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Committed, dynamic and with a passion for precision, we revolutionise the world of measurement and survey.

As a leading global provider of 3D measurement systems covering the micro and macro measurement ranges customers from  manufacturing industries, including machine, automotive and aerospace business, rely on our smart technologies. In a product-development group you support in engineering and implementing optical sensors, controller firmware and servo drive. You are led by curiosity and not afraid to try out new ways and ideas? Join our team and make your visions come true!

Software Engineer (f/m/d) C++ / Computer Vision


This appeals to you

  • Software architecture, design and testing of low-level sensor drivers and components (Win10, Linux)
  • Enhance Multi-thread, TCP/IP libraries (C++) including real-time image processing and filter algorithm
  • Verification and maintenance of high-precision triangulation sensors
  • Participate to system, software concept, architecture and reviews
  • Maintain automated built and test environment (Jenkins)
  • Sensor production tools (C++, C#, .NET), product maintenance and 3rd level support
  • Close collaboration with local and global Hexagon project teams, including occasional travel

This is you

  • Master degree or equivalent qualification in software or electronic engineering
  • 5+ years professional experience in software development (C++), e.g. machine vision
  • Experience with imaging sensors, laser applications and metrology
  • Excellent understanding of firmware design for complex real-time libraries (Windows, Linux)
  • Experience with Ethernet communication, multithreading and device driver development
  • Experience with source control, built process and life-cycle tools (GIT, Jenkins)
  • Knowledge of image processing, compression, OpenCV or metrology as a strong plus
  • Excellent communication skills in English and German

About Us

Our innovative solutions and products are characterised by the highest efficiency and reliability. Help us to improve the future and join us working on a global success story. Find out more about Leica Geosystem, part of Hexagon and become part of something bigger.

How can I apply

If you are interested in this challenging and varied position, then we look forward to receiving your online application! Due to the privacy policy, we accept applications only via the application form. In case you are a recruitment agency please contact us.
Hexagon Technology Center GmbH
Heinrich Wild Strasse
CH-9435 Heerbrugg
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