Staff Engineer, Software

Bothell, WA
July 04 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description

When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.


  • Perform all phases of software development including design, implementation, testing, integration, maintenance of software for the company's cell analysis instruments.
  • Development and support of GUI, analysis, communications, and instrument control software.
  • Interact with biologists to translate scientific research needs into instrument user stories and requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in CS or related field. Master's or Ph.D preferred.
  • 7+ years of experience developing commercially released applications using C#
  • Strong working knowledge of .NET
  • Strong working knowledge of WPF or UWP
  • A passion for writing clean code and following best practices
  • Team player and clear communicator


  • Expert C# skills, including writing real-time multi-threaded software with tasks
  • Knowledge of design patterns
  • Unit Testing and TDD experience
  • Experience implementing software in the MVC, MVVM, or MVP framework

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Electronic imaging
  • Microscopy or biology
  • Strong math or statistics background
  • Cloud (AWS/Azure) and Docker
  • Unity engine
  • QT and Linux

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today


Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.