Role: Software Engineer
Location: Glasgow, UK
Why this is a great place to work…
It all starts with the people and the culture. You will love working with colleagues who have a genuine desire to innovate and solve complex problems . This keeps us wired. Our culture is one of continuous improvement. We each come into work every day striving to make the organization a little better than it was the day before. We ask the tough questions and push each other to be bold. This occurs in an environment that fosters authenticity and transparency. There are no games. No hidden agenda. No politics. What you see one day is what you will get any other day. Qualitrol associates enjoy the autonomy, breadth of responsibility and creativity that are part of a smaller, entrepreneurial environment while leveraging resources, best practices and career opportunities from a fortune 500 company, Fortive.
Our Engineering teams are vital to the success of our existing and emerging systems platforms. As part of this team, you will be able to develop new products and digital services as well as enhancements to existing ones that deliver on our customers’ experience. You will be asked to share innovative ideas that contribute to our culture of continuous improvement and focus on customer needs.
Most of your time will be spent designing high-quality software solutions to enable digital customer services based on established design standards. You can expect to be the owner and take accountability for the quality of your code. You will become familiar with the markets we operate in and problems our products and services address. You will learn about the challenges and limitations of the existing systems and demonstrate your creativity and problem solving aptitudes as you contribute to technology and system platforms.
Responsibilities include reviewing commercial and technical requirements, analyzing systems architecture and developing code in a variety of programming languages for an enterprise product suite which runs on multiple media platforms. Proven self-motivation, curiosity to learn and creative problem solving is required to be considered.
Here’s where you’ll demonstrate your competencies:
Collaborate with System architects, Product Managers and Sales team members to develop commercial and technical requirements for software applications and middleware used to deliver services to global electric grid customers
Drive code development with a team of system architects to develop high value solutions which delight customers consistent with the Qualitrol brand
Create code that meets Qualitrol coding standards, commercial specifications, and is easy to maintain.
Develop automated test plans for unit and integration tests to ensure that features work per defined use cases
Ensure that all code is documented and reviewed
Use the latest technologies such as code generation, SW containers to reduce implementation time and enhance software portability, AI for data analytics, etc.
Mentor entry level Software developers on engineering and company best practices
Create product using a test-driven design approach
Skills & Experience
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
3+ years of professional product development experience
Clear understanding of software development practices and lifecycles
Have expertise in the following: C++, C#, SQL, Java, HTML, CSS, Multithreading
Have experience with generic messaging, .NET Framework 3.5 and the latest MS Visual Studio tools
Strong knowledge of Object Oriented concepts
Knowledge of service oriented architectures including microservices architecture
Are an independent and motivated self-starter
Work well within teams or individually
Experience with industry best practices
Agile development methodologies
Experience in building scalable enterprise solutions
QUALITROL manufactures monitoring and protection devices for high value electrical assets and OEM manufacturing companies. Established in 1945, QUALITROL produces thousands of different types of products on demand and customized to meet our individual customers’ needs. We are the largest and most trusted global leader for partial discharge monitoring, asset protection equipment and information products across power generation, transmission, and distribution. At Qualitrol, we are redefining condition-based monitoring.
We Are Fortive
Qualitrol Corp is a proud subsidiary of FORTIVE ; a global family of more than 20 industry-leading industrial growth and technology companies, united by a shared purpose: to make the world stronger, safer, and more effective by providing essential technology for the people who accelerate progress. Here, you get the excitement of a “startup” with the stability and predictability of an organization strongly grounded in its roots and with a proven track record of growth. There is no limit to what you can learn, or the impact you can make: for you, for us, for growth .
$7 billion+ in revenue, $1 billion+ in operating profit, and a market cap of $20+ billion
20+ operating companies
Market-leading products in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution
26,000+ employees across 50 countries
Culture based on Fortive Business System, the cornerstone of our competitive advantage
What are the benefits and perks of working at Fortive?
You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. You can view the benefits summary by visiting Fortive Benefits .