Software Engineer Vacancy

From our site in Chichester, Deltex passionately believe the products we design and manufacture make a real difference to people’s lives, by enhancing patient care whilst reducing the overall cost to the healthcare provider. The Software Engineer will play their part in bringing these new products to life. The ideal candidate should be a self-motivated, team player who’s eager to see product development through the full product development cycle from concept to production and out onto the market.

We have a newly created position, within our R&D Team, for a software programmer to assist in the development of application software medical devices. This role necessitates participation in code creation and delivery of robust medical devices for world-wide distribution, whilst meeting required product specifications along with preparation of supporting documentation.

In return we offer a competitive package with additional benefits including; flexible working, a generous holiday allowance,  pension, personal health insurance, death in service benefit, confidential access to an Employee Assistance Programme and we also have a share option scheme in place. 

Responsibilities of the role

Develop software for embedded Linux within a medical device

Responsible for developing safety critical software to IEC 62304 standards

Develop to MISRA C standards.

To support engineers from other disciplines in system development and testing

Follow product development processes as defined in the software development plan

Skills and Experience Required:

Strong ‘C’/C++ programming language skills

Use of ‘Safe C’ subsets e.g. MISRA

Appreciation of the specific challenges of real time systems

Appreciation of Functional Safety e.g. IEC 62304

Appreciation of Safety Critical software is beneficial

Understanding of compilers and linkers

Git source code control

Understanding of TDD, unit testing (GoogleTest) and integration testing

Has the ability to work with others in a cross-discipline team of engineers

Appreciation of software analysis tools (cppcheck, SonarQube) and code coverage tools


Development for Microcontrollers – specifically the STM32 processor.

Understanding of microcontroller hardware

Appreciation of CI/CD within GitLab

Understanding of Linux customisation with Yocto

If you are interested in finding out more about this vacancy please send your updated CV to Marion Lee, Human Resources Director on 

Only CV’s received from direct applicants will be considered.

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