199741 - Software Engineer
$61 to $87.00 DOE
6 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Software Engineer for a contract opportunity in Eugene, OR.

We are searching for a talented Software Tech Lead who will help our international team of engineers deliver our next generation Flow Cytometry Instrument. This Software Engineer will oversee our development team and projects ensuring that the goals of the team and projects are met technically and efficiently. Superior problem-solving skills are expected as our technical landscape is complex and immense. Your broad breadth of knowledge and expert depth of knowledge will be leveraged by a team of multi-disciplined engineers. Your strong communication and documentation skills will help organize backlogs, develop schedules, and mentor junior colleagues. This is a full-time position and you may negotiate to work-from-home, hybrid, or onsite work arrangement; but be available to work onsite for one to three weeks at a time, this is a requirement of the job and is vital to instrument development.

Work within an established MVC design pattern to develop a complex UX within an existing C++ MFC framework and advocate for unit testing. Comfortably navigate and program within a polyglot environment including C++, C#, Python, SQL, JSON, etc. Develop database queries and transactions in an SQL backend. Propose, architect and implement application subsystems. Mentor junior software engineers. Architect and implement subsystems using C++, CLR, C#, Python, etc. Develop and optimize embedded C++ code used to drive hardware components. Contribute to and maintain operation of complex fluidic and data acquisition simulators. Optimize multi-threaded and timing sensitive tight loops within native C++ applications. Provide timely, up-to-date, and complete documentation.

5+ years of experience in software engineering and development. Recent and relevant C++ development experience. Demonstrate a thorough understanding of computational theory, multi-threading, code optimization. Previously shipped at least one native application product. Self-motivated and can work efficiently and with few distractions. Excellent communicator as many of our interdisciplinary colleagues work on international teams over many time zones under many domain specialties. Organized, detail oriented and proactive.

Preferred Qualifications:
Demonstrably strong problem-solving abilities. Excellent communication skills (written/verbal)

Accredited BS/BA Degree, Computer Science, Engineering, or Technical Field


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Amy Shook
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x206 or (800) 927-9318 x206

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.