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  • Graduate
  • Cambridge, UK
  • This position has been filled.

We are offering an amazing opportunity for a motivated graduate to join our team in late summer 2024.

Job Overview

We are looking for a logical thinker who can use their science, engineering or mathematical background to analyse and solve software design challenges across various development projects. Our projects will require a variety of approaches, from theoretical modelling and simulation to hands-on prototyping and testing. This is a consultancy role involving end-to-end development, quality, and testing. You will have the ability to adapt to the appropriate development environment and language for a particular application and client, an aptitude for software architecture and design, code implementation, and testing ready for release.

Your continued development is paramount to us and we will offer tailored guidance and support while you are working on interesting and challenging projects.

You will represent the company through external meetings with clients and suppliers, as well as being an effective member of internal project teams.


You will contribute as part of a team to work on software concept development, detailed design, implementation, documentation, prototyping, testing, and software build and release tasks as required for consultancy projects.

Software development is to be undertaken in accordance with industry standards and working within an ISO 13485 quality management system.

Ideal candidate requirements:
A logical thinker on track to achieve or have a relevant honours degree with a minimum of a 2:1 or equivalent in an engineering, maths, or science-based course. Additionally, you will be able to demonstrate some of the following skills and aptitudes:
  • Good C++ / C#, preferably with some understanding of, or a willingness to learn embedded, desktop, cloud, or mobile programming.
  • Experience of, or an interest in using real time operating systems: e.g. FreeRTOS, WindRiver, QNX, Windows Embedded or similar.
  • A basic understanding of communications protocol design, user interface design, security and cryptography.
  • Fundamental awareness of the principles of software engineering, including specification and verification within the full software development life cycle.
  • A basic understanding or willingness to learn Test-Driven & Behaviour-Driven Development.
  • An ambition to work on software development in medical and diagnostic devices, consumer products, biotechnology, laboratory or test equipment.
  • An ability to communicate ideas, concepts and designs and contribute to design and code reviews.
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In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a range of benefits for all of our employees, including:
  • Competitive salary (dependent on experience)
  • 25 days’ annual leave with the opportunity to buy additional holiday
  • A discretionary profit bonus at the end of our financial year, a portion of which will be tax-free through the EOT model*
  • Generous matched contribution company pension scheme
  • Private healthcare benefit scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Investment in professional development and learning
  • A flexible working policy
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Electric vehicle salary sacrifice scheme

*Being part of an Employee Ownership Trust has various benefits to our team, which we would be happy to share during the interview process.

Application Process

Please visit our Careers Section to find out more about eg technology, career development of our staff, the benefits we offer and testimonies of why it is great working with us.

You can submit your application HERE.

We welcome international applications, but we are unable to offer sponsorship for work permits, so you will need to have the full right to live and work in the UK. Unfortunately, your application will be automatically rejected if you do not have these rights.

If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process, at either application or interview, please contact us.

Please note, all information provided will be stored for a minimum of six months unless permission is granted to hold details for longer.  At no time, will any information be shared with a third party.  For more information, please email us or see our Privacy Policy.

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About eg technology

eg technology is an integrated product design, engineering and development consultancy, based in Cambridge. Our engineers are world-class and have the experience and passion to create exceptional products for our clients which not only make it to market but make a genuine impact once there. We have extensive expertise in product design across MedTech, Lab & BioTech, VetCare, CleanTech, AgriTech, Consumer and Food & Drink sectors.

We are a team of 50 people focused on developing innovative, beneficial, and exciting products for our clients, through electronics, software and mechanical engineering, industrial design, human factors, technical due diligence & project management.

We value teamwork and collaboration. We are client-centric, open, honest and share our ideas, experience and knowledge across projects. This creates a supportive, enjoyable and relaxed environment for our valued team, which we are currently looking to grow.

Does this sound like the place for you? If so, please send us your application.