Software Engineer job – North East

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

This vacancy is a full-time permanent position.

How to apply
Please submit CV to, including daytime telephone number, email address and covering letter.

Closing date
When vacancy filled.

Job description

Metrology Software Products Ltd, based in Alnwick, Northumberland, deliver manufacturing solutions to leading global engineering companies to simplify their most complex problems. MSP are an associate company of metrology group, Renishaw plc who have a global presence in 32 countries around the world.

As a result of our continued growth and expansion, MSP Ltd., are currently recruiting Graduate, Junior and Senior Software Engineers to enhance our product development teams.

The successful applicants will join teams who support internal and external customers in the development of software to be used in conjunction with 5 axis CNC machine tools and CMMs distributed around the world.

The Candidate

Applicants are required to have a thorough understanding of object orientated design and programming, and should be familiar with a variety of programming languages, such as one of the following: C++ (preferred), C, Java, C#.

In addition to this candidates must have the ability to work efficiently within a team and as an individual. The applicant must have strong analytical and conceptual skills, and be able to work under pressure to meet customer deadlines.

The successful candidates will be qualified at degree level or equivalent, ideally in an engineering or scientific discipline, however a flair in software technology and a passion for complex engineering techniques is just as desirable.

It would be beneficial if the applicant had existing knowledge of metrology, CNC machining or manufacturing processes, however MSP will provide full training. Other coveted skills include; 3D geometry and matrix operations, MFC, XML, OpenGL, 3D graphics, HTML, xslt.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a software company providing technology solutions to the broad spectrum of manufacturing industries.

MSP’s expertise and solutions have been deployed in the manufacturing processes of multi-million pound defence contracts, commercial airline production and high end automotive racing teams.