3775 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95134 USA

Toll Free: 1.877.723.2878
Phone: 408.952.8200
Fax: 408.952.8480
Web Form: Sales and Products.