Senior Software Engineer


Vaarst
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Up to £95,000 per annum

Job Highlights
  • Are you a seasoned software engineer eager to tackle challenging problems in SLAM, Perception, Robotics, or Computer Vision?
  • As a Senior Software Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in our cross-functional teams, contributing to the entire software development lifecycle.
  • At Vaarst, we’re committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone can thrive.
Job Requirements/Description

Senior Software Engineer - SLAM / Perception

Are you a seasoned software engineer eager to tackle challenging problems in SLAM, Perception, Robotics, or Computer Vision? Do you thrive in dynamic environments, mentoring junior developers and pushing the boundaries of technology? If so, join us and make a significant impact on the future of offshore windfarm inspections!

This role focuses on developing exciting new capabilities to improve and reduce the cost of offshore windfarm inspection, including enhancing our SubSLAM X2 Camera system and autonomous systems.

Within your cross functional teams, you will contribute towards the entire software development lifecycle, including design, implementation, testing and maintenance of our products. Working primarily in C++ and Python, you will employ high quality software engineering principles and practices. You will be actively engaged in building quality solutions within an Agile process, including peer reviews, continuous improvement and integration.

You will collaborate with our in-house Research and Robotics teams to mature cutting edge research into well-tested, production ready code. This role will also give you the opportunity to participate in field trials to test and evaluate new functionality in the real world.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in our cross-functional teams, contributing to the entire software development lifecycle. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Innovative Development: Enhance the SubSLAM X2 Camera system and our autonomous systems, delivering world-class subsea visual inspection capabilities.
  • Technical Leadership: Mentor junior team members, guiding them through complex technical challenges and fostering a collaborative, innovative environment.
  • Hands-On Engineering: Design, implement, test, and maintain high-quality software using C++ and Python, adhering to rigorous engineering principles.
  • Real-World Impact: Participate in field trials, testing and evaluating new functionalities to ensure they meet real-world demands.

Benefits

At Vaarst, we’re committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone can thrive. Our hybrid-remote approach and state-of-the-art Bristol Office Hub provide a welcoming space designed to nurture your creativity, productivity and well-being.

In addition, you’ll get an extensive range of benefits so you can focus on doing your very best work:

  • Flexible, hybrid working so you can work when is best for you
  • 25 days annual leave to start with increasing to 35 days after 6 years + bank holidays
  • Private medical insurance, including Dental, optical which can be extended to your family
  • Career and learning development through paid courses, conferences and events
  • Curiosity fund – up to £500 to spend on learning which is not role related
  • Up to 10% company bonus
  • Pension up to 6% company contribution
  • Life assurance 4X base salary
  • Volunteering day, to give back to your local community
  • Enhanced maternity and adoption leave
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Recognition & rewards for doing great work and living our values and behaviours
  • Flexible working options including, reduced hours, job share, phased return to work, term time working, compressed hours
  • We’re a sociable, tight-knit team with monthly socials
  • Hybrid working, Most teams work in our offices 2+ days a week to collaborate and be hands on with our technology. When you do visit our Bristol office is 10 minute walk from the train station, with a balcony, fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office
Vaarst
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Up to £95,000 per annum

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