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Software Engineer

At Andor we a re devoted to accelerating the greatest scientific advancements of our age. It matters to us that the products we develop make a real difference to our customers and contribute significantly to their research. We want to deliver differentiated, accessible solutions to the widest possible scientific research and industrial communities.
The Software Engineer will work in a software development team extending and enhancing Andor’s innovative scientific product portfolio. The role extends to working with a highly skilled and motivated team on developing a cutting-edge software application, helping to gather product requirements, quality testing strategy & development, support for customer queries and production support.

The Software Engineer will have:
BSc/BEng qualification in Electrical and Electronic/Software Engineering or equivalent qualification OR 3 years relevant experience
Experience gained through university or in industry using C++, C# or Java for Windows application development and object orientated design using industry standard techniques and tools

Remote working is currently in place for the team and is expected to continue at least as a hybrid model if not closer to full time working remotely. There are members of the team already aligned to Toronto, Belfast and Zurich so they have been operating as a remote team for a number of years.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Louise Dooley In-House Recruitment Specialist via email to [email protected]

Please apply via this link: Andor Technology - Oxford Instruments Careers (

Why Andor?

Our company values of being Inclusive, Innovative, Trusted and Purposeful are at the core of everything we do for our customers and our teams. At Andor we are innovative, hard working but also a fun place to work with regular events happening such as employee dog walks, quizzes, fitness bootcamps, litter picks in the local area and fancy-dress competitions. We support our employees’ mental health with an extensive Employee Assistance Programme and have Mental Health First Aiders available.

Andor is the global leader in the pioneering and manufacturing of high-performance light measuring solutions, bringing together the latest developments in sensors, electronics, optics and software. Our ground-breaking low light imaging cameras, spectroscopy solutions and microscopy systems are being used to develop cures for cancer, explore deeper into space and examine clean energy sources. We are among the world’s most innovative companies in the Photonics industry, measuring light down to a single photon and capturing events occurring within 1 billionth of a second.

We are part of the wider Oxford Instruments Group which also includes NanoAnalysis, NanoScience, Asylum Research, Plasma Technology, X-Ray Technology, Imaris and Magnetic Resonance. At Oxford Instruments, we enable the world’s leading industrial companies and scientific research communities to image, analyse and manipulate materials down to the atomic and molecular level.

Andor is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all. However, our employment monitoring data tells us that women, individuals from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and people with a disability are currently under-represented therefore, we particularly welcome applications from these individuals. We are committed to ensuring our workplace is a safe, welcoming and inclusive place to work, which is why we subscribe to Equality Charter Marks.
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