Ricardo is a global engineering, strategic and environmental consultancy, founded in 1915 our vision is to maximise efficiency and eliminate waste.
With a century of experience delivering excellence and innovation, Ricardo now employs over 2700 engineers, scientists and consultants around the world and it is the passion and expertise of this community, which drives us forward and maintains our position of technical leadership.
As a business, we value respect, integrity, innovation and passion and guided by these values we enable our customers to achieve sustainable growth and commercial success.
Ricardo has close associations with HORIBA Test Automation in the UK who operate part of a globally distributed software development team within the Ricardo Prague offices.
As a team member you will participate in the development of class leading data acquisition, automation and data management software platforms and applications.
Your job would be to develop user interfaces and system components, coding in C# for a Windows desktop target environment.
Knowledge of data management technologies would be an advantage.
We are looking for a new colleague, Software Developer, to join the Horiba Test Automation Ltd. team based in our Prague office.
Design and development of user interfaces and system components for automotive test applications in a .NET 3.x / 4.x desktop environment
Validation and verification testing of application code
Work within an ISO9001 : 2008 certified software development process
Work within global distributed teams, supported by a range of distributed collaboration technologies
Occasional business trips within Europe and to North America
The ideal candidate will have most of the following
Be qualified to degree or equivalent level
Be able to deliver to agreed deadlines
At least intermediate level of English (daily use and communication with native speakers)
Strong teamwork, organizational, oral and written communication skills
Ability to use configuration management, change management and defect tracking tools
Have knowledge of automotive engineering
Knowledge of C# in a Windows desktop environment
UIs using Windows Forms, WPF and HTML5
System architecture and data management
Knowledge of different database technologies
Visual Studio 2008 and higher
XML / XSL
Object Oriented Programming / UML
Software development processes (SCRUM, Kanban) and tools, including source control systems
Additional skills that would be advantageous
Previous industrial experience
Experience of using automated software testing tools
Automated build and unit test technologies
Real-time software development, especially with in a Real-time Extensions for Windows (Interval Zero RTX) environment
Industrial Communication Protocols such as CAN, AK, Profibus, EtherCAT and Modbus
An interesting and varied role within an expanding international company, work with latest technologies
Informal company culture and flexible working hours
Secured bike storage for active cyclists and a nearby cycle track
Modern offices close to city centre (tram, metro B) with variety of restaurants and services in the area
Possibility to travel both to other Ricardo locations and client s sites
Motivating employee benefit package (annual travel transport ticket reimbursement, contribution to life and pension insurance, sport activities, English lessons within working hours, employee interest free loan etc.)
Ricardo is an equal opportunities employer.