Senior Software Engineer, Algorithm Development

Thermo Fisher Scientific Singapore,

About the Job

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer, Algorithm development

Reports to: Staff Engineer, Software R&D

Location: Marsiling

Office hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-515pm

What will you do?

You will be working alongside system engineers, firmware engineers, product managers as well as within the algorithm engineering team to develop new or enhance existing algorithms. The algorithms will be used to perform analysis on data collected by the life science instrument. You will learn new technologies such as machine learning and deep learning, and apply these technologies to enhance or add new capabilities to our instruments.

  • Develop world class products and applications for the Life Sciences industry (qPCR, sequencing, etc.)
  • Work independently in a cross functional team to develop software according to specifications and development standards
  • Lead small teams to complete software development projects for Senior Engineer candidates
  • Work in a geographically separated team in different time zones
  • Contribute to innovation and process improvement efforts

How will you get here?


  • Technical degree with 4-5 years of relevant experience as a software professional.


  • Experience in Algorithm development.
  • Completed min. 3-4 full cycle SW projects, as this is a Senior Engineer role.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Technical requirements:

  • Must be well-versed in object-oriented programming.
  • Must be well-versed in both C/C++ and Java language.
  • Must be familiar with engineering mathematics, linear regression, nonlinear optimization, etc.
  • Must be familiar with Matlab.
  • Knowledge in JNI or other similar technologies.
  • Knowledge in Deep learning/Machine learning is preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of image processing is preferred
  • Basic knowledge of optical engineering is preferred

Other requirements:

  • Must possess excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with code management tools, for example, Git.
  • Able to write good unit test.


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