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Senior Software Engineer (LabVIEW)

  • Location: Dorset
  • Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Automation & Controls
  • Function: Software and IT
  • Contact: Chris Mead
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384446128
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 06 September 2022
  • Job Ref: 62071

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer (LabVIEW)

This is an exciting opportunity for a LabVIEW Developer with a good knowledge of NI Hardware to develop their career by working on projects involving state of the art automated test, control and data acquisition systems across many industries, including Aerospace, Defence and Automotive. The successful candidate will join a dynamic company with an excellent reputation in the Test and Measurement industry that actively encourages professional development.

In return for your experience, this Dorset based company will offer you:

  • Competitive salary and pension scheme.
  • Flexible working options.
  • The possibility of making your working week 4 days (39 hours) - a 3 day Weekend!

Responsibilities of the Senior Software Engineer (LabVIEW) will include the following:

  • Developing software principally in LabVIEW and National Instruments Teststand for new test equipment, data acquisition and control systems.
  • Design the overall architecture of the application, ensuring it is maintainable, extensible, reliable and efficient.
  • Train and support less experienced Developers.
  • Participate in Design reviews.
  • Liaise with the other teams and disciplines within the company and customers at all levels to produce requirements and other system documents.
  • Integrate the completed parts of the application into one application and validate the system complete with hardware.
  • Perform Factory Acceptance Testing and Commissioning
  • Work to the company's Quality Procedures.

The Senior Software Engineer (LabVIEW) should have the following skills or experience:

  • Demonstrable experience of software design in the Test & Measurement industry
  • Experience of software design process from development of brief through to final validation
  • LabVIEW & TestStand experience (CLD minimum desirable but professional development is available to the right candidate.)
  • Hardware knowledge, PXI (NI, Pickering, Keysight), Compact RIO, PC, RealTime FPGA.
  • Some electronic hardware design experience preferred
  • Have relevant Industrial experience, ideally within the Automated test, Defence or Aerospace sectors.


The successful candidate must satisfy security clearance requirements - including the last 5 years continual residency in the UK.

For further information on the Senior Software Engineer (LabVIEW) role please contact Chris Mead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446128 or by emailing .


Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.