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Python Developer - York Instruments
Deadline: Sat 16th December

York Instruments specialises in the research and development of state of the art  neuroimaging technologies. We are based at the Biocentre in York Science Park.

We are looking to recruit a personable and self motivated Python Developer to work
alongside our team creating a magnetic imaging system for medical and research purposes. Working with project leads, your responsibilities will focus on development of many types of software components, from embedded systems through to front end GUIs.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work from the York based office.
  • Work with the Senior Developers to design and implement the software
  • components required by York Instruments products.
  • Work individually to meet the same goals, seeking guidance appropriately.
  • Taking responsibility working with the QA team to ensure that your software meets
  • the high standard we require.

Skills, Knowledge and Experience


  • Degree level qualification or equivalent in a relevant discipline.
  • Good knowledge of Python and Linux.
  • Enthusiasm and the ability to familiarise with new software quickly.
  • Self-motivated and able to work on an individual basis or as part of a team.
  • Ability to effectively manage own day to day tasks, providing timely status reports to
  • Lead Developers.
  • Familiarity with software best practice, for example CI, Git and code review.


  • Knowledge of Qt for developing GUIs.
  • Knowledge of C and other “lower level” languages typically used in embedded
  • systems.
  • Knowledge of Linux networking and related core technologies (SSH, PXE, TCP/IP,etc)

Salary: £22,000 - £28,000

Application details

For further details, to discuss this position or to make an application, please email us at Please note that you will need to show a valid British
passport or other documents that demonstrate you have the right to work in the UK.
Unfortunately we are unable to provide sponsorship for overseas applications.

Applicants should provide a full CV along with a covering letter for the position.

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