Software Engineer

in Zurich, Switzerland

About Distran

Who we are

Distran is a fast-growing, award-winning, Swiss high technology company producing an extraordinary product: a sensor that literally sees the sounds. Our unique product is used by major global players in Oil and Gas, Chemical, Power, and even Space Exploration to detect gas leaks before they become dangerous to either humans or the environment. With strong growth in 35+ countries, our company continues to expand thanks to our amazing people passionate about innovation, climate change, and protecting the environment.

the Distran team at work

Responsibilities for the Software Engineer job

About the role

The embedded software running on our Ultrasound cameras is at the core of Distran technology, with a strong focus on high performance and reliability. Together with the software team, you will help Distran build faster and more sophisticated devices, though simpler and more integrated for our users. In this role your responsibilities will be to:

  • Develop on the core program running on the cameras: performance optimization on ARM, modern C++, Linux distributions
  • Convert signal processing prototypes into high performance production code
  • Ensure the high reliability of the product
  • Develop ad hoc systems needed for process optimisation, automated testing or business functionalities
  • Participate to the team effort in code review, testing, documentation and tasks organization
  • Requirements for the Software Engineer job

    Your profile

  • BSc or MSc in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or related
  • Three years or more experience in software development
  • Strong knowledge of modern C++
  • Good knowledge of Python
  • Linux command line tools
  • Interested in learning new technology stacks and working in a cross-functional environment
  • Fluent English (spoken and written)
  • Optional qualifications:
    • UI, Web UI (QT, GStreamer, WebSocket, ClojureScript)
    • Messaging interfaces (zmq, MQTT)
    • Docker, DevOps
    • Embedded development (ARM, Buildroot, Yocto)
    • GPU (CUDA, OpenCL, OpenGL)

    What we offer

    Bringing groundbreaking innovative technology to a market best-seller is a rewarding social and professional experience. This job is for you if you like to give meaning to your work and have a strong impact on a product, on a company, and on your professional growth. Besides a competitive salary package, since the establishment of our offices, our employees in Zurich have been enjoying working in a multicultural and central location in the heart of a vibrant neighborhood of Zürich, as well as engaging weekly events sponsored by us. Want to join? Please submit your application here.

    Want to join? Please submit your application here.

    Note to agencies

    Distran does not accept unsolicited resumes from any sources other than directly from a candidate. Distran will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited offer, even in a situation where Distran employs the relevant candidate. Agencies must obtain advance written approval from Distran’s Human Resources team to submit resumes, and then only in conjunction with a valid fully-executed agreement for service and in response to a specific job opening. Distran will not pay a fee to any Agency that does not have such agreement in place.

    Offer added/modified on June 23, 2023