Waters Principal SW Engineer in Milford, Massachusetts

Waters Corporation is currently seeking a Principal Software Engineer with experience in UX and UI design to join our organization. In this role, the individual will join a dynamic and collaborative environment, encouraging cross team development between other software development and UX groups across the organization. Specifically, the individual will join our R&D organization which develops our Instrument Technologies and have the opportunity to contribute to the design and implementation of our next-generation instrument control application suite.

  • Collaborate with team members to design, implement, test, and document complex front end web frameworks and application level solutions. These solutions will drive networked real-time analytical instrumentation through collaboratively designed communication gateways and back-end services.

  • UX/UI activities to implement designs according to user centered practices

  • Collaborate with team members to investigate, design, implement, test and document strategies and solutions.

The position requires a BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related engineering discipline, with a minimum of 10 years of experience including:

  • Experience with C#, C++ and/or Javascript required.

  • Experience in specification, design, implementation, and testing of instrument driver related software using Visual Studio, C#, .Net, WPF, C++, MFC and other appropriate technologies.

  • Experience with software development tools such as requirement management, source code control and software change tracking.

  • Experience in leadership/coordination/delivery of UI Design activities, including use of appropriate design tools.

  • Experience in leadership/coordination/delivery of UX activities, including use of appropriate prototyping tools and UX techniques.

  • Experience translating user requirements into well-designed software solutions.

  • Experience of successfully working with other functional teams, located both local and globally distributed, developing against project schedules and delivery targets.

  • Working knowledge in Cross-platform Mobile App Development.

  • Hands-on experience developing responsive single page web applications, using technologies like Angular or React

  • Results oriented with the ability to work independently and self-manage.

  • Strong OOP, analytical, and troubleshooting skills.

  • Proficiency in JavaScript and TypeScript

  • Good oral and written communication skills.

  • Additionally desirable: WebSockets, REST, ASync request handling, Agile, Unit Testing and TDD, JSON, GIT, Atlassian, CSS, HTML, Angular 2.0 or greater, Python

Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT), the world's leading specialty measurement company, has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials and food sciences for nearly 60 years. With approximately 7,000 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 31 countries, including 15 manufacturing facilities, and with products available in more than 100 countries.

Waters Corporation's businesses include Waters, TA Instruments, VICAM, ERA, and Nonlinear Dynamics.

Waters creates business advantages for laboratory-dependent organizations by delivering ultra performance liquid chromatography (UPLC), high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), chromatography columns and chemistry products, mass spectrometry systems, laboratory informatics solutions, and comprehensive service programs to enable significant advancement in healthcare delivery, environmental management, food safety, and water quality.

Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our core values at Waters Corporation. Celebrating diversity is important to us. We thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, our customers and our community. Waters is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or protected Veteran status.

HTML5, CSS3/SASS/SCSS, React, Angular, Mobile, Javascript, ES6, Typescript, GIT, NPM, REST, JSON, WebSockets, Responsive Design, Python, JIRA, Atlassian, UX

Company Name: Waters Division

External Company URL: www.waters.com

Street: 34 Maple Street