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C++ Software Engineer

Cockermouth, England, GB

Company: Createc

Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Published on 2022-05-13 13:20

Createc leads technological innovation by combining creative applications of emerging sensor technology, robotics, and algorithms with a focus on commercial success and an entrepreneurial spirit to solve real human challenges.

At its heart Createc is a team of multi-skilled individuals who bridge the gap between academic and industrial approaches: we are defined by a technical capability, not a market; but everything we do is defined and guided by a commercial objective.

We are looking for an experienced software engineer who can take research code and concepts usually prototyped in Matlab or Python and develop efficient production code that will be used in new and existing products and services. You will be responsible for helping to define the architecture, implement, code control and structured testing of the code base.


  • Be involved in all phases of the product development lifecycle (initial requirements, technical specifications, design, implementation, testing and maintenance)
  • Write safe, efficient C++ code
  • Work on various aspects of Createc products and projects.

Essential Skills

  • A deep passion for technology and software development
  • Proficiency within C++ 11/14
  • Familiarity with Standard Template Library, Object Oriented Programming principles and Design Patterns
  • Ability to work with Linux & Unix
  • Strong algorithmic skills
  • Source Control (git, bitbucket)
  • At least 3 years of C++ Software Developing experience.

Desirable Skills / Characteristics

  • Experience in script development (preferably Python)
  • Experience with writing applications that run on embedded systems.
  • Experience in newer versions of C++ (17 or 20)
  • Atlassian products (Jira, Confluence) experience.

Dead line for applications is Monday 30th May. Initial interviews will be help on 6th June with technical assessments being held for successful applicants on Thursday 9th June.

Please be aware that all employees undergo baseline security checks prior to joining the company, this is to meet the requirements of some of our projects.